September 11, 2019 20:53

  • Ruslan Amirli. Screenshot from video: Azerbaijani activist Ruslan Amirli arrested for 30 days

    A Baku court has found Ruslan Amirli, an activist of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan (PFPA) guilty of petty hooliganism and disobedience to the police. Mr Amirli himself has denied all the allegations and stated that he would appeal against the judgement, his advocate has stated. PFPA leader has called Amirli's arrest "a political order."

September 11, 2019 19:11

  • Malsag Uzhakhov speaks at rally in Magas. Screenshot from video posted by 'Fortanga Org' at: Malsag Uzhakhov gets help of doctors in SIZO

    The health state of Malsag Uzhakhov, the head of the Ingush Council of Teips (family clans), has deteriorated sharply at the SIZO (pre-trial prison) of Vladikavkaz, his advocate reports today.

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  • "Smart Voting" website. Screenshot of website: "Smart Voting" yields notable results only in one region of Southern Russia

    Because of the imposed restrictions, the "Smart Voting" strategy failed to find its broad application at elections in regions of Southern Russia; however, the candidates for the Volgograd Regional Duma suggested by the "Smart Voting" won second places in many constituencies; one of them has won, supporters of Alexei Navalny have stated.

September 11, 2019 10:08

  • Anna Dvornichenko. Screenshot of Anna Dvornichenko's VKontakte page, Rostov LGBT activists complain about police inaction

    Law enforcers have refused to initiate a criminal case on the applications of Anna Dvornichenko, a Rostov LGBT activist, submitted after two attacks and threats against her. Polina Raizman, another activist, has complained about police inaction in searching for the man, who threw a smoke bomb at a café.

September 11, 2019 09:57

  • Sanitek workers hold rally in Yerevan. Screenshot from video posted at Channel: "Sanitek" workers demand wages from Yerevan Mayoralty

    The participants in protest rally held in Yerevan by the workers of the "Sanitek" Company assert that the city authorities failed to transfer funds to pay wages to them. In their turn, Yerevan authorities claim they paid the "Sanitek" for the amount of the work that the garbage collection operator had performed.

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  • Believers celebrate the Ashura Day, September 10, 2019. Photo by Aziz Karimov for the Caucasian Knot 5809 Azerbaijani believers donated blood on Ashura Day

    The Azerbaijani police have ensured increased security measures in connection with mourning ceremonies held in mosques and shrines on the occasion of the Day of Ashura revered by Shiite Muslims. In places of mourning ceremonies, donor blood donations were organized.

September 11, 2019 01:13

  • PFPA claims kidnapping of its activist in Baku

    On September 10, Ruslan Amirli, an activist of the Popular Front Party of Azerbaijan (PFPA), was kidnapped by unidentified people in Baku, the PFPA has stated. According to Nurlan Libre, a freelance journalist, the activist was taken to the 29th station of the Yasamal District Police Department.

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  • Zarifa Sautieva. Photo: press service of the Association of Memory Museums, Defence treats extension of Zarifa Sautieva's arrest as unjustified

    Prosecutors failed to sufficiently substantiate their version that after leaving the SIZO (pre-trial prison), Zarifa Sautieva may hide from investigators. This opinion was voiced by an advocate when he commented on the court's decision to extend the arrest of the Ingush activist.

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