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August 05, 2019 11:05

  • Train of the "Georgian Railways". Photo: press service of the "Georgian Railways", www.railway.ge Georgian railwaymen demand higher wages

    The trade union of Georgian railwaymen has called for a 1.5-fold wage increase, otherwise threatening a mass strike. The "Georgian Railways" have treated the workers' demands as unjustified.

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  • Igor Kalyapin (left) after being detained in Moscow. Screenshot of Facebook page of the Committee against Torture: https://www.facebook.com/KomitetProtivPytok/photos/a.365292486904693/2025401470893778/?type=3&theater Igor Kalyapin detained during protest action in Moscow

    The head of the Committee against Torture (CaT), Igor Kalyapin, was detained in Moscow at an unauthorized rally against the non-admission of opposition candidates to the elections to the Moscow City Duma. This time, the total number of detainees was 600 people.

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  • Pre-trial prison. Photo: Fyodor Obmaikin/Yugopolis Detainee's death raises problem of torture in Abkhazia

    It is necessary to tighten the criminal liability for the use of torture by law enforcers, and record on video interrogations of detainees, Asida Shakryl, the Abkhaz Ombudsperson, has stated in connection with the resonant case of the death of the detainee, Anzor Tarba.

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  • Baku Court of Appeal. Photo by Aziz Karimov for the Caucasian Knot Court leaves "Musavat" Party activist under arrest

    Elman Guliev, an activist of the "Musavat" Party, sentenced to administrative arrest, declared an attempt to recruit him at a police detention centre. He made this statement during the consideration of his complaint about the arrest. The court has left the activist in custody.

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Relatives of Chechen young men shocked by secret verdict

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