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  • Oyub Titiev in the court room. Photo: screenshot of the video by the "Caucasian Knot" Ten signs of fabrication in Oyub Titiev's case reported before verdict

    On March 18, in Chechnya, a court will pronounce the verdict to Oyub Titiev, the head of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" office in Grozny. The defence has managed to draw attention to the trial, and that fact will positively affect the Oyub Titiev's reputation and security, his advocate believes. The HRC "Memorial" presented 10 facts proving the falsification of the Oyub Titiev's case.

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  • Magomed Khanbiev. Screenshot from video posted by 'Navalny LIVE'; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UT5sUi6Ot9Y Residents of Chechnya find excuses for MP's words about Russians unpersuasive

    The public statement about dislike for Russians was misunderstood, said Magomed Khanbiev, a Chechen MP, explaining that he meant militaries. Djambulat Umarov, a Chechen Minister, has supported Khanbiev, also pointing to an inaccurate interpretation of his words. However, social network users and republic's residents are sceptical of these statements.

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  • Participant of protest rally in Yerevan is being detained, March 14, 2019. Photo by Tigran Petrosyan for the Caucasian Knot Analysts exclude political context from conflict around cafés in Yerevan

    Opponents of the new authorities are trying to give a political colouration to the protests against the demolition of cafés in Yerevan, but in reality it does not exist, the political analysts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" believe. They blame the city Mayoralty for the escalation of the conflict.

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