Russia

December 11, 2018 09:11

December 10, 2018 21:23

December 10, 2018 12:14

  • AI's Secretary General supports Oyub Titiev

    On the eve of the court session, scheduled for December 10, on the case of Oyub Titiev, the head of the Grozny office of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial", Kumi Naidoo, the Secretary General of the human rights organization Amnesty International (AI), spoke in Oyub's support. He posted in the Twitter his photo in a T-shirt with Titiev's portrait.

December 09, 2018 10:52

  • Human rights defender Lyudmila Alekseeva dies

    On December 8, Lyudmila Alekseeva, a Russian human rights defender, the head of the Moscow Helsinki Group (MHG), passed away in her 92nd year of age. She often visited Northern Caucasus and criticized the situation with human rights in the region.

December 08, 2018 08:20

  • "Beslan Mothers" point to contradictions in words of Putin and plenipotentiary

    Members of the "Beslan Mothers" Committee want to meet Alexander Matovnikov, the President Putin's plenipotentiary envoy to the North-Caucasian Federal District (NCFD), who has for the first time acknowledged the preparation for the assault of the school captured by terrorists in Beslan in 2004, Aneta Gadieva, a deputy chair of the "Beslan Mothers", has stated.

December 07, 2018 11:40

  • Kadyrov's attacks on "Vnesheconombank" remind feudal law

    The statement of the head of the region about his intention not to repay the credit to the bank is unprecedented and resembles a feudal state, in which not the obligations, but the status, decided everything, the experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" believe.

December 07, 2018 08:30

December 06, 2018 21:49

December 06, 2018 21:22

  • Ingush activists treat decision of Russian CC as political

    The decision of the Russian Constitutional Court, which has legitimized today the change of the Ingush-Chechen border, was made "for the sake of bureaucrats," the opponents of the agreement have stated, threatening the authorities with new protests and appeals to international structures.

December 06, 2018 13:16

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