October 20, 2016 17:05

  • In Moscow, participants of Muslim forum criticize Grozny fatwa

    Differences of opinions among Muslims note the richness of Islam and should not result in conflicts. This was stated by participants of the forum held in Moscow and aimed at rapprochement of schools of Sharia laws. According to interviewed forum participants, the Grozny fatwa will not affect the situation in the Islamic society and will not prevent the radicalization of young people.

October 20, 2016 10:03

October 20, 2016 02:15

October 18, 2016 12:46

October 18, 2016 11:05

  • CTO in Derbent aimed at searching extortionists

    Power agents have conducted a counterterrorist operation (CTO) in the city of Derbent within the inquiry into cases of extorting tribute from owners of fuelling stations, said a local law enforcement source.

October 17, 2016 21:06

  • Relatives of missing Dagestanis blame law enforcers for inaction

    Participants of the rally in Makhachkala have stated that there is no answer from power agents about the whereabouts of their missing relatives-residents of Dagestan; they called on state officials and law enforcers to obey the law, and on the republic's women to unite around the problem of kidnappings and extrajudicial executions.

October 17, 2016 10:38

October 17, 2016 10:29

  • At least eight armed incidents occur in area of Derbent since early 2016

    According to the calculations run by the "Caucasian Knot", the armed clash taking place on October 16 in Derbent during the counterterrorist operation (CTO) has become at least the eighth armed incident in the area during the year of 2016. In total, eight armed clashes killed 16 and wounded other 41 people.

October 17, 2016 03:51

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Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for the period of 6 years.

Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for the period of 6 years

Over the past six years, from 2010 to early 2016, the number of victims of the armed conflict in the North Caucasus has decreased significantly. A stable tendency for reduction of the number of people killed and injured in the regions of the North Caucasian Federal District is shown in the infographics below, prepared by the "Caucasian Knot" and based on its own data and open sources information. By clicking each figure, you can see distribution of casualties in the center of the circle, divided by categories such as security forces, militants, and civilians.


Firearm incidents and victims in Northern Caucasus

Infographics. Statistics of victims

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