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  • Russian SC upholds verdict for financing militants

    The Supreme Court (SC) of Russia has refused to change the decision of the Rostov court which sentenced Anastasia Shilikhina, a resident of the Volgograd Region, and Yulduz Alieva, a native of Dagestan, on the charges of financing Syrian militants to five and six years of imprisonment, respectively, the FSB reported.

November 27, 2018 15:32

  • The building of the Constitutional Court of Russia. Photo by A. S. Savin https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/Конституционный_суд_Российской_Федерации Some Ingush activists denied admission to a session of Russian Constitutional Court

    In Saint Petersburg, the Constitutional Court of Russia has begun to consider the issue on the Chechen-Ingush border. Officials representing the authorities passed into the courtroom without any obstacles. Meanwhile, some of the opponents of the agreement were not let to enter the building despite their registration, reported Ruslan Mutsolgov, the leader of the Ingush branch of the "Yabloko" Party.

November 27, 2018 15:26

November 27, 2018 11:49

  • Congress of Dagestani Chechens changes tactics to add Aukh District to Chechnya

    At the Congress of the Dagestani Chechens, participants voiced almost no criticism of the Dagestan authorities regarding the restoration of the Aukh District. That fact indicates a change in tactics of the Chechen side, which, instead of loud statements, began to act "at the highest level," believes Mairbek Agaev, the editor-in-chief of the newspaper "Chernovik" (Draft).

November 27, 2018 11:48

  • Oyub Titiev. Photo courtesy of the Human Rights Centre "Memorial" Oyub Titiev's defence claims formal approach of court

    The refusal to release Oyub Titiev under guarantees demonstrated the formal approach of the court, and the decision to leave him in a cage proved neglect of the European Court's recommendations, stated Ilya Novikov, an advocate of the rights defender.

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  • A resident of the Avtury village on the air of the Chechen TV Channel. Photo by  the "Grozny" TV Channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MBdgvNk9imY A resident of Chechnya publicly apologizes for criticizing doctors

    On November 25, on the air of the Chechen TV Channel, a resident of the Avtury village called a mistake his post with the video criticizing employees of a local medical institution. The story on the local TV Channel continued the practice of public apologies in the republic.

November 26, 2018 18:30

November 26, 2018 16:04

  • Participants of a protest action held in Marjanishvili Square in Tbilisi on November 25, 2018. Photo by Inna Kukudjanova for the "Caucasian Knot" Actions against "UNM" Party held in Tbilisi

    During the "No to the 'United National Movement'" actions, activists called on people to vote at the second round of the election for a candidate supported by the ruling "Georgian Dream-Democratic Movement" Party.

November 26, 2018 16:04

  • Anime festival disrupted in Makhachkala after threats to organizers

    The anime festival, which was to be held at the Avar Theatre in Makhachkala, was disrupted. Its organizer Saida Tuchalova had been kept at a police station for more than three hours. According to journalist Svetlana Anokhina, the directorate of the Avar Theatre and the organizers were bombarded with threats.

November 26, 2018 10:58

Relatives of Chechen young men shocked by secret verdict

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