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November 26, 2018 10:57

November 26, 2018 10:57

  • Buvaisar Saitiev (behind the podium) and participants of the Congress of Chechens of Dagestan held in Khasavyurt. Photo: screenshot of the video by the "Chernovik" (Draft) Congress of Chechens in Dagestani Khasavyurt alarms network users

    Chechens have no "mono-ethnic region" in Dagestan, and it is a big problem. This has been declared by State Duma member Buvaisar Saitiev at the Congress of Chechens of Dagestan held in Khasavyurt. The statement voiced by the State Duma member has alarmed Dagestani users of social networks, and they have pointed out the danger of aggravation of the territorial dispute and the outbreak of conflict.

November 25, 2018 11:43

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  • A supporter of Grigol Vashadze beaten in Marneuli

    In Marneuli, three law enforcers stopped Kakha Kvaratskheliya, a 50-year-old supporter of Grigol Vashadze, checked his ID and when they learned that he would vote for Grigol Vashadze, they beat him for that, reported the spokesman of the Grigol Vashadze's office in Marneuli, with reference to the victim.

November 24, 2018 16:57

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  • Pavel Grib. Photo by Konstantin Volgin for the Caucasian Knot Prosecution witness testifies in favour of Pavel Grib

    Maria Yuristova, a friend of Sochi resident Tatiana Ershova, has partially retracted her earlier testimony given at trial in the case against the Ukrainian citizen Pavel Grib and refuted the prosecutors' version. Tatiana Ershova and Pavel Grib did not discuss any plans of terror act and the political issues were not the main topic of their conversations, the witness stated.

November 24, 2018 11:38

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  • Fighters. Photo: © Nina Zotina, BBC traces path of mercenaries to Syria from Southern Russia

    Starting from early 2018, Russian mercenaries from the "Wagner Private Military Company", who took part in military operations in eastern Ukraine and Syria, have been performing tasks in two African countries: Sudan and the Central African Republic, a fighter from the private military company has told BBC.

November 23, 2018 22:35

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  • Alexei Nikitin. Photo: North Caucasus Service (RFE/RL) Krasnodar law enforcers interrupt picket against torture

    Today, in Krasnodar, Alexei Nikitin has held a solo picket with the demand to stop torturing detainees and close a special detention centre of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA). The picketer has stated that law enforcers detained him, but the police claim that they simply had a conversation with Alexei Nikitin.

November 23, 2018 17:57

  • Contact line in Nagorno-Karabakh. Photo: Azerbaijan registers 28 attacks per day

    Units of the Armenian armed forces 28 times violated the ceasefire regime by using large-calibre machine guns, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) for Azerbaijan reports today.

November 23, 2018 17:49

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  • Pankisi Gorge. Photo: A.Murkhanov, Father of Machalikashvili killed in Pankisi refuses to believe investigators' version

    On the grenade seized from Temirlan Machalikashvili killed during his detention in the Pankisi Gorge, experts found particles of his DNA, reported the Georgian State Security Service. Malkhaz Machalikashvili, a father of the killed man, pointed out inconsistencies in the official version concerning the details of the special operation and said the grenade had been planted to his son after his murder.

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