February 08, 2016 12:32

  • HRC "Memorial" recognizes civil activist Ivan Barylyak political prisoner

    The criminal case against Ivan Barylyak, a resident of Stavropol, has a political motive related to the public activities of the convict; and his prosecution is related exclusively to this activities. These conclusions were made by the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial", which recognized Barylyak to be a political prisoner.

February 08, 2016 15:15

February 06, 2016 14:56

February 06, 2016 08:51

  • Eyewitnesses report on kidnapping in Grozny

    On February 5, in the Leninsky District of Grozny, a group of people captured a young man and took him away to some unknown destination. This was reported by local residents through social networks. The law enforcement bodies of Chechnya have not yet commented on the incident.

February 06, 2016 07:17

February 06, 2016 03:15

  • Khasavyurt: perinatal centre resumes normal operation after protests

    The "Roszdravnadzor" has started checking the perinatal centre in Khasavyurt, where Zalina Dalieva, a maternity patient of Chechen origin died. The perinatal centre itself is operating normally, the "Caucasian Knot" was informed by Zarina Agmadova, the press secretary of the Dagestani Ministry of Public Health.

February 05, 2016 22:51

  • Zakaev rejects Kadyrov's offer to return to Chechnya

    Akhmed Zakaev, the head of the government of the self-proclaimed Chechen Republic of Ichkeria, has treated the proposal to return home, made to him by the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov, as propaganda and having no connection with the reality.

February 05, 2016 20:59

  • Azeri theologian Bagirzade reports torture by police

    The consideration of complaints about torture and violation of the rights of Talekh Bagirzade, the leader of the Movement "Muslim Unity", who is kept in custody in Azerbaijan, has begun behind closed doors by the court. The Bagirzade's testimonies were heard.

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Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for the period of 6 years.

Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for the period of 6 years

Over the past six years, from 2010 to early 2016, the number of victims of the armed conflict in the North Caucasus has decreased significantly. A stable tendency for reduction of the number of people killed and injured in the regions of the North Caucasian Federal District is shown in the infographics below, prepared by the "Caucasian Knot" and based on its own data and open sources information. By clicking each figure, you can see distribution of casualties in the center of the circle, divided by categories such as security forces, militants, and civilians.


Infographics. Statistics of victims

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