August 30, 2016 19:39
In the course of presenting his report "Criminal Russia Party", an oppositionist Ilya Yashin stated his readiness to present documents to the court confirming links of the ruling party with criminals.
August 29, 2016 17:56
After receiving appeals from relatives and fellow villagers of the Gasanguseinov brothers, killed by power agents in the Shamil District, the proceedings have been launched, which is conducted under the supervision of the Prosecutor's Office, Ramazan Abdulatipov, the head of Dagestan, has announced.
August 29, 2016 03:28
The authorities of Dagestan are to respond to the murder of two local residents in the village of Goor-Khindakh of the Shamil District. This was stated by residents of Dagestan interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot". The topic associated with the incident in the Shamil District still remains one of the most often discussed in the Dagestan segment of the social network Facebook.
August 29, 2016 02:29
During the week of August 22-28, 2016, five persons were killed in the armed conflict in Northern Caucasus. No wounded were reported. These are the results of the calculations run by the "Caucasian Knot" based on its own materials and information from other open sources.
August 28, 2016 08:19
Tonight, on the outskirts of the village of Ulubi-Aul of the Karabudakhkent District of Dagestan, an armed clash occurred between law enforcers and suspected militants. The counterterrorist operation (CTO) legal regime is still valid within the territory of the Karabudakhkent District.
August 27, 2016 21:55
Operative-and-search activities are conducted in the Karabudakhkent District of Dagestan, where the counterterrorist operation (CTO) regime has been introduced.
August 27, 2016 16:50
Today, people celebrate the day of the memory of Hadji Murad, a participant of the Caucasian War, in his homeland in the Khunzakh District of Dagestan. In the republic, many people treat Hadji Murad with his bright biography as a symbol of struggle against oppression. This was stated by the experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".
August 26, 2016 16:54
Gasangusein and Nabi Gasanguseinov, killed in the village of Goor-Khindakh of the Shamil District of Dagestan, had no connections with militants. The law enforcement bodies are to bear responsibility for their killing. This was stated by villagers in their open letter addressed to Vladimir Putin, the General Prosecutor's Office and the Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation (ICRF).
August 26, 2016 08:17
On August 25, the court extended by two other months the house arrest of Makhmud Velitov, Imam of the Moscow mosque "Yardyam", whose statements about Abdulla Gappaev, a religious figure killed in Kizlyar, were treated by investigators as a public justification of terrorism. The Imam's defence intends to appeal against the court's decision.
August 26, 2016 08:00
In Dagestan, a man was killed in a shootout on the outskirts of the village of Gubden. No information is reported concerning victims among law enforcers.
August 30, 2016 21:46
Rights defenders report about hunger strike of 108 migrants in Sochi
August 30, 2016 19:39
Yashin states readiness to sue critics of his report
August 30, 2016 19:07
Power agents report prevention of attempt on Imam Tsechoev
August 30, 2016 16:36
Yashin accuses ruling party of supporting criminals in Southern Russia
August 30, 2016 13:45
Combat engineers deactivate bomb in a car in Ingush village
August 30, 2016 12:45
Circassians ask Veniamin Kondratiev to help Syrian refugee continue her education
August 30, 2016 07:08
PFPA leader Ali Kerimli claims threat of his arrest
August 30, 2016 05:36
In Rostov-on-Don, two men sentenced for recruiting fighters for Syrian militants
August 30, 2016 03:07
In Gukovo, number of hunger-strikers decreases to 64 people
August 30, 2016 00:28
In Volgograd, 150 signatures collected under petition against liquidation of "Volya" Party
August 24, 2016 19:43
The men killed in a shootout in the Shamil District were identified as blood brothers Nabi Gasanguseinov and Gasangusein Gasanguseinov. This was reported by a source from the law enforcement bodies.
August 26, 2016 19:21
About 1900 miners out of more than 2200 workers of the "Kingcoal" group of companies, some of whom are involved in the hunger strike, have submitted their details to the "Regional Development...
August 25, 2016 16:54
Mikhail Abramyan, Secretary of the Krasnodar branch of the "Communists of Russia" Party, and party members Yuri Yankin, Olga Zaruba, and Igor Minin demanded the resignation of the Governor of the...
