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Two guerrillas from the militant group formed in Derbent, whose plans included the organization of a terrorist attack during the May holidays, were killed today by the security forces officers in the Derbent district of Dagestan. Two armed members of the group were found in a forest near the village of Chinar ...
MOSCOW, April 19 (RAPSI) - A criminal case against deputy education minister of Russia's Republic of Dagestan, who stands charged with embezzling 97 million rubles ($1.6 million), has been forwarded to the Gagarinsky District Court of Moscow for hearing, the Prosecutor General's Office's press service ...

When Khabib Nurmagomedov landed in the Uytash Airport in Makhachkala, Dagestan, he was greeted by approximately two thousand local fans, who braved the cold weather to give him a hero's welcome upon arrival. Nurmagomedov, who defeated Al Iaquinta by unanimous decision to claim the UFC ...
Khabib Nurmagomedov has spoken often of the massive following he has in his native Dagestan, and if his return home on Monday was any indication, he wasn't kidding. The newly crowned undisputed UFC lightweight champion was swarmed by a legion of his fans as he touched down at Uytash Airport ...
When, in October 2017, Russian President Vladimir Putin appointed Vladimir Vasilyev to take over from Ramazan Abdulatipov as head of the North Caucasus republic of Dagestan, there were widespread hopes and fears that Vasilyev would transform the local political elite by a wholesale replacement of ...
The Black Sea Fleet's former commander, Admiral Vladimir Komoyedov, welcomes the decision to relocate the Caspian Flotilla headquarters from Astrakhan to Kaspiisk in Dagestan as “strategically correct.” “From a strategic standpoint, all the neighboring countries are our good friends. Secondly, we are ...

Sirazhutdin Datsiev, the head of the Memorial office in Dagestan was hospitalized with a head injury. Russian authorities should promptly and thoroughly investigate the attack and punish those responsible. “This cowardly attack can only be regarded as part of the ongoing harassment campaign against ...
The head of Russia's Memorial human rights group in the Republic of Dagestan has been attacked in what appears to be a continuing intimidation campaign against activists. Authorities in the neighboring Chechen Republic have been holding Oyub Titiyev, the head of the local Memorial branch, on drug ...
The officer shot two people dead in the Gerga village (Kayakentsky district, Dagestan), according to the Press Service of the Main Department of the MIA Directorate in Dagestan. The murder was due to a conflict that escalated into a fight. The off-duty officer shot his opponents from a Saiga rifle, killing both ...
The trial in the case of former Head of Kizlyarsky district of Dagestan Andrey Vinogradov saw the witness calling Sagid Murtazaliev, Olympic wrestling champion and ex-Head of the Russian Pension Fund (PFR) branch in Dagestan, the customer of the murder of MIA Lieutenant Colonel Shevket Kudzhaev.
The namesake of the former head of Dagestan in the position of senior operative worker at the Russian MIA General Administration of Economic Security and Anti-Corruption in Dagestan has been busted on taking a bribe in Makhachkala.
In connection with the receipt of a large number of appeals from low-mobility invalids and their legal representatives, the Prosecutor's Office of Dagestan has already analyzed the state of law in the sphere of their provision with technical means of rehabilitation, the republic's supervisory agency has reported ...
MAKHACHKALA, March 4. /TASS/. A counter-terrorist operation began in Dagestan's Tsumadinsky district, where special forces search for militants and their allies, the local branch of Russia's Anti-Terrorist Committee told TASS on Sunday. "The security alert was announced at 04:00 Moscow time on Sunday," the source ...
Since the second half of January, the Republic of Dagestan has undergone a systemic “cleaning out” of the entrenched local authorities. Similarly, there were recent loud arrests and prosecutions of local authorities in various regions across the Russian Federation—the former head of Sakhalin region, ...
The arrests followed President Vladimir Putin's decision last October to replace the head of Dagestan, Ramazan Abdulatipov, with the retired Deputy Interior Minister Vladimir Vasilyev. In doing so, Vasilyev became the first outsider leader of the largest and most populated of the North Caucasus republics in ...
A man carrying a knife and a hunting rifle opened fire on worshipers on Sunday at an Orthodox church in Kizlyar, in the Dagestan region of Russia, killing at least five people and wounding several others, according to a Russian state news agency. The gunman shouted, “Allahu akbar” and began firing, ...
MOSCOW: Nine people suspected of plotting an attack in Russia were killed in a shootout with security forces in Dagestan, the country's National Anti-Terror Committee has said. The “anti-terrorist” operation was launched Saturday in Derbent, Dagestan, after police received a tip off over a group hiding in ...

