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September 15, 2020 10:46

  • Gathering in the Chechen village of Djalka. Screenshot: Djalka village takes over baton of Zakaev's condemnation

    Akhmed Zakaev, who called Chechen authorities responsible for torturing Tepsurkaev, has no right to speak on behalf of the Chechen people – this was the leitmotif of those speaking at a gathering in the Chechen village of Djalka.

September 15, 2020 08:28

September 15, 2020 08:17

  • Salman Tepsurkaev. Screenshot: More than week after his kidnapping, Tepsurkaev's whereabouts are unknown

    Salman Tepsurkaev faces death due to the resonance after the publication of the video with his self-humiliation, the authors of the 1ADAT Telegram Channel believe. This is not excluded also by the "Committee against Torture" (CaT), which asked the European Court to demand from Russia to find the young man kidnapped on September 6.

September 14, 2020 23:30

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September 14, 2020 18:31

  • A polling station in Astrakhan. Photo: press service of the Election Committee for Astrakhan, Astrakhan opposition reports bribery of voters

    In Astrakhan, each city resident got 700 roubles under formal pretexts for visiting polling stations on election days, and several complaints were filed to the police in connection with the above violations, members of opposition parties reported.

September 14, 2020 18:12

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September 14, 2020 11:26

  • Screenshot from video condemning Akhmed Zakaev: Gathering in Urus-Martan records video condemning Akhmed Zakaev

    At their gathering in Urus-Martan, members of the Zakaev family clan have criticized, in an insulting manner, Akhmed Zakaev, the head of government of the self-proclaimed Ichkeria (banned in Russia by the court) for supporting the 1ADAT Telegram Channel. Having declared their loyalty to the "padishah", the clan members demanded from emigrants not to interfere with Chechen affairs.

September 14, 2020 11:05

September 14, 2020 10:48

  • Murad Aslamkhanov. Screenshot from video "Murad's urgent appeal from Vienna to Kadyrov Ramzan – Don't touch my relatives!": Kadyrov's critic reports detention of his relatives in Chechnya

    In Chechnya, many relatives of Murad Aslamkhanov, a critic of Chechen authorities, who is living in Austria, have been detained, Aslamkhanov himself stated on September 12. He launched his YouTube channel after the resonant humiliation of Salman Tepsurkaev. In a video appeal to Ramzan Kadyrov, he stood up for his relatives, threatening to execute relatives of the people from Kadyrov's retinue living in Europe.

September 14, 2020 10:35

September 13, 2020 10:38

September 13, 2020 10:36

  • Zamid Chalaev, the commander of the special regiment of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) of Chechnya. Screenshot of the post on «Чечня Онлайн» Instagram Commander of special regiment of Chechen MIA voices threats to Tepsurkaev's defenders

    Zamid Chalaev, the commander of the special regiment of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) of Chechnya, called the words of critics of the republic's authorities after the publication of the video with the humiliation of Salman Tepsurkaev as empty talks, stating that they would be "called to account." Activists believe that authorities are trying to reduce the negativity caused by this video.

September 13, 2020 10:34

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September 12, 2020 23:54

  • Tofig Yagublu. Photo by Aziz Karimov for the "Caucasian Knot" Doctor urges to release Tofig Yagublu

    The doctor of the family of Tofig Yagublu, who went on a hunger strike at the SIZO (pre-trial prison), has prescribed him some therapy. Yagublu has lost a lot of weight and has difficulty with walking; he should be placed under house arrest so that he can receive medical care, the doctor has stated.

September 12, 2020 23:52

  • Zemfira Tskaeva. Photo by Emma Marzoeva for the "Caucasian Knot" Zemfira Tskaeva accuses judge of protracting trial

    Another court session on the case of Tskaev, who died after questioning at Vladikavkaz police, was rescheduled due to the illness of one of defendants' advocates. Vladimir Tskaev's widow has complained that court sessions were postponed for the umpteenth time. She intends to complain about the judge to the Russia's Judicial Board, Zemfira has promised.

September 12, 2020 23:50

  • Albert Batchaev. Screenshot of the page with the information about criminal proceedings against Jehovah's Witnesses in Russia Albert Batchaev allowed visiting doctors

    Investigators have allowed Albert Batchaev, a Jehovah's Witness, to visit the polyclinic, which he could not do due to the restrictions associated with his house arrest.

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