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March 19, 2019 16:49

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  • Oyub Titiev and Marina Dubrovina, an advocate. Photo by the "Caucasian Knot" EU urges to release Oyub Titiev

    The sentencing of Oyub Titiev is directly connected to his human rights work, and the head of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" office in Grozny is to be released immediately, the European Union states.

March 19, 2019 12:59

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  • Logo of the Amnesty International, screenshot of the website https://www.amnesty.org AI condemns sentence to Oyub Titiev

    The trial of Oyub Titiev, the head of the Grozny office of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial", held in Chechnya, has demonstrated all the evils of the Russian justice, Mary Struthers, Director of the Amnesty International (AI) for Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

March 19, 2019 07:34

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  • Arman Tatoyan, the Armenian Ombudsman, saw the man detained for a violation of the border with Azerbaijan. Photo by the press service of the the Armenian Ombudsman http://www.ombuds.am/media/pashtpann-aycelel-e-sahman-hatac-adrbejani-qaxaqacun.html Armenia agrees to meeting of wounded Azerbaijani with his family

    The National Security Service (NSS) of Armenia has expressed its readiness to ensure Alvin Ibragimov, detained at the border with Azerbaijan, to meet his relatives, guaranteeing their safety. The detainee was operated on after receiving his wound and is in satisfactory condition, Arman Tatoyan, the Armenian Ombudsman, wrote on his Facebook.

March 19, 2019 07:31

  • Brother treats sentence to Oyub Titiev as cruel

    The trial of Oyub Titiev was a great stress for the family, Yakub, a brother of the head of the Grozny office of the Human Rights Centre "Memorial", has stated. Yakub told about the pressure at the start of the trial.

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  • Editor of azadxeber.org website Nidjat Aliyev. Photo by Aziz Karimov for the Caucasian Knot Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of March 11-17, 2019

    Major pardonings in Azerbaijan; special operation in the Stavropol Territory; death of a Georgian citizen after his detention on the border with Abkhazia; court's decision on a claim filed by Vremenny villagers and meeting of Salafi mosque's delegates with the Prosecutor in Dagestan; hunger strike of Gukovo miners, – see the review of these and other events in the Caucasus during the week of March 11-17, 2019, prepared by the "Caucasian Knot".

March 18, 2019 13:08

  • Oyub Titiev in the court room. Photo: screenshot of the video by the "Caucasian Knot" Ten signs of fabrication in Oyub Titiev's case reported before verdict

    On March 18, in Chechnya, a court will pronounce the verdict to Oyub Titiev, the head of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" office in Grozny. The defence has managed to draw attention to the trial, and that fact will positively affect the Oyub Titiev's reputation and security, his advocate believes. The HRC "Memorial" presented 10 facts proving the falsification of the Oyub Titiev's case.

March 18, 2019 13:02

March 18, 2019 12:59

Relatives of Chechen young men shocked by secret verdict

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