Explosions in OssetiaNorth Ossetia commemorated recently the victims of the 2004 terrorist act in Beslan. The tragedy darkened the joyful festival of the 1st of September - the start of the new school year. Parents in Vladikavkaz still don't let their children attend first day celebrations. Thesituation in Caucasus became tenser after the recent explosion in Vladikavkaz.
Terrorist attack directed at secular lifestyle and municipal elections3 people were killed and 34 injured as a result of the recent terrorist attack in Dagestan. Terrorists always use the same scheme, they attack objects relevant to the activity of the law-enforcement agencies, using suicide bombers and explosive devices weighing severalkilograms.
Moscow and Pyatigorsk have made a priority the integration of the North Caucasus into the information and humanitarian space of Russia. Specific attention is paid to vocational education within the modernization policy.
There is one irritant in relations between Georgia and all her neighbours, the conviction of foreigners for illegal (from the Georgian viewpoint) crossing of the border with Abkhazia and South Ossetia.
The Dagestanian newspaper "Present Time" noted that Mahir Shukyurov, the Azerbaijani defender from Anji Makhachkala, didn't turn, like all his team and their competitors, to the Russian flag during the national anthem before their match with Sibir.