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  • An ambulance car. Photo One man killed by gas explosion in Dagestan

    Today, one man fell victim to a gas explosion that occurred in an apartment building in the village of Endireiaul; he died on the way to the hospital, the Dagestani Ministry of Public Health (MPH) has stated.

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February 19, 2018 18:21

  • A shooter. Iraq. Photo: REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic Political analysts doubt close links of Kizlyar gunman with IS

    The shooter at believers at the Kizlyar church was a "lone wolf", not directly linked with the "Islamic State" (IS), a terrorist organization banned in Russia, which has claimed responsibility for the attack, assert the experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot". Earlier, the IS reported the attack of its supporters on law enforcers only.

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  • Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of February 12-18

    Investment Forum in Sochi; law enforcers' CTO and shooting of holidaymakers in Dagestan; Saakashvili's deportation from Ukraine to Poland; celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Karabakh liberation movement, – read the review of these events in the Caucasus that happened during the week of February 12-18, 2018, prepared by the "Caucasian Knot".

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  • The surveillance footage. Photo: screenshot of the video published by Mash Sources treat Kizlyar shooter as IS member

    The man who shelled people in Kizlyar was a member of the "sleeping unit" of the "Islamic State" IS), a terrorist organization banned in Russia by the court, sources have stated.

February 18, 2018 20:32

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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

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