February 05, 2016 07:01
Tough statements made by Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov concerning the impossibility of dialogue with Salafis undermine the stability in society and prevent development of mechanisms for peaceful coexistence of communities supporting different concepts of Islam. This opinion was expressed by experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".
February 05, 2016 04:45
Elders have responded to the participation of Mufti Isa Khamkhoev and Ingush religious figures at the gathering in Grozny, where resonant statements were made against theologians and leaders of Ingushetia.
February 04, 2016 19:54
Today, the operative headquarters in Dagestan has taken a decision to lift the counterterrorist operation (CTO) regime introduced on January 30 in the territory of the Buynaksk, Karabudakhkent and Kumtorkalin Districts.
February 04, 2016 18:03
The Azerbaijani authorities had violated the rights of Gilal Mamedov, the editor-in-chief of the newspaper "Tolyshi Sado", guaranteed by the article of the ban on torture, the Strasbourg European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has decided.
February 04, 2016 15:51
Inna Blenaova, a resident of Nalchik, is accused of aiding Robert Zankishiev, the leader of the local branch of the "Islamic State" (IS), who was killed in a special operation on November 10, 2015. Her case was sent to the court for trial, said the Investigating Department for the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic.
February 04, 2016 11:58
Tragedies, like the incident in the perinatal centre of Khasavyurt, are used to foment dissent, said the head of Dagestan Ramazan Abdulatipov, adding that the inquiry into the woman's death is under his personal control.
February 04, 2016 07:09
In Sochi, by the court decision, pronounced at the lawsuit of the Mayor's Office, bailiffs evicted members of one family: a father, his 20-year-old son and 12-year-old daughter on the street from a municipal house vacant for many years, the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent reports.
February 04, 2016 01:35
In Dagestan, investigators have started to investigate the case on maternity patient's death caused by negligence at the perinatal centre in Khasavyurt.
February 04, 2016 05:05
Ingush theologians claim absurdity of accusations voiced by Ramzan Kadyrov
February 03, 2016 19:42
Armenian MPs call for stronger control over 102nd base
February 03, 2016 14:15
Kasyanov complains to FSB and ICRF about video in Kadyrov's Instagram
February 03, 2016 10:39
In Khasavyurt, relatives of woman who died in hospital come to rally
February 02, 2016 19:08
Advocates of Yunus spouses lodge complaint to Azerbaijani SC
February 05, 2016 22:51
Zakaev rejects Kadyrov's offer to return to Chechnya
February 05, 2016 20:59
Azeri theologian Bagirzade reports torture by police
February 05, 2016 19:08
Imam of Khasavyurt mosque calls to stop pressing Salafis
February 05, 2016 17:08
MIA: at least 70 residents of Astrakhan Region fight for IS
February 05, 2016 16:42
Number of protesters in Buynaksk exceeds 1500
February 05, 2016 11:04
Ramzan Kadyrov opposes merger of Chechnya and Ingushetia
February 05, 2016 07:11
Dagestan: police pre-identify man killed in shootout as a member of armed underground
February 05, 2016 07:01
Experts criticize Ramzan Kadyrov's ban on dialogue of followers of different concepts of Islam
February 05, 2016 06:26
In Kabardino-Balkaria, parents of minor girl who died in boarding school do not believe in official version of her death
February 05, 2016 04:45
Ingushetia: Council of Teips calls on Mufti Khamkhoev to resign after his speech at gathering in Grozny
January 27, 2016 02:04
At the plenary session held on January 26, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has examined two documents relating to the Karabakh conflict. MPs have adopted one of the...
January 29, 2016 09:53
The swine flu incidence in Georgia remains complex: the H1N1 virus has been confirmed by laboratory analysis in 153 persons; two more patients died from complications; and the total number of this...
January 30, 2016 06:50
In the Krasnodar Territory, the return of privileged public transport fare did not affect the pensioners, whose pensions exceed the need criterion defined at 15,400 roubles per month. Sochi...
January 29, 2016 11:36
Today, defendants in the criminal case on the murder of the Russian politician have been informed the completion of the investigation. They and their advocates will soon begin to examine the case...
January 30, 2016 09:52
The first group tenants of the destroyed house in Kosmonavtov Street in Volgograd have received their lump sum compensations for their ruined housing, said a source from the city administration.
February 01, 2016 09:00
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The activists presented the postcards with portraits of Yevgeny Vitishko, Timur Kuashev, Intigam Aliyev, Khadija Ismayilova, Leyla and Arif Yunus
The participants of the action hold postcards with portraits of the political prisoners
Postcards with portraits of Anna Politkovskaya, Timur Kuashev, Anar Mamedli, Alexey Belyatsky
The participants of the action
The Group continued its march to the House of Literature
A female activist makes her way to the House of Literature
The Group marches to the House of Literature
The Group continued its march to the House of Literature, where a discussion about the future of the struggle for human rights was held
The activists make their way to the House of Literature
The participants of the action hold postcards with portraits of human rights defenders
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January 18, 2014 04:46
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January 18, 2014 01:28
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February 05, 2016 20:59Azeri theologian Bagirzade reports torture by police
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February 05, 2016 07:01Experts criticize Ramzan Kadyrov's ban on dialogue of followers of different concepts of Islam
February 04, 2016 18:03ECtHR obliges Azerbaijan to pay 15,500 euros to Gilal Mamedov
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February 01, 2016 19:58
Mosque "Severnaya" in Khasavyurt reopened (+video)
January 21, 2016 05:32
Residents of Azerbaijan pay tribute to memory of victims of "Black January" (+video)
January 15, 2016 12:42
In Sochi, police push protesting pensioners on sidewalk (+video)
December 21, 2015 05:37
In Istanbul, Circassian activists report on increased pressure on repatriates in Russia (+video)
December 09, 2015 14:58
BCA releases Yunus spouses from serving prison sentence (+video)
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