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August 24, 2019 01:02

  • Screenshot from video 'Alleged participants of the shootout in Krasnodar detained in Sochi', Three participants in Krasnodar shootout detained

    The court has ruled to place three alleged participants in the conflict of North-Caucasian natives that broke in Krasnodar behind bars. During the conflict, two people suffered, investigators informed on August 23.

August 23, 2019 21:53

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  • PFPA logo. Photo: Fourth PFPA activist arrested over a week

    Mubariz Abdulkerimov, the chairman of the Sheki District branch of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan (PFPA), was arrested for 15 days in an administrative case on hooliganism. His colleagues called the charge as far-fetched and associated the persecution of the activist with his opposition activities.

August 23, 2019 19:39

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  • Contract soldier blown up on a mine in Chechnya

    A paratrooper died from wounds he had got during military exercises in a mountainous-wooded area in Chechnya, reported the military commandant's office. The deceased man was Mikhail Bezelt, a resident of Yekaterinburg, his wife reported.

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  • Dagestani historians argue about idea of broad conference on Caucasian War

    A large-scale scientific conference on the Caucasian War is needed to fill in the gaps and identify insufficiently studied points, the initiator of the event, Zurab Gadjiev, a historian, believes. In their turn, Patimat Takhnaeva and Khadji Murad Donogo, historians, believe that a conference will yield no results, since Dagestani and Chechen scholars will fail to reach a uniform assessments and interpretations of events.

August 22, 2019 22:33

  • Tumso Abdurakhmanov. Screenshot from YouTube video: Tumso doubts Kadyrov's merits in building mosques

    Over the 17 years of Kadyrov's rule, a little more than 200 mosques were built in Chechnya, and in total, more than 800 mosques over the years of independence, the blogger, Tumso Abdurakhmanov, has stated with reference to Ramzan Kadyrov.

August 22, 2019 22:20

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  • Shootout at the marketplace in Krasnodar Krasnodar: leaders of national communities react to shooting incident

    The shootout near the marketplace in Krasnodar was the result of a "criminal showdown" rather than an interethnic conflict, a source from the Chechen Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) has voiced out the law enforcers' position. Members of national communities have promised the Krasnodar authorities to intensify work with the youth.

August 22, 2019 18:46

  • Georgia-South Ossetia border area. Photo: Jelger Groeneveld - South Ossetia announces temporary closure of its border with Georgia

    In the period from the evening on August 25 to the morning on August 27, checkpoints on the border with Georgia will suspend operation in connection with the celebration of the anniversary of the recognition of the country's independence, the KGB of South Ossetia announces today. The South Ossetian Ministry of Culture announced the programme of the holiday.

August 22, 2019 18:39

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  • Rustam Kuchmenov. Photo: Committee Against Torture website, New investigation started into case on torture of Nalchik resident

    The investigation into the case on beating of Rustam Kuchmenov, a detained resident of Nalchik, was resumed, and it was handed over to officials from the Investigating Department for Kabardino-Balkaria of the Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation (ICRF), the Committee Against Torture (CaT) reported on August 21.

August 22, 2019 11:26

Relatives of Chechen young men shocked by secret verdict

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