November 04, 2019 22:08

  • The National Unity Day in Vladikavkaz. Photo by Emma Marzoeva for the Caucasian Knot National Unity Day splits residents of Southern Russia

    Amid the events organized by the authorities on the National Unity Day, many residents of the southern regions of Russia said they did not understand the meaning of the holiday. Some of them recalled with nostalgia the celebration of November 7, and residents of Ingushetia considered it more appropriate to pay tribute to the memory of victims of the Ossetian-Ingush conflict.

November 04, 2019 18:09

  • Dagger, Chechnya, Grozny. Photo: REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Chechen woman apologizes in public for honour killing report

    A resonance video reporting about a murder by an uncle of a teenage girl caught while behaving inappropriately is a lie, says a mother of the child. The woman confessed that she herself had disseminated the information. The incident will negatively affect the fate of the disgraced teenage girl, residents of Chechnya believe.

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  • Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of October 28-November 3, 2019

    Recognition by the US of the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire; events in memory of victims of political repressions in Southern Russia; assassination of a top-ranking Ingush police officer in Moscow, – see the review of these and other events in the Caucasus during the week of October 28-November 3, 2019, prepared by the "Caucasian Knot".

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  • Ibragim Eldjarkiev, the head of the Ingush Centre for Combating Extremism (CCE). Photo: Ministry of Internal Affairs for the Republic of Ingushetia, https://06.xn--b1aew.xn--p1ai/ Blood feud version voiced out after Eldjarkiev's murder

    The murder in Moscow of Ibragim Eldjarkiev, the head of the Ingush Centre for Combating Extremism (CCE), was committed amid his conflict with the followers of Sheikh Batal-Hadji, one of whose leaders was killed in 2018, sources inform.

November 03, 2019 11:45

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  • Screenshot of the post about the picket in Hamburg on November 2, 2019. Picket demanding to free Ingush activists held in Germany

    On Saturday, November 2, the German city of Hamburg hosted a picket, held by members of the local Ingush Diaspora. They spoke about the tragic historical events in Russia related to Ingushes, as well as about the activists arrested in Ingushetia.

November 03, 2019 11:22

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  • The 102nd Russian military base in Armenia. Photo by the press service of the Southern Military District Russian Embassy criticizes Armenian media for campaigning against Gyumri Base

    Publications against the deployment of a Russian military contingent in Armenia threaten the interrelations of the two countries, the Russian Embassy to Armenia has stated. In their turn, Armenian journalists assert that there are no political forces and media in Armenia that would purposefully advocate a break with Moscow.

November 02, 2019 11:14

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  • Visit of NKR's official to USA causes Azerbaijan's protest

    Earl Litzenberger, the US ambassador to Azerbaijan, was invited to the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and served a note of protest against the visit to the USA of Masis Mailyan, a representative of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR).

November 02, 2019 10:16

November 02, 2019 10:07

  • Islam Kadyrov threatens a woman. Photo: screenshot of the video by the Grozny TV channel Video with Islam Kadyrov and electric shocker reveals legal gaps

    The use of special means, such as an electric shocker (stun gun), is allowed to law enforcers, but not to a city mayor. However, Russia has no precedents of criminal prosecution for the unlawful use of a stun gun, lawyers said in their comments to the scandalous video with Islam Kadyrov, a former Grozny Mayor.

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