MOSCOW, March 6 (Xinhua) -- Russia's Federal Security Service (FSB) said Tuesday it had detained five people trying to recruit for the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in the country's Republic of Dagestan in the North Caucasus region. During a police raid on Monday, the five recruiters were nabbed in ...
Russian media are reporting that a gunman opened fire with a hunting rifle on churchgoers leaving a service in the Dagestan region, killing four people and wounding four others. Police then killed the assailant. The shooting took place Sunday evening in Kizlyar, a town of about 50,000 people on the ...
An unknown gunman opened fire in Dagestan's Kizlyar at Maslenitsa celebration. This is reported by information agencies citing sources. Interfax reports that five people have died as a result of the incident. RIA Novosti clarifies that four more have been injured, and the attacker has been eliminated.
A gunman has opened fire with a hunting rifle on churchgoers leaving a service in Russia's Dagestan region, killing four people and wounding four others. Police then killed the assailant. The shooting took place on Sunday evening in Kizlyar, a town of about 50,000 people on the border with Chechnya.
A man carrying a knife and a hunting rifle opened fire on worshipers on Sunday at an Orthodox church in Kizlyar, in the Dagestan region of Russia, killing at least five people and wounding several others, according to a Russian state news agency. The gunman shouted, “Allahu akbar,” and began firing, ...
“The neutralized [gang] leader was linked to a series of terrorist activities, including explosion of convoy of Interior Ministry forces in December 2013,” the NAK statement read. The committee, along with Dagestan's Federal Security Service (FSB), promptly declared a counter-terrorist operation in the territory ...
The anti-corruption crusade is carried out in Dagestan; it is supervised by an interdepartmental commission of employees of the central apparatus of the Prosecutor General's Office, the FSB, the Investigative Committee and the Interior Ministry. Within the framework of this operation, on February 5, ...
MOSCOW, February 15. /TASS/. The gunman eliminated in a counter-terror operation in the North Caucasus Republic of Dagestan was a terrorist ringleader who had been on a federal wanted list, the National Anti-Terror Committee reported on Thursday. "According to the available data, he was earlier the ...
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's National Anti-Terrorism Committee says a special forces officer has been killed in a shootout with a militant that also left the fighter dead. The clash occurred Thursday in a rural area of Dagestan, a republic in the Russian Caucasus where insurgent violence is frequent.
The FSB has materials sufficient for initiating five more criminal cases against arrested Acting Prime Minister of Dagestan Abdusamad Hamidov, his deputies Shamil Isaev and Rayudin Yusufov, as well as former Minister of Education Shakhabas Shakhov. This is reported by RBC, which has familiarized ...
NOVOSIBIRSK, February 8. /TASS/. The anti-corruption campaign conducted in Dagestan is not related to politics but stems from the need to obey the law, and it is not tied down to just one region, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists on Thursday. "The geography of the ongoing ...
Dagestan is one of Russia's 22 republics, established to protect the cultural autonomy of the country's ethnic minorities. Dagestan has a very diverse population, with 14 major ethnic groups, and is majority Muslim, with ethnic Russians comprising a small minority and inter-ethnic relations often. It has been ...
Journalist Anton Orech, in a column on the Ekho Moskvy website, opined that the recent moves in Dagestan are “an effort to get a part of Russia's territory under control.” Dagestan is the most lawless place in Russia, home to the “main Islamist cells” and the source of “the biggest stream of people to ISIS,” ...
Not uncommon of Taus Makhacheva, the works explores details and new findings of lives in Dagestan that at once assume a distinct object-like form, reminiscent of the flashes that come out from clouds. Makhacheva has a certain acquaintance with the stories she portrays, a relationship which incites the ...
Employees from the central offices of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the FSB flew to Dagestan to conduct an audit of the activities of local officials and security officials in connection with the detention of Makhachkala Mayor Musa Musayev, RBC writes citing sources. In addition, according to the edition, ...
Last year, in Murad's native Dagestan, his descendants and activists petitioned to retrieve his skull from St. Petersburg and bury it with the rest of his remains. “All my ancestors dreamed of burying the skull of Hadji Murad along with his remains…This dream passed down the generations. I hope it will ...
