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  • Azerbaijani journalist goes on hunger strike in SIZO

    Ikram Ragimov has announced a hunger strike, demanding an objective consideration of his complaint in court. Despite the deteriorating state of health, he was placed into the dungeon (punishment cell), his relatives have informed.

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  • The "Tangim" Mosque in Makhachkala. Photo by Magomed Akhmedov for the "Caucasian Knot" Believers tell about raid near Makhachkala mosque

    Law enforcers have set up three posts at the "Tangim" Mosque in Makhachkala and checked believers' cars leaving after the Friday namaz (prayer). Nobody was brought to the police stations, the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has reported.

August 10, 2019 09:22

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  • Aliabbas Rustamov. Screenshot of the video by Obyektiv Tv https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKABPKhkGHc Azerbaijani rights defender stops hunger strike in colony

    Aliabbas Rustamov, a rights defender, has stopped his hunger strike demanding conditional early relief (CER) on the 14th day of his protest. He made such a decision in connection with the postponement of the court session and the appeals of the public and his advocate, the journalist. Shakhveled Chobanoglu has informed.

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  • Political analysts explain informational closeness of authorities in Northern Caucasus

    Refusal of direct elections of regional heads leads to informational closeness of the authorities, while the elites are not ready to live in an open society and their mentality does not comply with the realities of the 21st century. This opinion was voiced by political analysts when they were commenting on the low ratings of the information openness of the authorities in Northern Caucasus.

August 09, 2019 14:17

  • People who disagreed with the outcomes of the presidential election came into the streets in Yerevan on March 1, 2008. Photo: Serouj, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3653411 Armenian CoM approves compensation for victims of March 2008 events

    Payments to each victim of the events of March 2008 will amount to 10,500-63,000 US dollars. The exact number of people who suffered during the dispersal of the protests has not been identified, the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) of Armenia reports. Many victims may not receive any compensation, since people were afraid to address doctors for help to register the severity of their injuries for fear of criminal prosecution, lawyer Armen Khachatryan explained.

August 09, 2019 12:39

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