Terror acts in Moscow and Caucasus

November 25, 2020 11:06

  • Rights defenders treat verdict to Kuban blogger as too severe

    Valery Klimenchenko, a blogger from the Krasnodar Territory (aka as Kuban by the name of the main river), sentenced to four years in colony for justifying terrorism and publicly insulting a state official, deserves no real punishment, since he did not call for a repeated terror act, the human rights defenders interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" believe.

November 23, 2020 23:25

November 18, 2020 20:18

  • Journalists question official version of terror act in Kaspiysk in 1996

    The terror act committed in 1996 in Kaspiysk was an extraordinary event, but later terror acts in Russia forced residents to become accustomed to such news, Dagestani journalists suggest. They doubt the official version that the terror act committed in a house where families of border guards lived was connected with the blocking of smuggling channels.

November 10, 2020 17:56

November 09, 2020 13:26

  • Resident of Dagestan convicted of preparing terror act in temple

    A court in Rostov-on-Don has sentenced Anvar Kasumov, a resident of Dagestan, who, according to the prosecution, was going to attach an improvised explosive device (IED) to a quadrocopter and blow up the police post guarding the Temple of the Kazan Icon of the God's Mother of in Kaspiysk, to 16 years in prison.

October 23, 2020 23:52

  • In Moscow, people honour memory of victims of Dubrovka terror act on its anniversary

    On the anniversary of the seizure by militants of the Theatre Centre in Moscow, where the "Nord-Ost" musical was staged, commemorative events have been cancelled because of the coronavirus epidemic. However, people still brought flowers and children's toys to the theatre building. After 18 years passed from the day of the terror act, the question concerning the need for the assault and the use of soporific gas remains disputable.

October 15, 2020 18:01

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