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B. 2015-05-12 Ukraine crisis: Kerry has 'frank' meeting with Putin Sochi
C. 2015-04-26 Russia jails three women over twerking video Novorossiysk, North Caucasus
2015-04-24 Armenia marks centenary of mass killings by Ottoman Turks Yerevan, Armenia
4. 2015-01-15 Armenia clashes over Russian soldier Gyumri, Armenia
5. 2014-12-03 Chechen police killed by militants Grozny, Chechnya
G. 2014-10-12 Lewis Hamilton wins Russian GP ahead of Rosberg Sochi
H. 2014-10-05 Suicide bombing hits Chechen capital Grozny, Chechnya
8. 2014-08-02 Fifteen die in Karabakh clashes Karabakh, Azerbaijan

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  Ceremonies have been held in Armenia and around the world to mark the centenary of the start of mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks
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Activist Estemirova 'found murdered'
Armenia, Turkey sign historic agreement
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2009 2009
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2008
Russian troops leave Georgian posts
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Heavy fighting in South Ossetia
Georgia accuses Russia of downing plane
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NATO denies Georgia and Ukraine
Saakashvili claims majority in vote
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Outspoken journalist shot dead
Vote on Armenian genocide put off
US bill on Armenia moves forward
Sochi gets 2014 Winter Olympics
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2007 2007
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2006
French in Armenia 'genocide' row
War critic writer murdered
Most-wanted warlord Basayev killed
War critic writer murdered
Russian officers on spying charge
Most-wanted warlord Basayev killed
French in Armenia 'genocide' row
War critic writer murdered
Russian officers on spying charge
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Bird flu kills five
Energy crisis as Georgia freezes
Most-wanted warlord Basayev killed
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100 die as city of Nalchik raided
Rebel leader Maskhadov killed
100 die as city of Nalchik raided
Police break up mass rally
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100 die as city of Nalchik raided
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350 dead after troops storm school
350 dead after troops storm school
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350 dead after troops storm school
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40 dead as blast strikes train
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Shevardnadze resigns
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2002
Russian troops storm theater
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Chechen gunmen seize theater
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2015 European Games, Opening ceremony Ukraine crisis: Kerry has 'frank' meeting with Putin Russia jails three women over twerking video Armenia marks centenary of mass killings by Ottoman Turks Map of Yerevan Armenia


June 2015 ... more > Top ^
 Coming Events
Jun.12   Azerbaijan


May 2015 ... more > Top ^
 
Recent Stories
May.12   Sochi


April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr.26   North Caucasus
Apr.24   Armenia  
  Ceremonies have been held in Armenia and around the world to mark the centenary of the start of mass killings of Armenians by Ottoman Turks
Apr.12   Turkey     Turkey anger at Pope Armenian 'genocide' claim  Turkey has recalled its envoy to the Vatican after Pope Francis described the mass killing of Armenians under Ottoman rule in WW1 as 'genoci...

March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.8  Moscow  Nemtsov killing: Court charges two men with murder Mar.7   Moscow   Two men held over Nemtsov killing
  Two men have been detained over the murder of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, the head of the Federal Security Service has announced

January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.15  Armenia  Armenia clashes over Russian soldier

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Dec.3  Chechnya  Chechen police killed by militants Oct.5   Chechnya Suicide bombing hits Chechen capital
Jul.7  Georgia  Former Georgia President Eduard Shevardnadze dies Mar.23  Sochi  Avalanche kills 2 skiers at Sochi resort Mar.7  Sochi  Winter Paralympics open in Sochi Mar.4  Washington  US to boycott G8 Summit in Sochi unless Russia reverses course on Ukraine Feb.23   Sochi   Olympics closing ceremony is trip through Russian culture Map of Sochi  The ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics on Sunday night took viewers through what organizers called an artistic look at Russian culture  Sochi  Canada beat Sweden 3-0 to win Olympic ice hockey gold Feb.22  Sochi  Russia's Wild wins second snowboard gold Feb.20  Sochi  Sotnikova makes history for Russia Feb.19   Sochi Video shows Pussy Riot members 'beaten by Cossacks' Feb.18  Sochi  Pussy Riot stars detained for hotel theft at Sochi Feb.12  Sochi  Russia's Volosozhar, Trankov win pairs gold Feb.9  Sochi  Russia claimed their first gold medal of Sochi 2014 Feb.7   Sochi   Sochi 2014: Winter Olympics opens with glittering ceremony
Map of Fisht Stadium Russia
  Athletes from 87 nations paraded before 40,000 people in the Fisht Stadium before president Vladimir Putin declared the Games open
 The Olympic flame was lit by Russian former triple gold medallists Vladislav Tretiak and Irina Rodnina as fireworks illuminated the sky. At a cost of $50bn, the Games is the most expensive Olympics in history even though Olympic ring doesn't open at the ceremony
 North Caucasus  Beslan school siege: 10 years after Feb.5  Sochi  Journalists report hotel horror stories as Russians scramble to finish construction Feb.4  Sochi  Putin arrives in Sochi ahead of Winter Olympics

