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  • Landslide at the "Volgograd Arena" Stadium. Photo by Vyacheslav Yaschenko for the Caucasian Knot. Experts report mistakes in design of "Volgograd Arena" Stadium

    A slope at the "Volgograd Arena" Stadium was subjected to erosion due to shortages of storm sewage system, reported Sergey Kamin, the director of the project "Construction of Stadium in Volgograd". Engineers should have calculated the reserve capacities of a storm sewage system, believes Igor Shkopinsky, the chairman of the board for the "Rosgrazhdanproekt" design and survey institute.

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  • Ramazan Aliev. Photo: press service of the Dagestani Administration and Government Dagestan: Ramazan Aliev's arrest extended

    Ramazan Aliev, the former deputy Prime Minister of Dagestan, has been charged with abuse of authority, and his arrest has been extended up to two months, reports a source from the Dagestani law enforcement bodies.

July 16, 2018 17:39

  • Mine. Photo: Georgian authorities stop Mindeli Mine operation after miners' deaths

    The Georgian government has pronounced the decision to suspend the operation of the Mindeli Mine in Tkibuli. Today, according to the preliminary version voiced by investigators, a methane explosion has occurred and four persons have been killed. The trade unions believe the authorities pronounced the decision to stop the mine operation too late.

July 16, 2018 17:32

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  • Mine. Photo: Sputnik / Alexei Kudenko
Four miners perish in Tkibuli

    The Georgian Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has launched an investigation into an accident at the Mindeli mine, as a result of which four persons have been killed and six others have been injured today.

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  • Mohamed Salah (centre), a player for the Egyptian national team, takes part in Saudi Arabia v Egypt match. Photo: REUTERS / Ueslei Marcelino Muslims of Egypt and Iran got no support from Caucasus at FIFA World Cup

    The participation of Muslim teams, namely, of the national teams of Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Iran, in the FIFA World Cup aroused no surge of interest in Northern Caucasus, even taking into account the accommodation of the Egyptian team in Chechnya. This opinion was voiced by the experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".

July 16, 2018 11:20

  • Natalia Estemirova. Photo: HRC 'Memorial' Telegram Channel Rights defenders mark anniversary of Natalia Estemirova's murder

    On the ninth anniversary of the death of Natalia Estemirova, a member of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" in Chechnya, rights defenders have declared their willingness to continue fighting to release their colleague Oyub Titiev, accused of drug possession.

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