One suspected militant killed in ongoing standoff with Russian security forces in Dagestan

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19 October 2018
Clashes in Dagestan: 2 suspected militants killed, 2 FSB special operation forces fighters wounded, 1 Rosguard fighter also wounded
Pashinyan: Today we continued Armenian - Canadian negotiations in the same candid atmosphere as we started yesterday. PM @JustinTrudeau, hope we'll implement all our agreements in near future.
Video of clashes with militants in Dagestan
One suspected militant killed in ongoing standoff with Russian security forces in Dagestan
Dagestan: 1 policeman wounded in ongoing police operation against suspected militants in Endirey village
5 day ago
Azerbaijan accused Armeniya in 24 ceasefire violations
Bolton will go to trip to Russia, Azerbaijan, Armeniya and Georgia on 20 October
Around 100 people took to the streets in Kaspiysk, a coastal city in the Russia​n Republic of Daghestan, to protest development in the city centre. Activists were demanding that Mayor Mahammad Abdullayev not approve amendments to the city's master plan.
Magas, Ingushetia today: Thousands on the streets for Friday prayers. Demonstrations growing in strength with people arriving continuously.
A banner from the ongoing protest in Magas, Inghusetia, southern Russia. The banner reads: I don't agree I won't transfer [land to Chechnya]
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan says he'll resign before 16 October to trigger early general election and to disband completely discredited National Assembly, which remains dominated by counter-revolutionary and reactionary forces.
The head of Ingushetia has promised not to disperse an agreed weekly rally against the land deal with Chechnya, because "a forceful [decision] will not give anything"
The territorial dispute between Ingushetia and Chechnya has been artificially provoked and is being maintained from outside, said Akhmed Gisaev, the head of the Human Rights Analysis Centre.
1 week ago
Russian deputy foreign minister Karasin declined invitation of Georgian government to carry out site inspection of biological laboratory in Tbilisi in order "not to legitimize" it. Russian government prefers to spread disinformation about it instead.
Joint Armenian-Russian military drill ongoing in Armenia.
Araik Khandoyan, a member of the SasnaTsrer armed unit, in August released by the court in Armenia, died, reported Varuzhan Avetisyan.
Video of protest in Magas, Ingushetia, south Russia, against land transfer to nearby Chechnya: thousands protest for the 7th consecutive day
Armenia's PM Pashinyan will resign on October 16 to trigger a snap parliamentary election, he said in a France 24 interview. He wants the election to be held on December 10. He will be an acting PM before that and has a 99,9% chance of winning the majority in an upcoming vote.
Russian warlord Kadyrov once banned from Instagram is back on the platform despite sanctions
1 week ago
Azerbaijan Defense Minister to attend the regular meeting of CIS Council of Defense Ministers
1 week ago
Azerbaijan's oil output rises to 796,000 BPD in Sept vs 774,000 BPD in August: energy ministry
Group of peacekeepers from Azerbaijan sent to Afghanistan1 week ago
Group of peacekeepers from Azerbaijan sent to Afghanistan
Azerbaijan has opened new military unit in Nakhchivan
1 week ago
Peskov on Ingushetia : "We certainly are carefully monitoring the developments and receive information from the republic's leadership. So far, the work is being done by the republic's leadership."
14 Armenia MPs join PM Pashinyan's position
Map from @caucasianknot shows the land swaps between Chechnya and Ingushetia agreed by Ramzan Kadyrov and Yunus-bek Yevkurov.1 week ago
Map from @caucasianknot shows the land swaps between Chechnya and Ingushetia agreed by Ramzan Kadyrov and Yunus-bek Yevkurov.
1 week ago
APC "BTR" sank during drill at Caspian Sea in Dagestan, 2 Russian army servicemen killed
Turkish security forces detained the Azerbaijani mafia king Nadir Salifov in Istanbul. He is one of the biggest mafia bosses also in Russia.1 week ago
Turkish security forces detained the Azerbaijani mafia king Nadir Salifov in Istanbul. He is one of the biggest mafia bosses also in Russia.
Tsarukyan and Pashinyan sign an agreement to pass snap elections in December 2018.
Russian occupation troops abducted another Georgian citizen near village of Kirbali in Gori municipality and close to de facto border with breakaway South Ossetia. This time it's 50-year shepherd Akakiy Datiashvili. EUMM has been duly notified.
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