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Russian ambassador to Turkey provokes anger over Circassian conquest comments

Ambassador Aleksey Yerkhov said the Russian expulsion into Circassia and subsequent ethnic cleansing was a ‘beautiful legend’.

Russian ambassador to Turkey provokes anger over Circassian conquest comments

Ambassador Aleksey Yerkhov said the Russian expulsion into Circassia and subsequent ethnic cleansing was a ‘beautiful legend’.

Trial begins in Kabardino-Balkaria over ‘extremism’ in Balkar newspaper

The article in question was about ethnic clashes between Kabardians and Balkars near the village of Kyondelen.

Trial begins in Kabardino-Balkaria over ‘extremism’ in Balkar newspaper

The article in question was about ethnic clashes between Kabardians and Balkars near the village of Kyondelen.

Opinion | In Russia, calling yourself a Circassian is always a political stance

As Russia’s 2020 census approaches, a campaign for Circassians to label themselves as Circassians has breathed new life into the nationalist movement.

Opinion | In Russia, calling yourself a Circassian is always a political stance

By Andzor Kabard

As Russia’s 2020 census approaches, a campaign for Circassians to label themselves as Circassians has breathed new life into the nationalist movement.

Supreme Court orders review after Circassian stripped of Russian residency

The Court overturned a decision to strip a Circassian Turk of his right to live in Russia, ordering a local court to hear his appeal.

Supreme Court orders review after Circassian stripped of Russian residency

The Court overturned a decision to strip a Circassian Turk of his right to live in Russia, ordering a local court to hear his appeal.

Circassians and Abaza in Karachay–Cherkessia appeal to Putin over ‘discrimination’

Three Circassian and Abaza organisations protested what they say is a disproportionate allocation of power amongst the republic’s ethnic groups.

Circassians and Abaza in Karachay–Cherkessia appeal to Putin over ‘discrimination’

Three Circassian and Abaza organisations protested what they say is a disproportionate allocation of power amongst the republic’s ethnic groups.

Dispute over history ignites ethnic clashes in Kabardino-Balkaria

Kabardian and Balkar groups clashed after a group of horsemen was blocked from riding through a Balkar village to celebrate an 18th century battle.

Dispute over history ignites ethnic clashes in Kabardino-Balkaria

Kabardian and Balkar groups clashed after a group of horsemen was blocked from riding through a Balkar village to celebrate an 18th century battle.

Right of return? — The struggles of the Circassian diaspora to settle in Adygea

On the 20th annual Day of the Repatriate in Adygea, many Circassians say there is little reason to celebrate.

Right of return? — The struggles of the Circassian diaspora to settle in Adygea

By Madina Aliyeva

On the 20th annual Day of the Repatriate in Adygea, many Circassians say there is little reason to celebrate.

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