Prosecutor of Dagestan Ramazan Shakhnavazov has resigned, and on February 1, a candidacy of the new prosecutor will be considered in People's assembly of the republic, TASS reports referring to head of information and analysis department of the office of republican parliament Ulluby Erbolatov.
A mum has given birth to a huge baby weighing 13lbs14 without ANY pain relief. The 42-year-old woman had no medical assistance as she gave birth to her baby daughter in the town of Dagestanskiye Ogni, in south-western Russia's Republic of Dagestan. The woman, who is remaining anonymous, was ...
The ferry vessel Dagestan, which was lifted up for repair in the Zigh ship repair and construction yard of Azerbaijani Caspian Shipping Company has successfully passed sea trials. During the overhaul, two auxiliary engines on the Dagestan were replaced with new Hyundai brand engines. The new 1,000 ...
According to the investigators, in March, 2016 he illegally gave ground of 17,5 thousand sq.m belonging to the Republic of Dagestan to Arsky brick plant (JSC ASPK). The investigation believes that for that he received 1,1 million rubles ($19 thousand). The market value of this site is 81 million rubles ($1,4 ...
More than 100 representatives of the titular nationalities of Adygea, Karachaevo-Cherkessia, Kabardino-Balkaria, North Ossetia, Ingushetia, and Dagestan announced they were coming (Caucasus Times, January 22). Such a meeting—especially in the still restive North Caucasus—would have constituted ...
It should be reminded, that during the overhaul, two outdated auxiliary engines on the "Dagestan" vessel were replaced with new engines of "Hyundai"brand. The new 1000 kW engines are more cost-effective and efficient than previous ones. The engines of this model are also distinguished by a higher ...
On January 21, Musa Musayev, the mayor of Makhachkala, the capital city of Dagestan, was sentenced to ten days in jail before formal charges were brought against him (Chernovik.net, January 21). This is the second case in the last five years of a mayor of the Dagestani capital coming under arrest.
In Makhachkala, on January 22, the car of the Memorial human rights center in Dagestan was set on fire, Mediazona reports quoting Oleg Orlov, the head of the Flash Point program. Orlov said that in the evening of January 22 the driver of Memorial parked the car near his house. Around 10pm local time ...
Murad Kazhlaev (born 1931) is the grand old man of music in the Russian republic of Dagestan, located in the Caucasus. His multi-faceted talents involved composing, conducting, teaching and leading a jazz band during a period of Soviet history when West-leaning activities were frowned upon.
On January 9, the Sovietsky District Court of Makhachkala adopted a decision of dismissal of Bilal Omarov, the Vice-Premier of Dagestan, Kommersant writes. According to the edition, the former official is charged within three criminal cases related to his possible illegal activities during his tenure as head of ...
A prominent female Muslim journalist has thrown her hat in the ring for Russia's 2018 presidential election, which will be held in March. Aina Gamzatova, 46, hails from Russia's Muslim-majority republic of Dagestan. A Sufi adherent, Gamzatova heads Russia's largest Muslim media holding - Islam.ru, which includes ...
Most of the youth there are increasingly oriented towards the Arab world, towards the world of Islam, especially the descendants of those who came from rural communities and the mountainous parts of Dagestan. They dream about having a career or owning a business because financial success and the ...
[Hundreds of her supporters gathered around her to celebrate in Makhachkala, Dagestan's capital, on Saturday, two days after she confirmed her bid in the Facebook post. (Photo: Aina Gamzatova/Facebook)]. Moscow (Russia): Mufti of Dagestan's wife Aina Gamzatova will contest the March 2018 Russian ...
Moscow, Russia - Aina Gamzatova, a 46-year-old woman from Dagestan, has made it official. She wants to run against Russian President Vladimir Putin in the March 2018 election. Hundreds of her supporters gathered around her to celebrate in Makhachkala, Dagestan's capital, on Saturday, two days after ...
This was announced by Deputy Prosecutor General's Office Ivan Sydoruk, who heads the Interdepartmental Commission of the Prosecutor General's Office and the ICR in Dagestan, at the meeting in Makhachkala. The Commission was sent to Dagestan in late January to check the on the law-and-order ...
A series of high-ranking officials arrests, including the head of the Cabinet, ministers and mayors of major cities, and the subsequent resignation of the entire government, sent the bureaucratic elite of Dagestan into a spin. Who is next and what are the prospects for the republic? The CrimeRussia figures out ...
Last year, Dagestani farmers produced agricultural products at 123.078 billion rubles, which is 5.1% higher than in 2016, the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic reported. It is specified that the crop production increased by 5.4%, and livestock - by 4.8%. According to the ministry's ...


 

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