All Posts Tagged With: "Magomed Yevloyev"

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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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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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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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Situation in Ingushetia Threatens All of Russia – Alexeyeva

Human right activist Lyudmila Alexeyeva speaks on the situation in Ingushetia, where disappearances and killings happen on a daily basis. The atmosphere of fear, she says, is comparable to Chechnya, and the Soviet Union in the 1930s.

Sep 22, 2008 | Continued
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Slain Opposition Leader Explains (video)

Magomed Yevloyev, an opposition leader from Ingushetia who was killed in police custody, presented at the FINROSFORUM 2008 in June, describing the immense pressure on independent news media in Russia. Translation and subtitles by

Sep 5, 2008 | Continued
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Russian Opposition Leader Killed In Police Custody

Hundreds of people took to the streets of Ingushetia, one of Russia’s southern republics, after an opposition leader and businessman was shot and killed while in police custody. In an open letter, Roza Malsagova, the editor-in-chief of the opposition internet newspaper, blames Ingushetia’s president Murat Zyazikov for Yevloyev’s death.

Sep 2, 2008 | Continued