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Extremely dangerous militant detained in Chechnya

Extremely dangerous militant detained in Chechnya

An extremely dangerous militant, who is a member of a militant group controlled by the Daesh terrorist organization (banned in Russia) has been detained in Russia’s republic of Chechnya, the head of the republic Ramzan Kadyrov …

Daesh recruiters eliminated in Chechnya

Daesh recruiters eliminated in Chechnya

A group of recruiters to terrorist organizations was eliminated in Chechnya. According to a source in law enforcement agencies of the North Caucasus Federal District (NCFD), well-organized operational-search activities allowed to …

Chechen law enforcement officers dismantle militant network

Chechen law enforcement officers dismantle militant network

Seven militants were killed in a security operation in Russia's southern region of Chechnya, a source in local police said, adding that dozens of militants were detained. Earlier, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov said that four …

Putin: infrastructure projects of North Caucasus should be completed by 2021

Putin: infrastructure projects of North Caucasus should be completed by 2021

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed hope that authorities in the country’s southern territory of North Caucasus would complete main infrastructure projects to attract tourists by 2021.  "We all …

Russia celebrates Christmas

Russia celebrates Christmas

Today Russia celebrates Christmas, which is one of two most important religious holidays along with Easter. Patriarch Kirill congratulated Orthodox Christians after a midnight service at the Cathedral …

 3.0-point earthquake hits Chechnya

3.0-point earthquake hits Chechnya

An earthquake measuring 3.0 points on the Richter scale has occurred in Chechnya. According to the reports, the tremors were detected 5 km south of the village of Bamut, at a distance of 45 km from the capital. The epicenter …

Kadyrov: Russia above Obama#039s childish squabbles

Kadyrov: Russia above Obama's "childish squabbles"

Chechny's head Ramzan Kadyrov has described as dignified the decision not to respond reciprocally to the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the United States, TASS reports. "The US Administration of …

Chechen National Museum to receive 141 paintings

Chechen National Museum to receive 141 paintings

Russian businessman Gennady Timchenko presented over 140 paintings to Chechnya, head of the republic Ramzan Kadyrov wrote on his Instagram page. According to Kadyrov, these paintings will be placed at …

Iraq#039s Caucasus tribes demand formal recognition

Iraq's Caucasus tribes demand formal recognition

The Circassians, Chechens and Dagestanis are uniting to seek recognition under the Iraqi Constitution

Chechen leader refutes media reports about sending special forces to Syria

Chechen leader refutes media reports about sending special forces to Syria

Chechen Republic leader Ramzan Kadyrov said Thursday that there are no battalions dubbed Vostok (East in Russian) and Zapad (West in Russian) in Chechen Republic that have been reportedly sent to Syria, Sputnik reports. …

Pyatigorsk hosts Russian Caucasus international political forum

Pyatigorsk hosts Russian Caucasus international political forum

The 4th International Political Science forum 'Russian Caucasus - 2016' opened in Pyatigorsk today. It will gather more than 350 participants, including …

Kadyrov: I am most peaceful man, but Russia’s enemies should be afraid of me

Kadyrov: I am most peaceful man, but Russia’s enemies should be afraid of me

The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, said that Russia’s enemies should be afraid of him. "Russia’s enemies: terrorists, extremists and their likes should be afraid of me. Deathly afraid. They do …

Terek loses to Spartak in Grozny

Terek loses to Spartak in Grozny

A meeting of the local FC ‘Terek with the Moscow ‘Spartak’ in 15th round of the Russian football championship was held in Grozny. The Moscow team won the match with the score 1:0. The …

Kadyrov discusses Chechen investment projects with Prince of Abu Dhabi

Kadyrov discusses Chechen investment projects with Prince of Abu Dhabi

Head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov held a meeting with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, during which the sides discussed investment activity in Chechnya and agreed on a further expansion of support for small and …

System of command, control and communication Streletz successfully tested in Chechnya

System of command, control and communication Streletz successfully tested in Chechnya

In Chechnya, the scouts of the mountain infantry brigade of the Southern Military District (SMD) conducted special tactical training exercises to find conditional gangs in the conditions of the low temperatures and snowy terrain, the press …