August 24, 2016 15:09
Andrei Babushkin, a member of the Human Rights Council (HRC) under the President of Russia, has published an open letter to the HRC Chairman with a request to support Kuban farmers detained in the...
August 23, 2016 16:05
The defence and representatives of the Avetisyan family's successors will solve the question of challenging the sentence of Valery Permyakov after they get the judicial act at hands.
August 29, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 22-28
August 22, 2016 09:10
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 15-21
August 15, 2016 08:30
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 8-14
April 17, 2015 15:35
Azerbaijani journalist, author of the series of journalist reports dealing with state-level corruption in Azerbaijan. On October 24, 2012, she was awarded the Courage of Journalism Award founded by...
May 09, 2014 10:37
On July 9, 2013, in the outskirts of Makhachkala, our colleague, a "Caucasian Knot" correspondent Akhmednabi Akhmednabiev, was shot dead. He set the bar high: being in one of the hottest regions of...
January 18, 2014 04:46
Andrei Rudomakha is a social activist, a coordinator of the NGO "Ecological Watch for Northern Caucasus", Chairman of the Krasnodar Regional Branch of the "Yabloko" Party, a member of the...
January 18, 2014 01:28
Suren Gazaryan is an activist of the public organization "Ecological Watch for Northern Caucasus", who was fighting for the preservation of the environment of the Krasnodar Territory, despite being...
April 17, 2015 20:36
Prosecution of human rights defenders and civil society activists in Azerbaijan
December 29, 2014 19:15
Imarat Kavkaz (Caucasus Emirate)
November 27, 2014 23:52
Caucasians in the ranks of IS (ISIL)
July 08, 2014 19:51
Kutaev's case: chronology and details
December 30, 2013 10:44
Terror acts committed by suicide bombers in the territory of the Russian Federation
December 20, 2013 19:10
Persecutions of civil society activists in Krasnodar and Sochi
December 16, 2013 11:36Decree of the President of the Russian Federation N 686 "On the use of high security during the XXII Olympic Winter Games and XI Paralympic Winter Games of 2014 in Sochi"
December 06, 2011 23:00Joint Statement by the Heads of Delegation of the Minsk Group Co-Chair Countries and the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan
July 13, 2009 02:00Divided Europe Reunited: promoting human rights and civil liberties in the OSCE region in the 21st century
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December 15, 2005 11:59US House of Representatives Resolution on Russia's New NGO Legislation
August 30, 2016 21:46Rights defenders report about hunger strike of 108 migrants in Sochi
August 30, 2016 16:36Yashin accuses ruling party of supporting criminals in Southern Russia
August 30, 2016 07:08PFPA leader Ali Kerimli claims threat of his arrest
August 30, 2016 03:07In Gukovo, number of hunger-strikers decreases to 64 people
August 29, 2016 20:52Kuban farmers refuse to appeal against their arrest
August 29, 2016 17:56Abdulatipov instructs Prosecutor's Office to supervise Gasanguseinovs' case
August 29, 2016 14:30Investigation into Varvara Karaulova's case completed
August 29, 2016 03:28Residents of Dagestan urge authorities to respond to murder of Gasanguseinov brothers
July 30, 2016 22:41
Yerevan marcher hospitalized with burns (+video)
July 20, 2016 23:11
Police used tear gas in Yerevan (+video)
July 20, 2016 01:11
Activists built barricades in Yerevan (+video)
June 28, 2016 14:03
Ramazan Rashidov's relatives doubt version of car explosion (+video)
June 21, 2016 16:55
Volgograd activist holds picket against inaction of prosecutor’s office (+video)
August 26, 2016 16:45Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern caucasus in July 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
August 11, 2016 12:59Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 2 of 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
August 08, 2016 18:08Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in june 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
June 27, 2016 11:41Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in may 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
June 14, 2016 11:18Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in April 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
May 10, 2016 15:12Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 1 of 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
May 10, 2016 14:51Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in March 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
April 05, 2016 00:00Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in February 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
March 21, 2016 14:49Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in January 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
February 10, 2016 16:08Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for a period of 6 years