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January 17, 2020 21:20

  • Tour operators express scepticism about idea of dress code for guests of Chechnya

    The recommendations of the Chechen Ministry of Tourism on choosing appropriate clothes when visiting the republic were voiced amid a small interest of tourists in the region, note agents of the travel agencies. Dress code tips for Chechen guests are appropriate, but violating those dress code rules will not create problems for tourists, human rights defenders suggest.

January 17, 2020 18:39

January 17, 2020 18:10

  • Residents of Georgia voice decrease in confidence in authorities

    According to a survey published by the National Democratic Institute, more than half of Georgian residents consider the activities of the country's authorities as ineffective. The decline in the confidence in the authorities is caused by the deterioration in the economic situation of people, explain political analysts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".

January 17, 2020 13:52

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January 17, 2020 11:45

  • Georgia: person accused of assaulting border guard arrested

    The court has placed Giorgi Ichukaidze, accused of taking a Georgian border guard hostage on the border with Azerbaijan, behind bars. The man explained that he was not going to attack the border guard, but only wanted to drive Azerbaijani law enforcers away from the David Gareja Monastery Complex.

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January 16, 2020 21:27

  • Rezvan Ozdoev pleads not guilty to assaulting law enforcer

    At a court hearing in Zheleznovodsk, Ingush activist Rezvan Ozdoev pleaded not guilty to assaulting a fighter of the National Guard of Russia during a rally in March 2019. The defence demanded to question a victim whose name was not disclosed.

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