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December 06, 2018 21:31

  • Rally in Magas. Photo: REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Court acquits rally participant in Ingushetia

    Today, the Supreme Court of Ingushetia has annulled the fine imposed on Akhmet-Bashir Aushev, the deputy chairman of the Council of Republic's Teips (Clans), who took part in a protest rally against the agreement on the border with Chechnya.

December 06, 2018 21:22

  • Activist holding Ingushetia flag. Photo: REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Ingush activists treat decision of Russian CC as political

    The decision of the Russian Constitutional Court, which has legitimized today the change of the Ingush-Chechen border, was made "for the sake of bureaucrats," the opponents of the agreement have stated, threatening the authorities with new protests and appeals to international structures.

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  • David Shakhnazaryan. Photo: © Sputnik/ Asatur Yesayants. Shakhnazaryan accused NSS of political persecution

    David Shakhnazaryan, a candidate for the MP from the Republican Party of Armenia, has failed to appear at the National Security Service, where he was summoned to give an explanation after criticizing the statement of one of the candidates from the "My Step" bloc.

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  • Dagestan: deputy colony boss convicted for torture and extortions

    The court has sentenced Ruslan Aliev, who being the deputy head of Correctional Colony No. 7 in Dagestan, used physical violence against the convict, as well as extorted and received a bribe from him, to eight years in prison, the Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation has reported.

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  • Gusein Melik. Photo from personal FB page: Azerbaijani oppositionist Gusein Melik arrested for 25 days

    A court in Baku has appointed administrative arrest to Gusein Melik, an activist of the oppositional "Movement for Democracy and Prosperity" (MDP). The movement leadership believes that the reason for persecuting Mr Melik was in his criticism of the authorities in social networks.

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  • Soldiers of the Armenian Army. Photo: Azerbaijan counts 24 shelling attacks within 24 hours

    The positions of the Azerbaijani Army in the conflict zone were shelled from the "occupied territories," the country's Ministry of Defence has stated today. At the same time, it did not report any ceasefire violations on the border with Armenia.

December 05, 2018 13:07

  • Mirtagi Asadov. Photo: personal FB page, Asadov blames Georgia's MFA for inaction

    Mirtagi Asadov, the head of the Supreme Spiritual Administration of Muslims, released by the court from custody in Baku, has returned to Georgia. He said that the Georgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs failed to react to his detention in Azerbaijan.

December 05, 2018 11:19

  • Central square in Stepanakert. Photo: Sputnik / Arpi Beglaryan NKR's MFA doesn't rule out releasing Azerbaijani soldier

    The authorities of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) has found Azerbaijan's proposal to exchange prisoners unacceptable; however, they are ready to release one of the three Azerbaijani prisoners, namely, the soldier Elnur Guseinzade, ahead of time, said the spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) of the NKR.

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