October 09, 2015 18:19
Law enforcement bodies suspect Murtazaliev, a resident of Dagestan, of involvement in warfare in Syria.
October 09, 2015 07:56
According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA), Shamil Magomedov, shot dead in the capital of Dagestan, was involved in several serious crimes, including attempts on lives of law enforcers, and kidnappings.
October 08, 2015 10:59
Residents of the Syrian village of Deir Foale, founded by immigrants from Dagestan, have found themselves in an air strike area. This was reported by the villagers. According to unconfirmed information, two Circassian villages were also affected by air strikes.
October 08, 2015 08:25
Members of the Public Oversight Commission (POC) have visited at the IVS (temporary detention facility) Djamal Razhitkhanov, a resident of Khasavyurt, detained on suspicion of aiding and abetting members of an illegal armed formation (IAF). The man has waived services of an advocate under pressure of investigators. This was reported by the defence of Djamal Razhitkhanov.
October 08, 2015 07:58
Last night, in the Tsumada District of Dagestan, unidentified persons fired several shots at a car with policemen and wounded one of them. This was reported by a source from the law enforcement bodies of Dagestan.
October 07, 2015 19:54
In the centre of the capital of Dagestan, Shamil Magomedov, who opened fire on policemen, was killed in the course of the shootout. This was reported by a source from the law enforcement bodies of Dagestan.
October 06, 2015 22:41
Djamal Razhitkhanov, suspected of aiding and abetting militants, has written a complaint, in which he reported on torture and pressure to waive services of advocates.
October 06, 2015 17:47
The villages of the Karabudakhkent District of Dagestan do not face the effect of the introduction of the counterterrorist operation (CTO) regime, and all the social facilities are operating as usual. This was reported by local residents interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent.
October 06, 2015 15:24
Investigators accuse Kamaldin Kazimagomedov, Arsen Talibov, and Idayat Mursalov of the murder of hunters Nadir Dadashev and Yamudin Tagirov in the Suleiman-Stalsky District.
October 06, 2015 11:38
In Dagestan, the military training ground "Dalny" (Far) hosts the military live-fire exercises involving more than 2000 military men and about 300 units of weapons and military vehicles. This was reported by the press service of the Southern Military District.
October 09, 2015 21:12
Rights defenders doubt of charges against Karpyuk and Klykh
October 09, 2015 18:51
Pamfilova speaks in favour of Savchenko’s transfer to Ukraine
October 09, 2015 18:19
Makhachkala resident detained on suspicion of involvement in the IS
October 09, 2015 17:50
CoA upholds conviction of activist Yusifli
October 09, 2015 17:09
Eyewitnesses of CTO in Chechnya state power agents refused to evacuate children
October 09, 2015 11:48
Caucasian opponents to airstrikes on Syria fear civilian casualties
October 09, 2015 09:09
Nemtsov’s daughter agrees to meet Kadyrov after his interrogation
October 09, 2015 07:56
MIA states involvement of Shamil Magomedov, killed in Makhachkala, in kidnappings
October 09, 2015 06:50
"EcoWatch" treats judgement on Vitishko’s case as "half-measure"
October 09, 2015 06:13
IDI states poor coverage by mass media of parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan
October 01, 2015 18:39
Today, the body of Migitin Djavadov, the head of Karamakhi village of the Buynaksk District of Dagestan, has been found in a forest in the Karabudakhkent District.
October 01, 2015 04:28
At the trial in the case against Ukrainian aviator Nadezhda Savchenko, the court in the Rostov Region has questioned two victims and listened to the written testimony of the third victim. The...
September 29, 2015 20:24
Today, according to the US Treasury, the US authorities have imposed sanctions against 29 individuals and entities affiliated with the grouping "Islamic State" (IS), recognized as a terrorist...
September 29, 2015 19:28
Today, Alexander Malofeev, a member of the Ukrainian organization "UNA-UNSO", has been found guilty of killing Russian soldiers in Chechnya. He is sentenced to 24.5 years of imprisonment in a...
September 28, 2015 22:00
Today, at the monument "Tree of Life" in Nalchik, city residents have held an action to pay tribute to the memory of Judy Maf, an 11-year-old Circassian girl, killed in Syria. The participants of...
October 05, 2015 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of September 28-October 4
September 28, 2015 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of September 21-27
September 21, 2015 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of September 14-20
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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
June 12, 2015 22:31
The media attention is drawn to the European Games opened in Baku, while rights defenders and activists are kept in prisons, where there had been placed for political reasons, said Mary Lawlor, the...
April 17, 2015 15:35
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May 09, 2014 10:37
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January 18, 2014 04:46
Andrei Rudomakha is a social activist, a coordinator of the NGO "Ecological Watch for Northern Caucasus", Chairman of the Krasnodar Regional Branch of the "Yabloko" Party, a member of the...
January 18, 2014 01:28
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April 17, 2015 20:36
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November 27, 2014 23:52
Caucasians in the ranks of IS (ISIL)
July 08, 2014 19:51
Kutaev's case: chronology and details
December 30, 2013 10:44
Terror acts committed by suicide bombers in the territory of the Russian Federation
December 20, 2013 19:10
Persecutions of civil society activists in Krasnodar and Sochi
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October 09, 2015 21:12Rights defenders doubt of charges against Karpyuk and Klykh
October 09, 2015 18:51Pamfilova speaks in favour of Savchenko’s transfer to Ukraine
October 09, 2015 17:50CoA upholds conviction of activist Yusifli
October 09, 2015 11:48Caucasian opponents to airstrikes on Syria fear civilian casualties
October 09, 2015 09:09Nemtsov’s daughter agrees to meet Kadyrov after his interrogation
October 09, 2015 06:50"EcoWatch" treats judgement on Vitishko’s case as "half-measure"
October 08, 2015 20:33Prosecutor of Hague Court initiates investigation into conflict in South Ossetia
October 08, 2015 16:10Author of book about Chechen War awarded the Nobel Prize
September 12, 2015 14:35
Activists in Yerevan prosecuted for disobeying police (+video)
September 11, 2015 20:53
Yerevan police demand from protesters to abandon Bagramyan Avenue (+video)
September 02, 2015 02:11
About 200 protesters take part in march in central Yerevan (+video)
August 20, 2015 01:32
"Radio Liberty" managers appeal to court with claim of Khadija Ismayilova's innocence (+video)
August 21, 2015 14:38
Zamirbek Makhmutov's murder sharpens tension in Stavropol Territory (+video)
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