All Posts Tagged With: "Murat Zyazikov"

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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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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
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Medvedev Ousts President of Chaotic Caucasus Republic

Russian president Dmitri Medvedev has dismissed Ingush President Murat Zyazikov.

Oct 30, 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