May 28, 2016 23:59
A militant was killed in the Derbent District; another member of the armed underground is chased, said a Dagestani law enforcement source.
May 28, 2016 08:45
Ramazan Abdulatipov has called on the Dagestani team in freestyle wrestling to continue participation in the championships of Russia. However, the athletes continue protesting against the unfair, in their opinion, refereeing.
May 27, 2016 18:48
Kamaludin Djakhbarov, a resident of Dagestan, disappeared on May 25; while the whereabouts of his brother Shamil Djakhbarov is unknown for more than a month, brothers' relatives told rights defenders. They fear that the brothers could be kidnapped by power agents.
May 26, 2016 12:37
This morning, in the village of Kasumkent of the Suleiman-Stalsky District, policemen tried to stop a suspicious man to check his documents. The man opened fire on them and was killed by return fire.
May 25, 2016 18:01
Yesterday, militants managed not only to mine a relay tower in the Shamil District, but also to blow it up, said a law enforcement source. In the tower's coverage area cellular communication is absent; and interruptions in TV broadcasting are observed.
May 25, 2016 05:40
In Dagestan, the primaries of the "Edinaya Rossiya" (United Russia) Party did not show the level of support for candidates among voters because of the use of administrative resource. This opinion was expressed by participants of the project "Games of Journalists" in Dagestan on May 21. According to them, the "Edinaya Rossiya" Party has always used the administrative resource in the course of intra-party voting for the selection of candidates, as well as for the increase in the turnout during the voting.
May 24, 2016 19:47
Today, several militants have mined a relay tower in the Shamil District, and then shelled a police unit; no one of the policemen suffered, according to Dagestani law enforcement sources.
May 23, 2016 13:45
The Buynaksk City Court has sentenced Ali Takhnaev, a local resident, to 6 years in colony, finding him guilty of illegal arms dealing and possession of narcotic drugs. The Court has also held that Takhnaev had intended to participate in illegal armed formations (IAFs) abroad.
May 23, 2016 11:50
Ramazan Djalaldinov, who on April 14 published a video appeal to Vladimir Putin concerning the situation faced by residents of the Chechen village of Kenkhi, announced no intention to leave Russia. He has also reported that after him, eight other persons dissatisfied with the situation in Kenkhi left the village.
May 23, 2016 00:29
During the week of May 16-22, 2016, no victims to the armed conflict in Northern Caucasus were reported. These are the results of the calculations run by the "Caucasian Knot" based on its own materials and information from other open sources.
May 28, 2016 23:59
One person killed in shootout in Dagestan
May 28, 2016 22:21
CoA refuses to reconsider Rasim Aliev's murder case
May 28, 2016 20:24
Georgia and Abkhazia exchange materials on murder in Khurcha
May 28, 2016 18:24
Rights defenders urge to return Karpyuk and Klykh home
May 28, 2016 17:37
Commission members refuse to sign document on houses in Olympic settlement of Sochi
May 28, 2016 12:20
Five Georgian residents surrender weapons to police
May 28, 2016 11:24
Azerbaijan accuses Armenia of 26 bombardments per day
May 28, 2016 08:45
Dagestani republic's wrestling team ignores request of head of Dagestan
May 28, 2016 08:01
Yerevan: presentation of photo album on movement for NKR's independence was attended by about 50 persons
May 28, 2016 06:01
Experts state absence of intrigue at KChR primaries
May 27, 2016 09:25
In the course of the special operation in Nazran and Malgobek, law enforcers killed suspected militant Khizyr Galaev and Usman and Zurab Tsoloev, reports a source from the law enforcement bodies....
May 26, 2016 18:13
By the decision of the Chechen Supreme Court (SC) Nikolai Karpyuk has been sentenced to 22 years and 6 months of imprisonment, and Stanislav Klykh – to 20 years.
