14 October 2019, 23:17

In August 2019, at least two persons fell victim to armed conflict in Northern Caucasus

At least two persons perished in the ongoing armed conflict in Northern Caucasus in August 2019. These are the results of the calculations run by the "Caucasian Knot" based on its own materials and information from open sources.

In Ingushetia, in August 2019, during a counterterrorist operation (CTO), an alleged member of the armed underground was killed.

In Chechnya, a contract soldier of the 76th Guards Airborne Assault Division stepped on a mine and was killed by the explosion.

In August 2019, no victims of the armed conflict were recorded in Dagestan, Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay-Cherkessia, North Ossetia-Alania and the Stavropol Territory.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on October 14, 2019 at 05:59 pm MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

All news

November 22, 2019 23:53

  • Six oppositionists detained on protest action near State Security Service of Georgia

    The police detained protesters who tried to block the building of the State Security Service of Georgia, and all six detainees have already been released, the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) of Georgia reports. The detainees did not render any resistance to the police, although administrative protocols on their alleged disobedience to the police were drawn up against them, one of the protesters reported.

November 22, 2019 23:02

  • Court refuses to cancel Gannushkina's fine for a picket in memory of Estemirova

    Today, the Moscow City Court has upheld a decision on a fine of 150,000 roubles, imposed on Svetlana Gannushkina, the chair of the "Civic Assistance Committee", for a protest action on the anniversary of the Natalia Estemirova's murder. Svetlana Gannushkina requested the court to completely acquit her in the administrative case.

November 22, 2019 22:31

  • Video report of disappeared Chechen native confirms version of his kidnaping

    Azamat Ibragimov, a native of Chechnya, who arrived from Canada and disappeared, recorded a video of his walk around the centre of Grozny a week after his disappearance. In his video, Azamat Ibragimov called on natives of Chechnya living abroad to stop criticizing the republic's authorities. He did not record the video by his own will, suggested Instagram users and residents of Chechnya.

November 22, 2019 19:08

November 22, 2019 18:55

News archive