Interethnic relations

March 07, 2019 11:09

March 05, 2019 11:15

  • Soviet authorities' policy on Islam left traces in Caucasus

    The extermination of the clergy and the destruction of mosques in the Soviet years resulted in the appearance of radical preachers, Damir Mukhetdinov, the rector of the Moscow Islamic Institute, has stated at the conference "The History of Islam in Russia: Comprehension with Look into the Future".

February 22, 2019 12:24

February 22, 2019 08:24

  • Man, who has served his term for attempt on Kadyrov, arrested in Moscow

    Lors Khamiev, a native of Chechnya, has been arrested in Moscow on suspicion of killing an Azerbaijani taxi driver. Khamiev has served his eight-year-long prison term for plotting an assassination attempt on Ramzan Kadyrov. Sources have linked the driver's murder with the mass brawl in the "Neolit" Café.

February 21, 2019 23:08

February 17, 2019 11:09

  • Political analysts point to dying conflict around monument to Avagyan in Georgia

    After the protests, Georgian officials got convinced not to dismantle the monument to Mikhail Avagyan, a Karabakh War veteran, local politicians of Armenian origin have reported. The Georgian authorities will not let go of a conflict of the Armenian and Azerbaijani Diasporas, the political analysts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" believe.

February 16, 2019 16:09

February 15, 2019 11:37

February 15, 2019 01:43

February 13, 2019 13:04

  • Historians tell about the modern impact of Turkmenchay Treaty

    The Turkmenchay Peace Treaty of 1828 divided the territory of historical residence of Azerbaijanis among Russia and Iran; and the subsequent actions of the tsarist regime and the Soviet authorities created the basis for the Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijani historians told the "Caucasian Knot".

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