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  • Screenshot of the computer game Computer game about war in the Caucasus causes claims of Ingush authorities

    The Ministry of National Policy of Ingushetia has called on the power structures of its country to hold the authors of the computer game about the fight of Ossetian-Ingush troops accountable for inciting interethnic hatred. The author has objected that the idea of the game is not related to the Ossetian-Ingush conflict.

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  • Ikram Ragimov. Photo: screenshot of the video Court leaves Azerbaijani journalist, Ikram Ragimov, in custody

    A court in Baku has dismissed the motion of the defence to change the freedom restriction measure of Ikram Ragimov, a journalist, whose health condition has worsened because of his hunger strike. The court has also refused to re-investigate his case, while Ragimov has stated that he will continue his hunger strike.

August 28, 2019 23:44

  • Djambulat Umarov. Photo by the press service of the the Ministry of Press of Chechnya Social network users reprove Chechen minister for threats

    The enmity among Chechens and Dagestanis is incited not by the invitation of Ramzan Kadyrov to a duel, but by the unrestrained reaction to this invitation, say commentators to the statement of Djambulat Umarov, the Minister for National Policy of Chechnya.

August 28, 2019 23:35

  • The border between Georgia and South Ossetia. Photo: REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili South Ossetia opposes construction of Georgian border checkpoint

    Border guards have held a raid of armoured vehicles near the village of Tsnelis, where Georgian militaries are erecting a checkpoint, the South-Ossetia Committee for State Security (known as the KGB) has reported. Georgia has violated the border and committed an act of aggression, the South-Ossetian Parliament has announced.

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  • Ikram Ragimov. Photo from his personal account on Facebook CPJ calls on Azerbaijan to release journalist Ikram Ragimov

    Ikram Ragimov, an Azerbaijani journalist, who continues his hunger strike in SIZO (pre-trial prison), complains about health problems, his brother reports. Ikram Ragimov is sentenced for his professional activities and should be released, the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) declares.

August 28, 2019 18:49

  • Martin Sonneborn, a member of the European Parliament (on the left), and Masis Mailyan, Foreign Minister of Nagorno-Karabakh, on August 27, 2019. Photo by the European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy (EAFJD), Azerbaijan includes a MEP in "black list"

    Martin Sonneborn, a member of the European Parliament from Germany, is declared persona non grata because of his visit to Nagorno-Karabakh without permission from Azerbaijan. This was reported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of Azerbaijan.

August 28, 2019 12:45

  • The official meeting in the cinema hall "Chermen" during the celebration of the 11th anniversary of the recognition of the South Ossetia's independence by Russia. Photo by Anna Dzhioyeva for the "Caucasian Knot" South Ossetia celebrates Independence Day

    On the day of the recognition of the South Ossetia's independence, a solemn meeting, an exhibition of paintings, a tasting of national cuisine, and a concert took place in the republic. The recognition of the South Ossetia's independence gave a sense of security to local residents, political analysts note.

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  • Djambulat Umarov. Screenshot of the video Threats of Chechen minister exacerbate debates on Imam Shamil in social networks

    After a social network user had invited Kadyrov to a duel, Djambulat Umarov, the Chechen Minister for National Policy, has warned network users against insulting the head of the republic. "These brave men run the risk of crawling at his feet and begging pardon," the Minister has warned. Umarov's words resulted in a new round of mutual claims of Dagestanis and Chechens in social networks.

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August 27, 2019 23:50

Relatives of Chechen young men shocked by secret verdict

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