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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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  • A woman is accused of witchcraft at the meeting with Adam Elzhurkaev, chief physician of the Islamic Medicine Centre in Grozny. Screenshot from video posted by 'Grozny' TV Channel: Orientalists explain persecution of sorcerers in Chechnya by authorities' run for rating

    The fight against sorcerers raises the rating of Chechen leadership amid the support of this campaign by many Muslims, Akhmet Yarlykapov, an Orientalist, believes. Chechen authorities are trying to extend their influence onto the sphere of occultism, demonstrating their intention to totally control the whole society, Alexei Malashenko, a political analyst, believes.

September 26, 2019 11:04

Relatives of Chechen young men shocked by secret verdict

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