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20:24, 27 June 2017 Tuesday
Caucasus

17:20, 21 May 2017 Sunday
Circassian Genocide more than 150 years later

Today marks 151 years since the Circassian genocide, of one of the worst massacres in modern history, where nearly 2 million people were driven to exile from their homeland of Circassia.

14:00, 05 May 2017 Friday
Azerbaijan Aliyev urges unity in Muslim world

President Ilham Aliyev also calls for UNSC resolutions on stopping Armenia's occupation of Upper Karabakh to be implemented

13:47, 19 April 2017 Wednesday
Georgia race seen as early Trump test goes to run-off

Jon Ossoff, 30, came in first in a crowded field of candidates in a traditionally conservative 6th district, but narrowly fell short of passing the all-important 50 percent threshold.

16:16, 18 April 2017 Tuesday
Georgia voices concern over Russian FM's Abkhazia visit

President Giorgi Margvelashvili calls on international community to condemn Russia over Lavrov's visit to breakaway region

14:51, 17 April 2017 Monday
Kyrgyzstan jails three opposition members over coup plot

The sentences are likely to add to fears of a crackdown ahead of November elections, following anti-government protests.

17:54, 10 April 2017 Monday
NATO condemns 'illegitimate' vote in Georgian region

Voters choose new 'president' of Moscow-backed South Ossetia region, change name of territory to 'Alania' in referendum

11:45, 08 April 2017 Saturday
Two Russian police killed in North Caucasus

Attacks against police are not uncommon in southern Russia's North Caucasus, which faces a simmering insurgency. 

10:34, 06 April 2017 Thursday
Turkmenistan president fires influential energy chief

The Central Asian country's state-controlled Neutral Turkmenistan newspaper said Yashigeldy Kakayev, who was deputy prime minister in charge of the oil and gas complex, was set to be demoted.

11:45, 03 April 2017 Monday
President's party wins Armenia election

Serzh Sargsyan's ruling party wins first vote under reformed system in former Soviet republic

07:24, 03 April 2017 Monday
Polls close in Armenia parliamentary elections

Initial results will be announced on Monday

11:26, 02 April 2017 Sunday
Armenians head to polls for parliamentary elections

Over 2.5 million Armenians are eligible to vote for the country’s new parliament at 2,000 polling stations.

16:09, 01 April 2017 Saturday
Russia detains man over attack on Chechen base

Chechnya was the scene of two rebel wars in the 1990s and early 2000s, but violence in the region has largely been suppressed under the iron-fisted rule of strongman Ramzan Kadyrov.

19:16, 31 March 2017 Friday
Chechnya approves law allowing hijab in schools

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov says Moscow does not have 'single' position on hijab

18:48, 13 March 2017 Monday
Muslim organization urges Armenia to leave Azeri land

OIC chief issues appeal after 25th anniversary of Khojali massacre, in which Azeri civilians were killed by Armenian forces

14:18, 13 March 2017 Monday
3rd round of Syria talks in Astana to begin Tuesday

Kazakhstan's foreign minister confirms Turkey, Russia, Iran will attend Syria meeting  

16:48, 10 March 2017 Friday
Presidential powers reduced in Kazakhstan

President Nursultan Nazarbayev ratifies bill that reduces his powers, according to official statement

11:38, 06 March 2017 Monday
Kazakhstan passes bill to transfer presidential powers

Constitutional reform aims to transfer powers to parliament, government

09:57, 26 February 2017 Sunday
Kyrgyz opposition leader arrested on corruption charges

The State Committee for National Security (GKNB) said Omurbek Tekebayev, who leads the nominally socialist Ata-Meken party, was detained on Sunday after landing at the country's airport.



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