North-Caucasian Federal District

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.

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October 19, 2016 18:39

  • "" project coordinator states his kidnapping

    Unidentified persons kept Anton Drozdov, the coordinator of the project "" and a member of the Committee for Civil Rights, in their apartment for four days. The project is engaged, among other things, in problems of human rights violations in jails of Southern Russia.

October 19, 2016 15:15

  • In Grozny, authorities treat woman seeking help from Ramzan Kadyrov as a deceiver

    After a check, officials from the Grozny Mayor's Office have called a deceiver Birlant Dakaeva, who appealed to Ramzan Kadyrov for help to solve her housing problem. A panel house, in which, according to the woman, she lived, was demolished. The story of Birlant Dakaeva once again shows that an appeal to Ramzan Kadyrov can result in public humiliation, note residents of the Chechen Republic interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".

October 19, 2016 13:21

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October 19, 2016 09:50

  • Karpyuk and Klykh sign agreement on unified defence

    At the consideration of their appeal complaint by the Supreme Court of Russia, the citizens of Ukraine Nikolai Karpyuk and Stanislav Klykh, convicted on charges of involvement in the first Chechen war on the militants' side, will be defended by three advocates.

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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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