Russia

July 19, 2019 19:16

July 18, 2019 08:34

  • Analysts compare appointments in Kadyrov's administration with Kremlin's cadre practices

    Idris Baisultanov, a Ramzan Kadyrov's cousin, has become a deputy to his fellow villager Galas Taimaskhanov, appointed earlier to the post of the head of the administration of the head of Chechnya. This demonstrates the family-clannish cadre policy that is characteristic not only of Chechnya, but also of the federal authorities, the experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" believe.

July 17, 2019 14:06

July 17, 2019 08:39

  • Kadyrov copies Putin's practice of manual ruling

    Authorities of Chechnya are promptly solving residents' problems voiced out on air of the programme with Ramzan Kadyrov broadcast on the local TV. Kadyrov has entirely copied the practice of "Direct Lines" with Putin, the political analysts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" have noted.

July 17, 2019 08:30

July 16, 2019 17:40

July 16, 2019 07:51

  • Oyub Titiev comes to work for HRC "Memorial" in Moscow

    After his release from imprisonment, Oyub Titiev, the former head of the Grozny office of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial", will continue working in Moscow; he will deal with human rights issues in Chechnya and Russia.

July 15, 2019 10:46

July 14, 2019 10:12

  • Social network users discuss evacuation of 33 children from Iraq

    The Russian authorities took away from a Baghdad prison 33 children, whose mothers were sentenced or suspected of involvement in the ranks of militants. Social network users argue about whether those children should be transported to Russia. Residents of Chechnya, where nine of the children were brought, blamed Ramzan Kadyrov for self-PR actions.

July 12, 2019 11:20

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