February 08, 2016 16:56
At the request of the Prosecutor's Office, the Sovietskiy District Court of Astrakhan, which is considering the case of Igor Stenin, the leader of the movement "Russians of Astrakhan", has announced the trial closed and removed the audience and the media from the courtroom.
February 07, 2016 21:03
Today, three activists of the movement "Russians of Astrakhan" have held an action in support of Ildar Dadin, convicted for repeated violation of the rules of holding actions, and Alexander Belov (Potkin), one of the leaders of the nationalistic movement "Russians".
February 06, 2016 20:14
In Astrakhan, over 50 people have come today with social demands to a rally, organized by the Communist Party of the Russian Federation (CPRF). Protesters stated the insolvency of the Russian government in the face of rising prices and tariffs and demanded its resignation.
February 05, 2016 17:08
The residents of the Astrakhan Region, fighting for the "Islamic State" (IS), are younger than 30, Oleg Agarkov, the head of the Regional Department of Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA), has stated today.
January 31, 2016 03:08
A criminal case on propaganda of Nazi symbols has been instituted against Alexander Tokarev, an editor of the "Astrakhanskaya Pravda", after the newspaper published an article about the prohibition of the Communist Party in Ukraine.
January 19, 2016 08:09
In the regions of southern Russia, rituals of Epiphany bathing in the numerous font basins were held without incidents. On the bank of a number of water reservoirs, field kitchens and heating points were equipped for believers. Their security was controlled by law enforcers, rescue teams of the Ministry for Emergencies (MfE), and doctors.
January 17, 2016 20:03
Change of the ruling elite in Kuban, pressure on Circassian activists in Adygea, resonant sentences against activists in the Rostov Region, explosion in a multi-storey building in Volgograd, hunger strike of transport workers in Astrakhan, start of the struggle for a new Constitution of the Republic of Kalmykia, protests by truck drivers against the system "Platon", these and other events occurred in 2015 in the Southern Federal District (SFD) of Russia.
January 13, 2016 04:55
The Russian General Prosecutor's Office has dismissed the request of the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) of Ukraine for the extradition of Khaiser Djemilev, who is sentenced in the Krasnodar Territory and who is a son of Mustafa Djemilev, a deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. This was reported by advocate Nikolai Polozov.
January 08, 2016 01:41
Activists of the movement "Russians of Astrakhan" have held a picket in support of Ildar Dadin, who was sentenced to three years of imprisonment in a penal colony on the charge of repeated violation of the rules for holding actions. This was reported by the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent.
January 06, 2016 01:48
In the village of Evpraksino of the Astrakhan Region, a six-year boy fell victim to a fire. Other six children were accompanied out of the burning private house. This was reported by Dmitry Dubrovsky, the head of the press service of the Department for the Astrakhan Region of the Russian Ministry for Emergencies (MfE).
February 11, 2016 19:13
Participant of combat action in Grozny testifies in case against Karpyuk and Klykh
February 11, 2016 17:47
Moscow protesters demand to hold referendum in KChR
February 11, 2016 16:04
Wife of Talekh Khasmamedov claims threat to his life in penal colony
February 11, 2016 14:06
68 residents of Derbent included in lists of flood victims
February 11, 2016 04:59
In Dagestan, number of swine flu cases increases: 108 persons affected
February 10, 2016 23:10
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February 10, 2016 14:16
Peskov urges not to associate attack on Kasyanov with Kadyrov
February 05, 2016 16:42
The participants of the action in Buynaksk have expressed distrust to the Deputies of the City Assembly from the Party of Veterans.
February 04, 2016 18:03
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February 04, 2016 12:45
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February 04, 2016 01:35
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February 01, 2016 19:58
The Salafi mosque "Severnaya" (Northern) in Khasavyurt was reopened after negotiations of the authorities with protesting townspeople; the parishioners administered their namaz (prayer) there.
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