January 2014 ... more > Top ^
Jan.26  Sochi  Cossacks now helping with Olympic security Jan.17  Sochi  Putin cautions gay visitors to Sochi Jan.9   North Caucasus Six deaths, car blast prompt security sweep ahead of Games in Sochi


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Dec.29  Volga Region  'Suicide bomber' hits Russia's Volgograd train station Nov.9  Russia  Olympic torch in first spacewalk Oct.28   Sochi Putin: 'Gays welcome at Sochi Olympics'
Oct.27  Georgia  Georgia PM ally Giorgi Margvelashvili 'wins presidency' Oct.13  Moscow  Moscow riots follow 'migrant' murder Apr.25  North Caucasus  Boston suspects' mother rails at US Apr.24   North Caucasus   Parents of Boston suspects quizzed   US officials have travelled to the Russian republic of Dagestan to speak to the parents of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects Apr.19   Boston Huge manhunt for Boston bomb suspect

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Oct.3  Georgia  Power shift moves Georgia closer to Russia Oct.1  Georgia  Rival Georgia camps claim victory Jul.7   North Caucasus   Dozens killed in Russia flooding   At least 103 people have died as floodwaters surge through southern Russia's Krasnodar region. Of those killed, 92 are in the Krymsk distric... Jan.23   Paris Senate passes Armenian genocide bill


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Dec.4  Moscow  2 die as Russian plane skids off runway Mar.29  Moscow  Female suicide bombers blamed in attacks Mar.4  Turkey  Turkey anger at US Armenian vote  House of Representatives  Congress panel accuses Turks of genocide Feb.12  Vancouver  Luger killed in Olympics practice crash

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Oct.10   Switzerland     Armenia, Turkey sign historic agreement
Map of Zurich Switzerland  Turkey and Armenia are establishing diplomatic relations after nearly a century of animosity. The border has been closed since 1993 Aug.6  South Ossetia  Georgians still displaced by war Jul.15  Moscow  President Medvedev condemns killing   Chechnya Activist Estemirova 'found murdered' Apr.16   Chechnya Russia 'ends Chechnya operation'

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Nov.23  Georgia  Shots fired near Georgia leader Oct.27  Georgia  Saakashvili dismisses Prime Minister Oct.22  Georgia  Donors pledge $4.5 billion toward Georgia Oct.18  North Caucasus  Soldiers killed in an ambush by separatists Oct.16  Azerbaijan  Ilham Aliyev wins landslide victory Oct.5   Georgia Russian troops leave Georgian posts
Sep.30  Georgia  EU monitors begin Georgia mission Sep.4  Georgia  Cheney: Georgia will be in our alliance Sep.2  Moscow  Russia praises EU over sanctions Aug.31  North Caucasus  Kremlin critic shot in Ingushetia Aug.27  Georgia  U.S. ship arrives in Georgia Aug.26   Moscow   Russia recognizes Georgian rebel regions  Russian President Medvedev signed an order recognizing the independence of South Ossetia and Abkhazia, two breakaway regions Aug.18  Georgia  Russia begins Georgia troop 'pull back' Aug.16  Georgia  Russia digs in amid pullout calls Aug.14  Georgia  Russian tanks 'on the move' Aug.13   Georgia Russian advance flares Georgia tensions Aug.12  Georgia  Georgia agrees to cease-fire proposal   Moscow   Cease-fire, not peace reached in Georgia  The Russian and French presidents announced a 6-point plan of principles for settling the immediate conflict Aug.11  Abkhazia  New Georgia clashes mar UN moves Aug.10  South Ossetia  Georgian troops forced to withdraw Aug.8   South Ossetia     Georgia under attack by Russian tanks Map of Tskhinvali Georgia
  Georgia's president said that his country is under attack by Russian tanks and warplanes, and he accused Russia of targeting civilians.    Saakashvili: All day today, they've been bombing Georgia from numerous warplanes and specifically ...
Aug.7   South Ossetia   Heavy fighting in South Ossetia Map of Tskhinvali Georgia
  Georgian forces and separatists have been exchanging heavy fire just hours after agreeing to a ceasefire and Russian-mediated talks.    The separatist stronghold of Tskhinvali appears t...
Apr.21   Georgia Georgia accuses Russia of downing plane Apr.3   NATO NATO denies Georgia and Ukraine Mar.1  Armenia  President declares state of emergency Jan.19  Georgia  Saakashvili begins 2nd term Jan.6   Georgia     Saakashvili claims majority in vote   Near-complete returns from presidential election show pro-western President Mikheil Saakashvili winning a majority of the vote  Georgia  Monitors hail election Jan.5  Georgia  President Saakashvili 'wins election'

