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June 23, 2019 10:56

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  • Picketer in support of Gadjiev detained in Makhachkala

    Law enforcers have brought Shamil Abashilov, a former editor-in-chief of the "Youth of Dagestan" newspaper, to a police station, after he went out to the Prosecutor's Office in Makhachkala to hold a solo picket in support of Abdulmumin Gadjiev.

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  • Participants of a roundtable in Stepanakert. Photo by Alvard Grigoryan for the Caucasian Knot Refugees in NKR tell about housing problems

    On June 20, on the occasion of World Refugee Day, in Stepanakert, more than 40 people gathered for a roundtable "Refugees in the NKR: Status and Main Problems", organized by the NGO "Union of Armenian Refugees from Azerbaijan" in the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR).

June 22, 2019 11:49

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  • Representatives of Chechnya and Dagestan at the border. Screenshot from video posted at: Kizlyar conflict shows danger of new disputes around border with Chechnya

    The disputable section of the border near Kizlyar, where the incident with road signposts broke out, had been offered by Chechnya to Dagestan in exchange for any other territory. However, authorities of Dagestan have done nothing to execute this exchange; and attempts to resolve this issue now are fraught with new conflicts, the Dagestani analysts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" believe.

June 22, 2019 11:32

  • Protest rally in Tbilisi, June 21, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/Irakli Gedenidze Tbilisi protesters demand to release their detained comrades

    In the evening on June 21, in Tbilisi, protesters again gathered at the parliament building and demanded from Giorgi Gakhariya, the head of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA), to resign. Oppositionists also demanded to liberate all those detained during protests at the previous night.

June 22, 2019 08:32

  • Sheremetyevo airport, Moscow. Photo: © Putin forbids Russian airlines to fly to Georgia

    Since July 8, Russian airlines are forbidden to transport passengers to Georgia. The Russian government will help organizing the return of Russian citizens from Georgia, says the decree of the President of the Russian Federation.

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June 21, 2019 23:46

  • Protest rally in front of the Georgian Parliament, Tbilisi, June 21, 2019. Photo: REUTERS/Irakli Gedenidze MIA reports about 305 detainees at protest action in Tbilisi

    The court arrested four participants of the protest rally in front of the Georgian parliament for 12 days, and other several dozen people are waiting for court hearings. A reporter of a local TV channel was also detained while filming the demonstration.

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  • Oyub Titiev after being released. Photo by the Caucasian Knot correspondent Oyub Titiev released in Argun

    Today, Oyub Titiev, the head of the Grozny office of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial", has left his penal colony in Argun, where he had been imprisoned on charges of drug possession.

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