June 27, 2016 17:48
In Makhachkala, fire victims from the Tsuntin District have decided to stop their protest action after the meeting with the Deputy Prime Ministers of Dagestan, who promised to pay compensation. According to the fire victims, in the case if the promises are not fulfilled, they will resume their protests.
June 27, 2016 16:54
The pre-election list of the "Edinaya Rossiya" (United Russia) Party includes the leaders of Dagestan, Ingushetia, Kabardino-Balkaria and the acting leaders of the Chechen Republic and Karachay-Cherkessia. Besides, the list of the "Edinaya Rossiya" Party includes the Governor of the Rostov Region and the leader of Adygea.
June 27, 2016 09:05
In Dagestan, an elderly woman was killed in the collapse of a private house in the village of Sachada of the Charoda District. Her 14-year-old granddaughter was hospitalized.
June 26, 2016 21:49
After a conflict, a resident of Dagestan had stabbed Isamudin Radjabov, a member of the ensemble "Lezginka", with knife about 20 times. The suspect surrendered to the police, reports an official from the law enforcement bodies of Dagestan.
June 25, 2016 14:01
On the eve of the opened beach season, the Prosecutor's Office of Makhachkala conducted a check of the accessibility of the Caspian Sea coast for holidaymakers, and revealed numerous violations, a source from the Prosecutor's Office told the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent.
June 24, 2016 20:43
Officials of the Dagestani Muftiate and residents of the settlement of Shamkhal have agreed to leave Bii-Murad Ustarkhanov as Imam of the local mosque.
June 23, 2016 17:13
There is no sense for militants to destroy social objects in Dagestan, since by doing so, they lose support of the population, said the experts, interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot" in their comments on the arson of the school in the village of Teletl.
June 23, 2016 14:28
The North-Caucasian District Military Court has sentenced Sharafutdin Vagidov, a resident of Dagestan, who tried to join the terrorist grouping "Islamic State" (IS), to two years in colony.
June 23, 2016 13:25
Badrudin Musaev, a son of the Mayor of Makhachkala, does not plead guilty under the charge of use of violence dangerous to life and health of policemen, filed against him. This has been told today to the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent by Akhkubek Kolov, an advocate of Badrudin Musaev.
June 22, 2016 19:41
Today, the believers of the village of Shamkhal have held an unsanctioned rally in front of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims (SAM) in Makhachkala. After the rally in Makhachkala, the Dagestani police detained several protesters. According to law enforcers, the believers started a fight inside the mosque. The believers claim a provocation arranged by the police.
June 27, 2016 23:57
Georgian human rights defenders treat deceased Emil Adelkhanov as their teacher
June 27, 2016 18:14
Closure of Azerbaijani newspaper "Azadlyg" postponed
June 27, 2016 17:48
Fire victims from Tsuntin District stop their protest action
June 27, 2016 16:54
Ramzan Kadyrov and six leaders of Southern Russia put on pre-election list of "Edinaya Rossiya" Party
June 27, 2016 14:44
Italian politician accused of receiving bribes from Azerbaijani agents
June 27, 2016 13:38
Founder of Volgograd "Youth Centre for Consulting and Training" appeals to ECtHR
June 27, 2016 12:13
In Volgograd, picketer demands to solve problems of families with many children
June 27, 2016 09:05
Dagestan: local woman killed in house collapse
June 27, 2016 00:05
Miners of Rostov Region demand to repay wage arrears
June 26, 2016 21:49
"Lezginka" dancer killed in Dagestan
June 18, 2016 02:12
One of the five power agents wounded in special operations in Dagestan has died in hospital. Earlier, 14 casualties were reported: four power agents and 10 suspected militants.
June 18, 2016 22:14
Jane Buchanan, a member of the international human rights organization "Human Rights Watch" (HRW), has called "disappointing" the comment of Bernie Ecclestone, the head of the company "Formula One...
June 17, 2016 12:55
Sergey Zirinov, a deputy of the Legislative Assembly of Kuban, has told the court about his acquaintance with Vitaly Sadovnichy, the director of the Anapa sanatorium "Little Bay". Sergey Zirinov...
June 17, 2016 15:50
Today, Grant Grigoryan, a soldier of the Defence Army, has died from a gunshot wound under unclear circumstances. This was reported by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of Nagorno-Karabakh.
June 16, 2016 14:42
A bridge in Saint Petersburg was named after Akhmat Kadyrov in spite of the citizens' attitude towards his personality, and the decision itself was adopted with violations. This was stated by...
June 27, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 20-26
June 20, 2016 09:00
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 13-19
June 13, 2016 09:05
Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 6-12
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"
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June 27, 2016 23:57Georgian human rights defenders treat deceased Emil Adelkhanov as their teacher
June 27, 2016 18:14Closure of Azerbaijani newspaper "Azadlyg" postponed
June 27, 2016 17:48Fire victims from Tsuntin District stop their protest action
June 27, 2016 13:38Founder of Volgograd "Youth Centre for Consulting and Training" appeals to ECtHR
June 27, 2016 12:13In Volgograd, picketer demands to solve problems of families with many children
June 26, 2016 13:13In Dubovka, protestors reproach officials for their desire to save money on school children
June 25, 2016 22:16Linguist states methodology violation in examining Brinikh's case
June 25, 2016 14:01Residents of Dagestan complain about restricted access to Caspian Sea beaches
June 21, 2016 16:55
Volgograd activist holds picket against inaction of prosecutor’s office (+video)
June 15, 2016 17:56
Relatives of Omar Musaev demand to let them into police building (+video)
June 06, 2016 17:03
About 300 residents of Vladikavkaz ask for help in repairing their houses hit by hail (+video)
June 03, 2016 08:26
Rights defenders: Chechen refugees seek asylum in Germany because of repressions in their republic (+video)
May 22, 2016 23:24
Turkey: Circassians intend to continue protests until withdrawal of charges against Adnan Khuade (+video)
June 27, 2016 11:41Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in may 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
June 14, 2016 11:18Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in April 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot
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