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  • French court cancels friendship declaration with two NKR communities

    A ruling of the administrative court of the city of Lyon has cancelled two friendship declarations of French and Karabakh cities. Thus, already nine such declarations concluded by twin cities of France and the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) have been cancelled by French courts, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has stated.

September 28, 2019 10:58

  • Aishat Magomedova. Screenshot from the Caucasian Knot video: Aishat Magomedova's memory film presented in Makhachkala

    Stories about the hard life of highland women of Dagestan formed the basis of the film, a private screening of which was held in Makhachkala on the eve of the awarding the prize of Dr Aishat Magomedova, a nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize.

September 28, 2019 10:44

  • Ramzan Kadyrov. Screenshot from BBC News – Russian service Kadyrov forces four wedding participants to apologize

    Two more wedding participants criticized by Ramzan Kadyrov for breaching Chechen customs have posted their video apologies on the Internet. Kadyrov improves his rating by using Chechens' traditionalism of condemning such behaviour, said Ruslan Kutaev, the President of the Assembly of Caucasian Nations.

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  • Anzor Gubashev. Photo: REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin Islamic scholars support Anzor Gubashev in his dispute with FSIN officers

    A complaint filed by Anzor Gubashev, sentenced in the case on the Boris Nemtsov's murder, about the prison administration's demands to interrupt namaz (prayer) when a warder appears is justified, confirm experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot". However, the prisoner can perform namaz in non-canonical form, the experts note.

September 27, 2019 11:49

  • Journalist Ikram Ragimov. Screenshot from Azerbaijani journalist Ragimov sent to colony

    The verdict to Ikram Ragimov, the editor-in-chief of the "" website, who went on a hunger strike demanding his acquittal, came into force – on September 26, the journalist was convoyed from prison to the colony.

September 27, 2019 11:38

  • Marem Alieva. Photo courtesy of Elizaveta Alieva Advocate points to no progress in Marem Alieva's murder case

    The murder case of Marem Alieva, a resident of Ingushetia, who disappeared four years ago, remains unsolved. The communication of her sister's complaint to the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) could lead to a resumption of the investigation in Russia, said Olga Gnezdilova, an advocate.

September 27, 2019 08:30

  • Tkibuli. Photo: Liujhaტყიბული.jpg Miners stop protest action in Tkibuli

    In the Georgian city of Tkibuli, workers of the Mindeli and Dzidziguri Mines, who demanded the payment of their wage debts, have stopped their protest action after meeting Natiya Turnava, the Minister of Economy.

September 27, 2019 08:23

  • Yulia Melnichenko holds solo picket. Screenshot of personal page: Vladikavkaz: picketers demand to punish law enforcer for beating

    Rostislav Melnichenko, a resident of North Ossetia, who had complained about beating by law enforcers, has already received five refusals to initiate a criminal case against the attackers. On September 26, Melnichenko and his sister came out to the Government House with a poster about the equality of all nationals before the law.

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  • Regina Gagieva. Screenshot from video posted by iRYSTON TV Regina Gagieva's death highlights problem of domestic violence

    In Vladikavkaz, 22-year-old Regina Gagieva died in a hospital from stab wounds, which, according to investigators, her former husband inflicted to her out of jealousy. While they were married, the man beat Regina Gagieva, a sister of the deceased woman said. The Regina Gagieva's death occurred amid the decriminalization of domestic violence, note North Ossetian journalists.

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