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August 02, 2021 11:11

  • Vladimir Zhirinovsky. Screenshot: http://www.kp.ru/online/news/4385003 Zhirinovsky reacts to protest note of Azerbaijani MFA

    In response to the protest note put forward by the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), which treated Vladimir Zhirinovsky's statements about Ilham Aliev as offensive, the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia (LDPR) has reminded officials about the freedom of speech, called the Azerbaijani President a wise leader and admitted that his party was against the deployment of Russian troops in Southern Caucasus.

August 02, 2021 10:43

  • Blogger Ayub Vakhaevich. Screenshot: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeKNncRzL5s Network users doubt the release of Chechen blogger

    Ayub Vakhaevich, a native of Chechnya, has posted the first video clip after his disappearance, in which he assures that he is at large and everything is OK with him. Commentators have treated the video as staged one and doubted that the blogger was really at large.

August 02, 2021 10:28

  • Resident of Udmurtia Ivan Yakovlev who managed to escape from labour slavery in Dagestan. Screenshot of the Instagram post by the "Alternativa" anti-slavery movement: http://www.instagram.com/p/CSAL8MCLlgT/ Resident of Udmurtia freed from labour slavery in Dagestan

    Ivan Yakovlev managed to escape from labour slavery in Dagestan twice; at first he worked at a brick factory, then on a farm as a shepherd, the "Alternativa" anti-slavery movement has reported. Commentators are outraged by the widespread use of forced labour in Dagestan.

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  • Azerbaijani Army soldier perishes

    The Azerbaijani MoD has launched an inquiry into the death of Private Shamil Aslanov. According to the preliminary version, the soldier died because of violating the rules for handling firearms.

August 01, 2021 11:43

  • Armenia claims shelling on border with NAR

    Azerbaijani militaries have opened fire on Armenian positions in the Ararat Region and damaged a military logistics service vehicle, the Armenian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has informed.

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  • A pre-trial detention facility. Photo: Denis Yakovlev / Yugopolis Missing Makhachkala resident found in SIZO

    Timurlan Abakarov, a resident of Makhachkala, whose relatives had announced his kidnapping, was found in the SIZO (pre-trial prison). He is suspected of illegal arms possession, his advocate has informed.

July 31, 2021 23:49

  • Armenia sends letter to the UN Security Council

    The Azerbaijan's aggression is accompanied by territorial claims, threats of war and hate speech based on ethnicity, the Armenia's UN permanent representative has stated in a letter addressed to the UN Security Council.

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  • Mikhail Ratkov. Photo from the VK page of the "Alternativa" movement "Alternativa" explains sustainability of slavery labour in the Caucasus

    The people, who are freed from labour slavery, are not accustomed to defend their rights; they are afraid of revenge; therefore it allows their recruiters and exploiters to remain unpunished, the "Alternativa" movement has pointed out after the liberation of two residents of Southern Russia. In Northern Caucasus, slavery was the norm until the beginning of the twentieth century, Olga Shafranova, an ethnographer, has noted.

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  • Makhachkala, Dagestan. Photo: Suleymannabiev https://commons.wikimedia.org A resident of Makhachkala kidnapped, his relatives complain

    For the third day, Makhachkala resident Timurlan Abakarov has not been contacting his relatives and friends, and extremist posts appear on his page on a social media platform. Law enforcers are fabricating a criminal case against Timurlan Abakarov, his relatives suggest.

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