November 26, 2015 01:13
In Dagestan, up to 500 trucks of striking drivers still stay on the highway near Khasavyurt. This was told to the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent by Surkhai Alimirzaev, a participant of the protest action.
November 25, 2015 19:58
A part of Dagestani truck drivers, who stopped their strike against the "Platon" system in Kayakent, have joined the protest of their colleagues in Manas.
November 25, 2015 14:11
Over 400 drivers of heavy-duty vehicles, protesting near the Dagestani village of Kayakent and demanding to abolish the "Platon" system of toll highways, have stopped their strike.
November 25, 2015 08:04
The Maikop City Court has found Elman Isaev guilty of preparation for joining an illegal armed formation (IAF) in the territory of Syria and sentenced him to one year and ten months of imprisonment. Earlier, it has been reported that Elman Isaev is a resident of Adygea. However, regional editions call him a native of Dagestan, living in the Krasnodar Territory.
November 25, 2015 05:21
Last night, in Dagestan, about 400 trucks stayed on the highway near the village of Kayakent and continued the protest action of truck drivers. The protestors have declared that they are not going to abandon their intention to join the all-Russian strike of truckers to be held in Moscow. On November 30, they are going to "start for Moscow" to take part in the strike.
November 25, 2015 01:19
The Muftiyat of Dagestan has appointed Magomedrasul Saaduev, Imam of the central mosque in Makhachkala, the new Imam of the mosque in Kotrov Street. He plans to combine his two positions. Believers of the mosque in Kotrov Street do not treat Magomedrasul Saaduev as a compromise figure for their community.
November 24, 2015 18:43
Drivers of heavy trucks are going to stay with their trucks near Khasavyurt, until the issue with the "Platon" system is not settled in their favour, the protesters against the system of levying tolls on federal highways have declared.
November 24, 2015 12:05
In Dagestan, the events around the mosque in Kotrov Street are a part of measures to tighten the domestic policy in the country against the background of the war in Syria, and they can result in a confrontation within the republic and movement of young people to the underground. This opinion was expressed by experts, interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".
November 24, 2015 10:56
Mukhtar Kurbanov, the head of the village of Teletl, who was killed on November 21, used to work at the law enforcement bodies, and he received threats from militants. This was reported by a resident of the village of Teletl. According to a source from the law enforcement bodies of Dagestan, the crime could be motivated by revenge in connection with the Mukhtar Kurbanov's service at the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA).
November 24, 2015 07:31
Law enforcers are searching for militants in the territories of the Buynaksk and Karabudakhkent Districts, where the counterterrorist operation (CTO) legal regime has been introduced today.
November 26, 2015 10:45
In Chechnya, pro-government activists hold rally against Turkey
November 26, 2015 08:54
One hundred truckers attend protest action in Rostov Region
November 26, 2015 04:23
Body of resident of Rostov Region, perished in Syria, transported to Russia
November 26, 2015 03:27
In Kalmykia, prisoners stop their hunger strike, Deputy Chair of POC reports
November 26, 2015 01:13
About 500 truckers continue striking near Khasavyurt
November 26, 2015 00:14
Advocates of Khadija Ismayilova announce their willingness to appeal to ECtHR
November 25, 2015 19:58
At least 150 truckers at protest in Manas
November 25, 2015 19:50
Savchenko's sister is prosecuted for contempt of court
November 25, 2015 19:02
Vitishko goes on hunger strike for the second time in colony
November 25, 2015 17:33
Verdict to Khadija Ismayilova upheld
November 12, 2015 14:05
The Court of Appeal has released the Azerbaijani political scientist Arif Yunus from custody because of deterioration of his health. Arif has demanded to release his wife, the human rights activist...
November 12, 2015 21:11
Ministry of Justice (MoJ) of Russia has revealed violations in the activities of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial", which should be eliminated before December 21. The MoJ's claims concern...
November 12, 2015 22:20
Officials of the Sochi Mayoralty fail to fulfil their "pre-Olympic" promises and do not solve the problem of water drainage, local residents assert. Those of them who live in the neighbourhood...
November 10, 2015 15:08
Ecologist Evgeny Vitishko is to leave the penal colony in 10 days, since the Kirsanov District Court of the Tambov Region is preparing to pronounce the decision on his conditional early relief...
November 10, 2015 16:36
Today, Robert Zankishiev, the leader of the unit of the "Islamic State" (IS), has been killed during a special operation in Nalchik. This was reported by officials from the law enforcement bodies.
November 23, 2015 09:00
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The activists presented the postcards with portraits of Yevgeny Vitishko, Timur Kuashev, Intigam Aliyev, Khadija Ismayilova, Leyla and Arif Yunus
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
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A female activist makes her way to the House of Literature
The Group marches to the House of Literature
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The activists make their way to the House of Literature
The participants of the action hold postcards with portraits of human rights defenders
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