Kadyrov urges Erdogan to extradite terrorists behind Chechnya crimes

Kadyrov urges Erdogan to extradite terrorists behind Chechnya crimes

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov has asked Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to extradite terrorists who earlier committed a series of crimes in Russia’s North Caucasus republic, the press service …

Gazayev: North Caucasus is source of Russia#039s Olympic chions

Gazayev: North Caucasus is source of Russia's Olympic champions

The North Caucasus already can be called a source of Olympic champions, and the region has not fully implemented its athletic potential, a former football player, an Honored Coach of the USSR, the State Duma deputy Valery Gazayev …

Vasily Bogoyavlensky: Oil will always be in demand

Vasily Bogoyavlensky: "Oil will always be in demand"

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Deputy Director of the Institute for Problems of Oil and Gas of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) on the prospects of oil production

Police kill militants group in Chechnya

Police kill militants group in Chechnya

The police killed a group of militants in a shoot-out in the North Caucasus Chechnya, TASS reports. "As the police were about to inspect two cars in Chechnya’s Gudermes district a shoot-out began," the police said. …

Kadyrov: Libya to undertake measures to return Russian sailors home

Kadyrov: Libya to undertake measures to return Russian sailors home

Libya is due to undertake decisive measures to return three crewmembers from the Russian tanker Mikhail Chebotarev after the court hearing scheduled for October 10, Chechnya’s head Ramzan Kadyrov wrote on …

Peskov backs investigation of televised children#039s fights in Chechnya

Peskov backs investigation of televised children's fights in Chechnya

The Kremlin has called for an investigation after state TV broadcast mixed martial arts fights between children as young as 8. The head of the Russian region of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, entered three of his young …

 People-smuggling gang detained in Poland, Lithuania and Latvia

People-smuggling gang detained in Poland, Lithuania and Latvia

Polish, Lithuanian and Latvian border guards have smashed an international gang smuggling people from Vietnam to Europe. Fourteen people have been detained in Poland, Lithuania and Latvia, Polish border guards said on Tuesday. …

#039Great Silk Road#039 tourist route opens in North Caucasus

'Great Silk Road' tourist route opens in North Caucasus

The new tourist route "Great Silk Road" will open in the North Caucasus on Sunday. Chinese and Russian tour operators will embark on the week-long tour of North Caucasian regions, the Russian Ministry of North Caucasus Affairs …

Alexander Rahr: Only a common global threat will reconcile the West and Russia

Alexander Rahr: "Only a common global threat will reconcile the West and Russia"

The political analyst on the possibility of uniting Russian and Western interests in the world and the Caucasus

Who to be chosen in Caucasus on September 18?

Who to be chosen in Caucasus on September 18?

The elections at the federal and regional levels will be held throughout Russia this Sunday. The federation will elect the new composition of the State Duma and the subjects will elect the heads and parliaments. In the North Caucasus this …

Ramzan Kadyrov thanks President Ilham Aliyev for rejecting Russian Paralympic licenses

Ramzan Kadyrov thanks President Ilham Aliyev for rejecting Russian Paralympic licenses

The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, thanked President Ilham Aliyev for the country's refusal to get licenses to the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, which freed after the removal of the Russian Paralympic competitions. …

Grozny residents on rally against terrorism

Grozny residents on rally against terrorism

The numerous events, tamed for the Day of Solidarity in the Fight against Terrorism, took place today in Grozny. The authorities and activists of youth organizations laid flowers to the memorial and honored the memory of those inhabitants of the …

Chechnya ready for new school year

Chechnya ready for new school year

Schools of the North Caucasus Federal District are ready to celebrate the Day of Knowledge. Today we publish the information about achievements and challenges faced by representatives of the Chechen Ministry of Education. Chechnya, …

State of emergency announced in Chechnya

State of emergency announced in Chechnya

A state of emergency was announced in the entire territory of Chechnya due to weather conditions, acting head of the republic Ramzan Kadyrov informed. He stressed that state of emergency applies to the entire territory …

Soslan Ramonov: continuity of generations makes Caucasian fighters chions

Soslan Ramonov: continuity of generations makes Caucasian fighters champions

The high levels of skill in wrestling in the North Caucasus is explained by the continuity of generations, when famous wrestlers train together with young athletes, the Russian Olympic champion in freestyle wrestling, who won the highest award at …