In Georgia, the court sentenced ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili in absentia to three years in prison on charges of abuse of power.

Map. History of Caucasus conflict

16 January 2018
In Georgia, the court sentenced ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili in absentia to three years in prison on charges of abuse of power.
Police chief of village of Shali district of Chechnya was shot dead on the street
System for money laundering eliminated in Chechnya - Deputy Chairman of Sberbank
2 week ago
Azerbaijan counted 135 shelling of its positions by Armenian Armed Forces on January 1 and 2
2 week ago
Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 135 times
Delegation from Ingushetia (Russia) visits Syria. Stops at numerous locations around the country, including Damascus, where Ingush military police are present. Delivers 25 tons of aid as part of ongoing North Caucasus/Russian outreach to Syria.
2 week ago
Azerbaijan claimed 146 bombardments from the Armenian side in last 24 hours
Interesting photo from ISIS-khurasan (Afghanistan) from this December showing a graduating class at the Shaykh Abu 'Umar al-Shishani (the Chechen) in the Kunar area.2 week ago
Interesting photo from ISIS-khurasan (Afghanistan) from this December showing a graduating class at the Shaykh Abu 'Umar al-Shishani (the Chechen) in the Kunar area.
Georgian National Energy and Water Regulatory Commission allows increase in electricity tariffs
Georgian security services say Akhmed Chatayev (IS member) and accomplices crossed Turkey-Georgia border with aid of existing network inside Georgia.
Facebook confirmed that Kadyrov accounts were blocked cause of U.S sanctions
RuAF Strategic Air Force HF voice net active.
Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan checked the state of combat readiness of the units in frontline zone2 week ago
Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan checked the state of combat readiness of the units in frontline zone
Oppositional Deputy shot dead in Western Georgia
Russian censor Roskomnadzor will send an official query to Facebook and Instagram if they don't explain why they blocked Ramzan Kadyrov's accounts.
3 week ago
TASS: Duma committee plans to ask social networks for an explanation after blocking of Kadyrov.
Russia's Vesti: Entire Chechen parliament to leave Instagram.
Ramzan Kadyrov says he is developing his own social network in Chechnya called Mylistory which will be as good as Facebook and Instagram, so he has no need to go back there.
Instagram apparently blocked Kadyrov's account with 4m followers, but his Twitter is still active: "chickens are laughing" at the US, he says
Chairman of the Parliament of Chechnya now threatens to suspend his account, if Instagram won't restore account of his boss
Chechen Minister Dzhambulat Umarov explained the disappearance of Kadyrov's instagram as "despicable sabotage cyber attack"
Kadyrov's page in Instagram @kadyrov_95 unaccessible, either he deleted it or he was banned. However his english backup account @kadyrov_95eng still up
Saakashvili: they have declared me an agent of the FSB after the FSB expelled me from Georgia into Ukrainian jail? This is the success of the FSB!3 week ago
Saakashvili: they have declared me an agent of the FSB after the FSB expelled me from Georgia into Ukrainian jail? This is the success of the FSB!
Caucasus Knot @KavkazUzel journalist attacked in Rostov oblast. Unidentified attacker shot him in the elbow and rib, shouting: "/I am/ fed up with you writing about the authorities"
Conflicting reports from Gudermes after information about 400 pro-Kadyrov men stormed the houses belonging to rival clan of Yamadaev
3 week ago
Canada, Australia and Georgia are going to abstain in the UNGA vote against Trump's Jerusalem announcement, Western and Israeli diplomats tell Barak Ravid @BarakRavid
Russian Ministry of Defence: Infantry divisions of the Russian military base in Abkhazia has a drill of counter-attack against the forces of the imaginary enemy3 week ago
Russian Ministry of Defence: Infantry divisions of the Russian military base in Abkhazia has a drill of counter-attack against the forces of the imaginary enemy
Georgian defense minister Izoria tells parliament that French air defense system purchased in 2015 is finally in Georgia
And Kadyrov responds to Magnitsky Act listing in Instagram, says he doesn't care, remembers all "crimes of U.S"
U.S. sanctions Ramzan Kadyrov under Magnitsky Act