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December 06, 2019 21:01

December 06, 2019 20:47

  • Office of HRC 'Memorial' in Moscow. Photo: REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov Number of protocols drawn up against "Memorial" reaches 28

    In addition to 20 administrative protocols on the absence of a "foreign agent" mark drawn up against the "International Memorial" and Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" after the inspection conducted by the Ingush FSB, the "Roskomnadzor" (Russian Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media) drew up eight more protocols on a complaint filed by an individual.

December 06, 2019 19:42

  • Searches are being conducted at the intersection of Kartoev and Esmurziev Streets in Nazran, December 6, 2019. Photo by Magomed Aliev for the Caucasian Knot Six suspects detained in case on Ibragim Eldjarkiev's murder

    In Moscow and Ingushetia, six persons have been detained in a case on the murder of Ibragim Eldjarkiev, the chief of the Ingush Centre for Combating Extremism (CCE, also known as Centre "E"). Entrepreneur Khasan Polonkoev, one of the detainees, led the grouping involved in the murder, the Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation (ICRF) suggests.

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  • The Supreme Court of Dagestan. Photo by Rasul Magomedov for the Caucasian Knot Bagautdinov's mother outraged with refusal to rehabilitate her son

    While refusing to rehabilitate Vali Bagautdinov, who was killed in the attack on a policeman, the Supreme Court (SC) of Dagestan has failed to take into account the testimony of a witness, who had stated that he was forced to slander the defendant. The SC has also neglected other arguments of the defence, Gulnara Bagautdinova, Vali's mother, has stated.

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  • ECtHR awards compensations for persecutions of Azerbaijani journalists

    The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has found a violation of the freedom of expression in the criminal cases initiated against the late publicist, Rafig Tagi, and the journalist, Samir Sadagatoglu. The ECtHR has ruled that compensations should be paid to Sadagatoglu and Tagi's widow in the total amount of over 25,000 euros.

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  • Alexander Cherkasov. Screenshot from Youtube video posted by ‘Grani.ru’ at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQfgQ8DXakE "Roskomnadzor" draws up two new protocols against HRC "Memorial"

    Following the FSB Department for Ingushetia, an individual filed a complaint to the "Roskomnadzor" (Russian Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media) about the fact that the materials of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" were released without a "foreign agent" mark. As a result, the number of administrative protocols drawn up against Alexander Cherkasov, the chairman of the HRC's Council, reached eight.

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  • Ingush CCE investigates Zelimkhan Khangoshvili's case since 2008 - Interfax

    Starting from 2008, the activities of Zelimkhan Khangoshvili, who was recently murdered, were investigated by the Centre for Combating Extremism (also known as CCE or Centre "E") of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) of Ingushetia in a case on involvement in terror acts on the territory of the Ingush republic, the "Interfax" reports.

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