May 25, 2016 19:09
Today, the Supreme Court (SC) has lifted charges of misappropriation and abuse of office from the journalist Khadija Ismayilova.
May 25, 2016 13:06
Nadezhda Savchenko, a Ukrainian aviator, sentenced in Russia to imprisonment, has left the airport of Rostov-on-Don on the plane. She flew to Ukraine, the Reuters reports.
May 23, 2016 05:32
The Confederation of Circassian organizations (CherkesFED), an alternative of the International Circassian Association (ICA), will unite all the Caucasian Diasporas and communities in their...
May 30, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of May 23-29
May 23, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of May 16-22
May 16, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of May 9-15
April 17, 2015 15:35
Azerbaijani journalist, author of the series of journalist reports dealing with state-level corruption in Azerbaijan. On October 24, 2012, she was awarded the Courage of Journalism Award founded by...
May 09, 2014 10:37
On July 9, 2013, in the outskirts of Makhachkala, our colleague, a "Caucasian Knot" correspondent Akhmednabi Akhmednabiev, was shot dead. He set the bar high: being in one of the hottest regions of...
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
Suren Gazaryan is an activist of the public organization "Ecological Watch for Northern Caucasus", who was fighting for the preservation of the environment of the Krasnodar Territory, despite being...
April 17, 2015 20:36
Prosecution of human rights defenders and civil society activists in Azerbaijan
December 29, 2014 19:15
Imarat Kavkaz (Caucasus Emirate)
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
December 16, 2013 11:36Decree of the President of the Russian Federation N 686 "On the use of high security during the XXII Olympic Winter Games and XI Paralympic Winter Games of 2014 in Sochi"
December 06, 2011 23:00Joint Statement by the Heads of Delegation of the Minsk Group Co-Chair Countries and the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan
July 13, 2009 02:00Divided Europe Reunited: promoting human rights and civil liberties in the OSCE region in the 21st century
September 10, 2008 21:04The Current Situation in Georgia and Implications for U.S. Policy
December 15, 2005 11:59US House of Representatives Resolution on Russia's New NGO Legislation
May 28, 2016 22:21CoA refuses to reconsider Rasim Aliev's murder case
May 28, 2016 18:24Rights defenders urge to return Karpyuk and Klykh home
May 28, 2016 17:37Commission members refuse to sign document on houses in Olympic settlement of Sochi
May 27, 2016 22:15"Nida" activist Anar Abdullah arrested for 10 days
May 27, 2016 18:48HRC "Memorial": relatives of Djakhbarov brothers report their disappearance
May 27, 2016 16:12Kalyapin treats decision of Prosecutor's Office on attack in Grozny as formal
May 27, 2016 16:05Rights defenders report another beating of Ayub Tuntuev in colony
May 27, 2016 12:43ECtHR finds Russia responsible for death of Manana Djabeliya
May 22, 2016 23:24
Turkey: Circassians intend to continue protests until withdrawal of charges against Adnan Khuade (+video)
May 22, 2016 02:58
Rally in memory of end of Caucasian War over in Istanbul (+video)
May 10, 2016 22:08
In Kabardino-Balkaria, villagers open monument to Joseph Stalin (+video)
May 06, 2016 10:17
Grandson became a grandfather and the tree turned into a staff (+video)
April 30, 2016 11:10
Sochi residents reveal reasons of conflict around pedestrian crossing (+video)
May 10, 2016 15:12Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 1 of 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
May 10, 2016 14:51Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in March 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
April 05, 2016 00:00Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in February 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
March 21, 2016 14:49Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in January 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
February 10, 2016 16:08Infographics. The statistics of the number of victims in the North Caucasian Federal District regions for a period of 6 years
February 08, 2016 14:21Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus for 2015 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
January 25, 2016 11:07Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 4 of 2015 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
January 20, 2016 17:16Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in December 2015 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
December 23, 2015 15:10Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in November 2015 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
November 16, 2015 18:30Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in October 2015 under the data of the Caucasian Knot