February 10, 2016 18:20
The Imam, detained by the police, is suspected of unlawful confinement of a 27-year-old woman from Derbent and her four-year-old child, said Rasul Temirbekov, the spokesman of the Investigating Department for Dagestan of the Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation (ICRF).
February 10, 2016 13:30
The Prosecutor's Office of the Magaramkent District of Dagestan has delivered to the court the case against Marik Nurmagamedov, a resident of the village of Magaramkent, accused of involvement in warfare as a member of an armed grouping.
February 09, 2016 19:52
Daniyal Alkhasov, a doctor of the Dagestani village of Erpeli, has addressed the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial" with a complaint about the systematic pressure of law enforcers and his unlawful operational-preventive registration at the police as a follower of the Salafi concept of Islam.
February 08, 2016 12:32
The criminal case against Ivan Barylyak, a resident of Stavropol, has a political motive related to the public activities of the convict; and his prosecution is related exclusively to this activities. These conclusions were made by the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial", which recognized Barylyak to be a political prisoner.
February 08, 2016 15:15
The Frunze District Court of Saratov has placed into custody a suspect of recruiting people to the "Imarat Kavkaz Vilayat Dagestan", which is recognized in Russia as a terrorist organization.
February 06, 2016 14:56
Gamzat Saigidov, killed in a shootout with power agents on the Kizilyurt-Makhachkala highway, had been on the wanted list, said the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) for the North-Caucasian Federal District (NCFD). Saigidov was a militants' helper, said the Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation.
February 06, 2016 08:51
On February 5, in the Leninsky District of Grozny, a group of people captured a young man and took him away to some unknown destination. This was reported by local residents through social networks. The law enforcement bodies of Chechnya have not yet commented on the incident.
February 10, 2016 17:05
Police release protesters in Derbent
February 10, 2016 23:10
Experts: attack on Kasyanov will go unpunished
February 10, 2016 09:50
KBR resident suspected of helping militants
February 10, 2016 19:36
Bocharov: new building in Kosmonavtov Street to be erected in one year
February 09, 2016 20:25
Authorities declare Chechen fighters in Syria to be volunteers
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 15:54
Court would not let Yunus spouses to leave Azerbaijan
February 11, 2016 14:06
68 residents of Derbent included in lists of flood victims
February 11, 2016 13:19
Head of ICRF Department for Chechnya dismissed
February 11, 2016 11:59
Dagestan in the lead by number of victims of conflict in Northern Caucasus in six years
February 11, 2016 10:20
ECtHR finds Russia guilty of disappearance of six residents of Chechnya
February 11, 2016 06:55
Azeri experts state threat of new manat devaluation
February 11, 2016 04:59
In Dagestan, number of swine flu cases increases: 108 persons affected
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
The Azerbaijani authorities had violated the rights of Gilal Mamedov, the editor-in-chief of the newspaper "Tolyshi Sado", guaranteed by the article of the ban on torture, the Strasbourg European...
February 04, 2016 12:45
With the support of a local basketball club, Galina Akelieva, who was on a hunger strike in protest against the eviction of her family members, has managed to raise money for an apartment in...
February 04, 2016 01:35
In Dagestan, investigators have started to investigate the case on maternity patient's death caused by negligence at the perinatal centre in Khasavyurt.
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.
February 08, 2016 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
The Group continued its march to the House of Literature
A female activist makes her way to the House of Literature
The Group marches to the House of Literature
The Group continued its march to the House of Literature, where a discussion about the future of the struggle for human rights was held
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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February 11, 2016 19:13Participant of combat action in Grozny testifies in case against Karpyuk and Klykh
February 11, 2016 17:47Moscow protesters demand to hold referendum in KChR
February 11, 2016 16:04Wife of Talekh Khasmamedov claims threat to his life in penal colony
February 11, 2016 15:54Court would not let Yunus spouses to leave Azerbaijan
February 11, 2016 14:0668 residents of Derbent included in lists of flood victims
February 11, 2016 13:19Head of ICRF Department for Chechnya dismissed
February 11, 2016 10:20ECtHR finds Russia guilty of disappearance of six residents of Chechnya
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February 03, 2016 10:39
In Khasavyurt, relatives of woman who died in hospital come to rally (+video)
February 01, 2016 19:58
Mosque "Severnaya" in Khasavyurt reopened (+video)
January 21, 2016 05:32
Residents of Azerbaijan pay tribute to memory of victims of "Black January" (+video)
January 15, 2016 12:42
In Sochi, police push protesting pensioners on sidewalk (+video)
December 21, 2015 05:37
In Istanbul, Circassian activists report on increased pressure on repatriates in Russia (+video)
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