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  • A press conference on Oyub Titiev's case. Photo: screenshot of the video by the Human Rights Centre "Memorial" Defence reports major violations in Oyub Titiev's case

    Advocates of the head of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" office in Grozny, accused of possessing marijuana, have conducted an experiment, which, according to them, indicates falsification in the case. In particular, the defenders believe it was impossible to remove the scotch tape from the package allegedly found with Oyub Titiev in a way it was presented in the case.

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  • Giorgi Lukava. Photo: screenshot of the video 1tv.ge https://1tv.ge/ru/news/georgij-lukava-zajavljaet-chto-ne-vinoven-v-tom-v-chem-ego-obvinjala-abkhazskaja-storona/ Abkhaz CC put a full stop in Lukava's pardoning

    The president's decree to pardon Giorgi Lukava complies with the norms of the country's constitution, and the head of Abkhazia acted within the bounds of his powers, the Abkhaz Constitutional Court (CC) has explained.

March 06, 2019 10:21

  • Conflict at Yerevan State University turns into criminal case

    At night on March 4, student activists captured the video blogger Narek Malyan, their opponent in the conflict over the resignation of the rector of the Yerevan State University (YSU) and try to throw him into a garbage bin. They explained their actions by the "revolution logic," but they were condemned by the country's Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. A criminal case on hooliganism was opened.

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  • Organizers of the conference: Mufti Ravil Gainutdin, A Just Russia's chairman Sergey Mironov, and an MP Gadjimurad Omarov. Photo by Rustam Djalilov for the "Caucasian Knot" Soviet authorities' policy on Islam left traces in Caucasus

    The extermination of the clergy and the destruction of mosques in the Soviet years resulted in the appearance of radical preachers, Damir Mukhetdinov, the rector of the Moscow Islamic Institute, has stated at the conference "The History of Islam in Russia: Comprehension with Look into the Future".

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  • Residents of the village of Tissi-Akhitli near the ashes. Photo by the press service of the administration of  the Tsumada District http://www.mo-tsumada.ru/index.php/novosti/munitsipalitet/1917-news1334 Kadyrov's help to fire victims reminds of Chechen-Dagestani border (+video)

    The head of Chechnya has never allocated such large amounts of money from the Akhmat Kadyrov Fund to residents of Dagestan like to the fire victims in the Tsumada District, where residents are concerned about the demarcation of the Dagestani-Chechen border, Malik Butaev, a journalist, has noted. In his turn, Dmitry Lomilov, a lawyer, has pointed out that usually charitable foundations do not provide help in cash, especially in such large volumes.

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