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March 03, 2019 10:33

  • NKR claims 200 shelling attacks on its positions

    During the period from February 24 to March 2, 2029, Azerbaijani militaries fired more than 3000 shots at the positions of the Defence Army of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR), its Ministry of Defence (MoD) has claimed.

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  • Azerbaijani activist Guseinov arrested for 30 days

    Rafael Guseinov was again placed under administrative arrest in the Apsheron District just four days after his release, his father has reported, adding that the police failed to explain the reason for his son's new arrest.

March 02, 2019 19:03

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  • Grigory Karasin, Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia. Screenshot from video broadcasted by the "Echo of the Caucasus", Karasin's statements on Georgia-NATO relations trigger Tbilisi's reaction

    Grigory Karasin, a Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia, has warned the Georgian authorities about the "unpleasant surprises" that could be caused by Georgia-NATO cooperation. Georgian politicians have treated this statement as a hidden threat. However, the official Tbilisi abandoned any harsh retaliatory rhetoric.

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  • Kepsha River. Photo by Svetlana Kravchenko for the Caucasian Knot Flooding in Sochi linked with Olympic construction

    The Sochi authorities claim that there is no danger to townspeople living near the Kepsha River. Activists have linked the flooding in Sochi with large-scale extraction of gravel from the river and the construction of Olympic facilities.

March 01, 2019 21:24

  • Arkadi Akopyan (second from right) in the hall of the Supreme Court of the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic, March 1, 2019. Photo by Lyudmila Maratova for the Caucasian Knot KBR's SC closes Akopyan's case

    The Supreme Court (SC) of the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic (KBR) has decided that after the mitigation of the article on extremism, there was no crime element in the case of Arkadi Akopyan, a believer of Jehovah's Witnesses, the religious organization, recognized as extremist and banned by the court decision.

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  • Law enforcer. Photo: Yulia Simatova / Yugopolis Rights defenders make film about torture of four Anapa residents

    The film "Extreme South", the presentation of which is scheduled for March 2, tells about the fate of four residents of Anapa, who were tortured and became figurants of a criminal case on robbery. For the fourth year, they are under house arrest, whereas there is not a single suspect in the torture case, the Committee against Torture (CaT) has informed.

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  • LJ at 2018 Big Love Show. Photo: Okras/Элджей#/media/File:Элджей_(5)_на_Big_Love_Show_2018_в_СПб.jpg HRW: Russia introduces censorship of youth music

    The Human Rights Watch (HRW) has made a statement in the context of cancellation of concerts and authorities' interference into the concert activities of groups and performers popular among young people in various Russian regions, including Northern Caucasus.

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