Incidents

November 15, 2019 13:31

November 14, 2019 12:06

  • Students' protests in Yerevan supported by teachers

    About 50 teachers of the Yerevan State University (YSU) went on strike in support of the students who oppose the initiative to make the study of the Armenian history, language and literature optional at non-humanitarian departments. The teachers have urged activists to discuss this issue without political speculation.

November 12, 2019 13:05

November 11, 2019 23:50

  • Armenian priest killed in Syria

    Ovsep Petoyan, a spiritual pastor of the Armenian Catholic community of Qamishli, and his father were shot dead in the north-east of Syria. The responsibility for the killings was claimed by the "Islamic State" (IS), a terrorist organization banned in Russia by the court.

November 09, 2019 12:04

November 08, 2019 17:56

  • Ingush natives explain Batal-Khadji community's claims against Eldjarkiev

    The activities of Ibragim Eldjarkiev at the Ingush Centre "E" (Centre for Combating Extremism, also known as CCE) posed a threat to an influential community of Batal-Khadji followers, and there were calls among them to eliminate him, the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent was told by former members of the Batal-Khadji community.

November 07, 2019 22:07

November 07, 2019 14:32

November 07, 2019 08:20

November 06, 2019 23:15

  • Kadyrov sends his advocate to defend Ramil Shamsutdinov

    Said-Magomed Chapanov, an advocate of the Chechen leader, Ramzan Kadyrov, and his colleague, Ravil Tugushev, have flown to the city of Chita to defend the interests of the Tyumen conscript, Ramil Shamsutdinov, who is accused of killing his eight comrades-in-arms.

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