All Posts Tagged With: "Ingushetia"

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Ingush Newspaper Editor Shot in Car

The editor-in-chief of a regional Ingush newspaper has been shot in his car by unknown assailants; colleagues say it could have been motivated by anti-corruption materials published by the newspaper.

Nov 23, 2010 | Continued
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At Least 16 Killed in Latest Caucasus Violence

A car bomb in Vladikavkaz has killed at least 16 people, with local authorities partially accusing abusive Russian security forces for the growing unrest in the already volatile North Caucasus region of Russia.

Sep 9, 2010 | Continued
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Train Bombing Perpetrator Identified, Killed in Raid

The Russian Federal Security Service is saying that it has identified the perpetrator of a train bombing late last year that killed 26 people traveling from St. Petersburg to Moscow.

Mar 6, 2010 | Continued
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Murderer of Ingush Oppositionist Gets 2 Years House Arrest

In a new court decision handed down Tuesday, the murderer of Ingush oppositionst Magomed Yevloyev will now only have to spend two years under house arrest, as opposed time in a penal colony.

Mar 2, 2010 | Continued
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Aushev’s Widow Hospitalized After Assassination Attempt

The widow of slain Ingush oppositionist Maksharip Aushev has been hospitalized after an assassination attempt that killed her mother and brother, and hospitalized a second brother.

Dec 17, 2009 | Continued
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Murder of Ingush Oppositionist Ruled “Accidental”

An Ingush court has ruled that the murder of oppositionist Magomed Yevloyev was caused by a police officer’s “carelessness.” Relatives and human rights groups insist that the murder was premeditated and plan to appeal to the European Court of Human Rights.

Dec 11, 2009 | Continued
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Main Witness to Aushev Murder Dies

Tauzela Dzeitova, the main witness to the murder of Ingush opposition activist Maksharip Aushev, died on Sunday without having sufficiently recovered to speak with investigators.

Dec 7, 2009 | Continued
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The Landmark Murder of Maksharip Aushev

Journalist Yulia Latynina of Yezhednevny Zhurnal provides a thorough chronicle of the violent events leading up to Sunday’s murder of Ingush opposition leader Maksharip Aushev. Exclusive translation by

Oct 30, 2009 | Continued
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Slain Ingush Activist Warned of His Own Murder

A prominent Ingush human rights activist slain on October 25 had warned that any attempt on his life should be considered the work of government security forces.

Oct 29, 2009 | Continued
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Regional President Injured in Assassination Attempt in Russia – Commentary

Journalist Yulia Latynina comments on the assassination attempt against Yunus-Bek Yevkurov, the president of the Republic of Ingushetia. Yevkurov is in serious condition after a suicide bomber attacked his motorcade.

Jun 23, 2009 | Continued