Karachay-Cherkessia

Dombay

Dombay

A prestigious mountain resort of Dombay at the foot of the Main Range of the Caucasus Mountains has been famous since the Soviet times. A tourist complex was built and the first ski runs length up to 6 were laid here In the post-war period. …

All-season tourist recreation cluster #039Arkhyz#039

All-season tourist recreation cluster 'Arkhyz'

The all-season tourist recreation cluster 'Arkhyz' held the official closing of the ski season under the motto 'Total Recall'. On April 2, the tracks and cable cars will be opened according to the usual schedule, but starting …

Russia#039s Southern Military District holds sudden combat readiness check

Russia's Southern Military District holds sudden combat readiness check

Almost 6000 troops have been alerted in military units in Russia’s Southern Military District in a sudden combat readiness check, the press office of the district said. "The commander of forces in the district has ordered to …

Southern Military District Commander checks combat readiness of Crimea and North Caucasus

Southern Military District Commander checks combat readiness of Crimea and North Caucasus

Servicemen of Russia's Southern Military District have taken part in a snap combat readiness inspection in Crimea and North Caucasus, the district's press service said. "A number of military formations and units deployed to …

Yury Kudryavtsev heads Karachai-Circassian Border Guard Service

Yury Kudryavtsev heads Karachai-Circassian Border Guard Service

The head of Karachay-Cherkessia, Rashid Temrezov, wrote today in Instagram about becoming acquainted  with the new head of the republican FSB Border Guard Service, Major General Yury Kudryavtsev. Kudryavtsev was presented to Temrezov by the …

Envoy tells  about attractiveness of Karachay-Cherkessia

Envoy tells about attractiveness of Karachay-Cherkessia

Tourism is one of the most promising areas for the development of Karachay-Cherkessia, Plenipotentiary Envoy of the President of the Russian Federation in North Caucasian Federal District, Oleg Belaventsev said during his visit to the …

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 …

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

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 …

Caucasus in pictures. Unique photos reveal region#039s past

Caucasus in pictures. Unique photos reveal region's past

What the pictures taken in the North Caucasus in the late 19th and 20th centuries tell us

Karachay-Cherkessia to hold 3rd Quran-reading contest

Karachay-Cherkessia to hold 3rd Quran-reading contest

Karachay-Cherkessia will hold the third “Best reader of the Holy Quran” contest on November 20, organized by the Muslim Administration of Karachay-Cherkessia and supported by the government of the republic. This time …

Russia#039s remote observatory hosts art show

Russia's remote observatory hosts art show

One of the workers almost threw away one of the paintings, thinking that it was just garbage

Karachay-Cherkessia helps its businessmen with ASI#039s rating practices

Karachay-Cherkessia helps its businessmen with ASI's rating practices

Karachay-Cherkessia has improved the business conditions in the country with the help of the best practices of the National State Rating of the investment climate in the Russian regions, the head of the republic, Rashid Temrezov, said at a …

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 …

Rescuers find Russians and Austrians lost on mount Elbrus

Rescuers find Russians and Austrians lost on mount Elbrus

Rescuers have found two Russians and three Austrians who got lost on Wednesday night when climbing Mount Elbrus, the Kabardino-Balkaria department of the Russian Emergencies Ministry said in a statement. "The rescue operations on …

#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 …

OSCE to monitor contact line near Azerbaijan’s Alkhanly village

OSCE to monitor contact line near Azerbaijan’s Alkhanly village

The OSCE will monitor the Nagorno-Karabakh contact line near Alkhanly village of Azerbaijan’s Fizuli district on September 14, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. On the Azerbaijani side, the monitoring will be carried out by …

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 …

Art project in the North Caucasus observatory

Art project in the North Caucasus observatory

There is a unique bond between scientists and artists, Simon Mraz believes

Schools of North Caucasus: ready for school year

Schools of North Caucasus: ready for school year

The Ministry of Education of the North Caucasus reported that almost all the schools of the North Caucasus Federal District are ready for the new school year. Specialists from the State Fire Control, the Federal Service for Supervision of …

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 …

 15 terrorists#039 facilities eliminated in North Caucasus

15 terrorists' facilities eliminated in North Caucasus

Fifteen terrorist infrastructure facilities have been destroyed in Russia’s North Caucasus region over the past week, the temporary information center of the Russian National Guard Service said. "The combined force …

#039Mashuk-2016#039 opens in Pyatigorsk

'Mashuk-2016' opens in Pyatigorsk

The 7th North Caucasian Youth Forum 'Mashuk' started in Pyatigorsk today. According to the organizing committee, 2450 people are expected to participate in the forum this year. "The majority of participants will arrive …

Azerbaijan supports Russia in situation with doping scandals

Azerbaijan supports Russia in situation with doping scandals

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Azad Rahimov spoke against collective responsibility, while Arsen Fadzayev and Alexei Nemov paid tribute to the development of Azerbaijani sport

 Will weather spare Moscow and North Caucasus?

Will weather spare Moscow and North Caucasus?

Over the past few days several tropical storms caused showers, thunderstorms and strong wind in Moscow. The elements were especially raging on July 13 when a number of streets were flooded, 300 trees were uprooted by wind, due to which 22 cars …

 Media digs into background of Istanbul attack suspect from Russia

Media digs into background of Istanbul attack suspect from Russia

Turkish state media have identified Rahim Bulgarov as one of the suspected suicide bombers who attacked Istanbul's Ataturk airport on June 29, killing 45 people and wounding hundreds. Bulgarov grew up in …

Gazprom comes up with punishment for Dagestan and Ingushetia

Gazprom comes up with punishment for Dagestan and Ingushetia

As reported in Gazprom, the company will stop investing in Ingushetia and Dagestan - in this way it intends to respond to the billions dollars debts of the two regions for already supplied gas. The object that are already under the construction …

Unique heart surgery on children held in Karachay-Cherkessia

Unique heart surgery on children held in Karachay-Cherkessia

The unique heart surgeries on ten children were held in Karachay-Cherkessia by the head of the Department of Surgery of Heart and Blood vessels of the M. Vladimirsky Moscow Regional Research Clinical Institute, Alexander Osiev, in the …

Millions of Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Millions of Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr

The holy month of Ramadan has ended today with the Eid al-Fitr holiday, when millions of Muslims around the world refrained from food and drinks before sunset. Muslims are making festive prayers in the mosques since the early morning. Eid al-Fitr is the second main feast after the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha. The day of Eid falls on the first day of the month of Shawwal. The Eid al-Fitr holiday is celebrated for one or three days in various Muslim countries. It is officially announced as a non-working day in Dagestan, Chechnya, Ingushetia, Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay-Cherkessia, Crimea, Adygeya, Tatarstan and Bashkiria.