Price of Olympics

July 14, 2019 10:08

  • Ingush residents disappointed with detention of local activist

    Activist Zarifa Sautieva has become the first woman detained after rallies in Ingushetia, and that is a blatant fact for the Caucasus, users of social networks emphasize. Local residents noted that they were hoping in vain for an end to the persecution of activists after the change of power in the republic.

May 27, 2019 11:26

  • Two arrested Ingush activists released

    Ibragim Muzhakhoev and Adam Azhigov, participants of protests in Ingushetia, have been released from the SIZO (pre-trial prison) under the recognizance not to leave. They were arrested in early April within the case of attacking policemen during protests in Ingushetia.

March 02, 2019 08:22

  • Flooding in Sochi linked with Olympic construction

    The Sochi authorities claim that there is no danger to townspeople living near the Kepsha River. Activists have linked the flooding in Sochi with large-scale extraction of gravel from the river and the construction of Olympic facilities.

November 14, 2018 08:21

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December 06, 2017 11:06

  • Ramzan Kadyrov: Chechen athletes not to compete at Olympic Games

    On December 5, Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of Chechnya, announced that athletes registered as residents of Chechnya would not compete under a neutral flag at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. The Chechen leader's statement was made against the backdrop of the discussions to boycott the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.

November 24, 2017 21:52

  • Russian national team loses its first place at Sochi Winter Olympics

    Today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has deprived four Russian athletes of their medals won at the 2014 Winter Olympics Games in Sochi, stating that they had violated the anti-doping rules. After cancellation of their results, the Russian team lost the first place in the medal standing of the Games.

August 19, 2017 07:00

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