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November 02, 2019 19:48

  • The 102nd Russian military base in Armenia. Photo by the press service of the Southern Military District Russian Embassy criticizes Armenian media for campaigning against Gyumri Base

    Publications against the deployment of a Russian military contingent in Armenia threaten the interrelations of the two countries, the Russian Embassy to Armenia has stated. In their turn, Armenian journalists assert that there are no political forces and media in Armenia that would purposefully advocate a break with Moscow.

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  • Visit of NKR's official to USA causes Azerbaijan's protest

    Earl Litzenberger, the US ambassador to Azerbaijan, was invited to the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and served a note of protest against the visit to the USA of Masis Mailyan, a representative of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR).

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  • Islam Kadyrov threatens a woman. Photo: screenshot of the video by the Grozny TV channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=BpjWCGHbJ6E Video with Islam Kadyrov and electric shocker reveals legal gaps

    The use of special means, such as an electric shocker (stun gun), is allowed to law enforcers, but not to a city mayor. However, Russia has no precedents of criminal prosecution for the unlawful use of a stun gun, lawyers said in their comments to the scandalous video with Islam Kadyrov, a former Grozny Mayor.

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  • Barbed wire. Photo by Nina Tumanova for the "Caucasian Knot" EU observers report about installation of a barrier near Georgian village

    In Georgia, a barbed wire installation has been under way near the border village of Atotsi for several days, the European Union Monitoring Mission (EUMM) reports. The border near the South-Ossetian village of Akhalgori should be opened, since its closure creates problems for the villagers, the Georgian side believes.

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  • Conference room of the European Court of Human Rights. Photo: CherryX per Wikimedia Common ECtHR finds violation of Azerbaijani journalist's rights

    The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has found a violation of the rights of Khyakimeldost Mekhtiev, a journalist from the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic of Azerbaijan, and obliged the authorities to pay him the compensation in the amount of 2000 euros.

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  • A man holding a flag of Azerbaijan. Photo: REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili Analysts detect Chechen style in public apologies to Azerbaijanis

    Activists of the movement "Vo Blago Obschego Naroda" (For the Good of the Common People, also known as V.B.O.N.), who force Russian residents to apologize publicly for their insulting remarks against Azerbaijanis, have taken the practice from the Chechen authorities, and there are no such trends in Azerbaijan, human rights defenders and journalists note.

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