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  • Salome Zurabishvili. Photo: press service of the President of Georgia,  https://www.president.gov.ge Eleven convicts pardoned in Georgia

    On the occasion of the Independence Day, the Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili has pardoned eight prisoners and three conditionally convicted persons.

May 25, 2019 11:18

  • Buynaksk, Dagestan. Photo: Marat Arslangereev http://www.odnoselchane.ru/ Relatives of arrested Buynaksk residents excluded their involvement in IS*

    The residents of Buynaksk, accused of links with militants, told investigators about their plans to leave for Ukraine to study the sabotage activities there, Arsen Shabanov, an advocate, has stated. Relatives of Ramazan Zakaryaev and Samat Tatarkhanov pointed to the practice of fabricating terrorism cases by law enforcers.

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  • Kantemir Balagov. Screenshot from video posted by Zoom Channel, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8v8k6sd5tCE KBR filmmaker awarded at Cannes Film Festival

    The film "Dylda" (Beanpole) has brought to Kantemir Balagov, a filmmaker from the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic (KBR), the prize of the best direction in the second most important contest programme of the Cannes Film Festival – "Special Look" (Un Certain Regard).

May 24, 2019 22:46

  • Special operation in the Kizilyurt District of Dagestan. Screenshot from video posted at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ooxcGqcFoQ Collective iftars cancelled in Kizilyurt District after CTO

    After an armed clash in the village of Sultan-Yangi-Yurt, the authorities and the imams of Kizilyurt and the Kizilyurt District of Dagestan decided to temporarily suspend holding a collective breaking of fasting of believers who observed the month of Ramadan.

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  • Resident of the village of Akhmat-Yurt. Screenshot from video posted by Chechnya Today: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qk8IEajhxAM Chechen people doubt joy of Akhmat-Yurt residents from renaming of their village

    Fellow villagers of Ramzan Kadyrov said that they had long wanted for their village to be renamed as Akhmat-Yurt. They note they are proud that the village of Khosi-Yurt now bears the name of the father of the Chechen leader. Some residents of the republic and users of social networks found the above statements to be demonstrative.

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  • Banner prepared by HRC 'Memorial'. Photo: HRC 'Memorial' Activist Shevchenko awarded Nemtsov Prize

    The Boris Nemtsov Prize for courage in fighting for democratic values in Russia has been awarded to Rostov activist Anastasia Shevchenko, accused of association with an undesirable organization.

May 24, 2019 11:50

  • The ARF "Dashnaktsutyun" supporters in Yerevan.  Screenshot from video posted by Factor tv, https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2020&v=uT7DtPV7dvM "Dashnaktsutyun" Party reproaches Pashinyan for absence of reforms

    About 2400 people gathered at the rally of the ARF "Dashnaktsutyun" in Yerevan. A year has passed after the "velvet revolution", but the promised economic changes have not happened; the new government only sows hatred and enmity, trying to distract citizens from real problems, protesters have stated.

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  • Law enforcers disrupt journalists' protest in Baku

    Policemen have pushed the employees of the edition "Futbol+", who protested against the stop of governmental financing, away from the presidential Administration. Three journalists, who wanted to cover the action of their colleagues, said they were detained and spent three hours at the police station.

May 24, 2019 01:19

  • Ramazan Djalaldinov. Photo: Ilyas Khadji, http://chernovik.net CaT achieves check of complaint of resident of Chechnya

    Investigators have started, with an almost three-year delay, examining the complaints lodged by Ramazan Djalaldinov, a resident of the Sharoi District of Chechnya, about his prosecutions after his video appeal to Vladimir Putin about the problems of the village of Kenkhi, the Committee against Torture (CaT) has informed.

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