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  • Three Crimean Tatars detained in Rostov-on-Don

    Residents of Crimea detained in Rostov-on-Don while trying to travel to Ukraine are suspected of involvement in the "Hizb ut-Tahrir", a terrorist organization banned in Russia, reports a source from the law enforcement bodies.

March 28, 2019 22:23

  • The Supreme Court of Dagestan. Photo: press service of the Supreme Court of Dagestan,
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Two residents of Dagestan sentenced for blood feud murder

    The Supreme Court (SC) of Dagestan found two local residents guilty of murdering in 2012 their countryman on the motive of blood feud and sentenced them to 24 years and 14 years in a penal colony, respectively, the Prosecutor's Office reports today.

March 28, 2019 22:11

March 28, 2019 18:42

  • Law enforcers. Photo: REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Law enforcers accumulated in Nazran after spontaneous protest

    At night on March 28, car drivers carried out a mass spontaneous motor rally in Nazran, and after that, the additional units of law enforcers were accumulated in the city, activists reported. Today, the situation in the streets is calm, residents of Nazran note.

March 28, 2019 18:33

March 28, 2019 18:24

  • Vano Merabishvili. Photo: REUTERS/David Mzhinirishvili Georgian authorities pay compensation to Vano Merabishvili

    Vano Merabishvili, the former Georgian Minister of Interior Affairs, got compensation awarded under the decision of the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR), the Georgian government reported on March 27. The ECtHR found that the preliminary arrest of the official had violated his rights.

March 28, 2019 14:53

March 28, 2019 14:45

  • Female pilot accuses Georgian MoD of discrimination

    In its lawsuit filed to the Tbilisi City Court, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) for Georgia demanded from armed forces female pilot Ekaterina Kvlividze to pay a fine for the premature termination of her contract. In response, the armed forces pilot filed a lawsuit against the Georgian MoD.

March 28, 2019 11:36

  • NGO activists refuse treating David Kirkitadze's case as political

    The defence of David Kirkitadze, an activist of the "United National Movement" (UNM) oppositional party, has demanded to remove Judge Nuna Nemsitsveridze from running the trial on the attack on the policeman, arguing that she is biased about the case. Oppositional activists treat the charges as political; however, there are no reasons for this, the NGO activists interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" believe.

March 28, 2019 11:28

  • Participant of the ceremony conducted by the "Tashir" Fund, Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh, March 21, 2019. Photo by Alvard Grigoryan for the Caucasian Knot Over 200 NKR families receive payments for birth of fourth child

    The "Tashir" Charitable Fund has paid 4000 US dollars to each of the families, in which the fourth child was born in 2018. These payments have affected the increase in the birth rate of fourth children, Samvel Avanesyan, the Minister for Social Matters, Labour and Migration of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR), has stated.

March 28, 2019 11:17

March 28, 2019 08:19

  • Kvaratskheliya's relatives question his suicide

    Relatives found bruises on the body of Irakli Kvaratskheliya, who died after being detained in Abkhazia. He was very religious and could hardly commit suicide, his relatives in Georgia and Abkhazia assert.

March 28, 2019 08:14

March 28, 2019 08:08

March 27, 2019 23:05

March 27, 2019 22:59

  • Participants of a protest rally at the entrance to Nazran, March 27, 2019. Screenshot from video 'Criminal Russia - Caucasus', Activists unblock entrance to Nazran

    After the appeal by Akhmet Pogorov, the co-chairman of the Congress of the Ingush People, to gather in the mosque, the protesters, who had blocked the highway at the entrance to Nazran, began dispersing.

March 27, 2019 22:46

March 27, 2019 18:56

March 27, 2019 18:47

Relatives of Chechen young men shocked by secret verdict

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