RuAF IL-76 78830 on an unusual flight path from Armenia heading to Syria 2 US warplanes (a P-8А Poseidon and a RC-135W) flew near Crimea and the Caucasus Novaya Gazeta are reporting there has been an assassination attempt on Ramzan Kadyrov, Putin's close ally and President of Chechnya Massive drills launched in RussiaSuspects led into court in Boris Nemtsov murder trial. 5 men from Chechnya accused of contract killingRussia launched new large-scale drill, with 300 military units of all operating domainsPope visits Azerbaijan on Caucasus peace tour When Pope Francis performed Mass in Tbilisi, Georgia, not as many people showed up as usual. RUAF strategic aviation Tu-22Ms deployed 01OCT16 to Mozdok Pope Francis arrives in Azerbaijan 'To hell with those who violate order in Chechen Republic, they should be shot dead' - Kadyrov about drug abusers 2 Dagestan militants killed in special operation Counter-terror operation in Tabasaransk district of DagestanOrthodox officials shun pope's Mass in Tbilisi, few Catholics turn out Aliyev: Armenia destroyed all infrastructure, historical and religious monuments in the occupied Azerbaijani lands. Aliyev: Armenia occupied 20 per cent of Azerbaijan`s territory, conducted ethnic cleansing, committed Khojaly Genocide. The chief of the General staff of the Russian Federation stated about the necessity of expansion of cooperation of the CIS countries in the sphere of defence For the second time in a week, Georgian politicians got into a physical fight during a TV debate ahead of the upcoming elections. "We think the referendum results are a step towards secure, stable and sustainable development of Azerbaijan" - PACE rep. Zhirinovskiy called to annex Abkhazia and SouthOssetia or otherwise stop financing them from the Russian budget Memorial: 2 more people lost by not known reason in Kaspiisk, Dagestan Azerbaijan holds referendum on strengthened presidency Armenian nuclear plant should be shut down: Turkey US to donate pair of ex-USCG Island-class patrol boats to GeorgiaAzerbaijan today votes at referendum on constitution changesShopping in Yerevan. "People have begun to like him again", "Russians especially" 7 killed in Dagestan as result of road accident with busThe rain in Tbilisi flooded streets and buildings, paralyzed traffic Earthquake M4.6 strikes 47 km SW of Sokhumi (Georgia)The Military Parade at Republic Square in Armenia

Map. History of Caucasus conflict

3 October 2016
RuAF IL-76 78830 on an unusual flight path from Armenia heading to Syria
Suspects led into court in Boris Nemtsov murder trial. 5 men from Chechnya accused of contract killing
Russia launched new large-scale drill, with 300 military units of all operating domains
RUAF strategic aviation Tu-22Ms deployed 01OCT16 to Mozdok
The chief of the General staff of the Russian Federation stated about the necessity of expansion of cooperation of the CIS countries in the sphere of defence
For the second time in a week, Georgian politicians got into a physical fight during a TV debate ahead of the upcoming elections.
Armenian nuclear plant should be shut down: Turkey
Shopping in Yerevan. "People have begun to like him again", "Russians especially"
Earthquake M4.6 strikes 47 km SW of Sokhumi (Georgia)