year 2007 ... more > Top ^

Nov.7  Georgia  Georgia under state of emergency Oct.25  U.S. Congress  Vote on Armenian genocide put off Oct.10   House of Representatives     US bill on Armenia moves forward   A bill recognising the killing of Armenians in Ottoman times as genocide passed through the House Foreign Affairs Committee by 27 votes to 2... Aug.6  Georgia  Georgia: Russia bomb falls on town Jul.4  Guatemala  Sochi gets 2014 Winter Olympics Jan.19   Istanbul   Outspoken journalist shot dead
  Hrant Dink, 53, was a prominent Turkish-Armenian journalist who spoke out against the killings of Armenians early last century.    He was given a six-month suspended sentence in October 2005 after writing about the Armenian 'gen...


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Oct.12   Paris     French in Armenia 'genocide' row   French parliament approved a bill making it a crime to deny Armenians suffered genocide by Ottoman Turks Oct.7   Moscow War critic writer murdered
Sep.29   Georgia Russian officers on spying charge Jul.10  North Caucasus  Most-wanted warlord Basayev killed May.2   Sochi Jet lost over Russia, 113 on board Mar.21   Azerbaijan Bird flu kills five Jan.26   Georgia Energy crisis as Georgia freezes

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Dec.23  Azerbaijan  Plane crash along Caspian shore kills 23 Nov.26   Azerbaijan Police break up mass rally
Nov.6  Azerbaijan  Ruling party 'wins' polls Oct.13   North Caucasus 100 die as city of Nalchik raided May.25  Azerbaijan  Giant Caspian oil pipeline opens May.9  Georgia  Bush dances after arrival Mar.8   Chechnya   Rebel leader Maskhadov killed  Russian forces spokesman: Aslan Maskhadov was killed during the course of a 'special operation' Feb.2  Georgia  'Gas poisoning' kills PM

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Sep.16   Chechnya Rebel Basayev claims Beslan siege
Sep.3  North Caucasus  Putin: Siege force not planned   North Caucasus     350 dead after troops storm school Map of Beslan North Ossetia Russia  1,200 hostages might have been inside the Beslan school. Hundreds of people were injured Sep.1  North Caucasus  Standoff school siege Jun.21   Chechnya Troops repel Chechen offensive May.9   Chechnya   Bomb kills Chechen president  Akhmad Kadyrov and at least 5 others died in an explosion at a stadium in the Chechen capital Jan.4   Georgia Saakashvili claims presidency

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Dec.4  North Caucasus  40 dead as blast strikes train Dec.3  Georgia  Bomb explodes outside state TV Nov.23   Georgia     Shevardnadze resigns  President has resigned after meeting the opposition and Russia's foreign minister Ivanov Nov.2  Georgia  Shevardnadze won parliamentary poll Aug.1  North Caucasus  Suicide blast kills 50 May.14  Chechnya  Woman bomber kills 20 May.12   Chechnya Blast kills 37


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Dec.27   Chechnya   41 killed in Grozny blasts  2 powerful explosions have rocked the Chechen capital, wrecking a major pro-Kremlin government building Oct.25   Moscow   Russian troops storm theater
  36 of the Chechen hostage-takers were killed preventing the explosion of the building. Some of the captors may have escaped Oct.23   Moscow Chechen gunmen seize theater
Sep.21  North Caucasus  Avalanche: 100 feared dead Aug.19   Chechnya     Crash: 115 servicemen dead
  Soldiers and crew are feared dead after a military helicopter crash-landed. Indications that a fire had broken out