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Gunmen kill two policemen in Russia’s troubled Dagestan

Unknown gunmen have shot dead two policemen in Russia's volatile Caucasus in the latest attack against local authorities, police said on Saturday.
Chechen dictator Ramzan Kadyrov posing with Mo Salah, one of the most popular football players in the world

Egypt’s Mo Salah to visit Chechnya after honorary citizenship

Egypt and Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah will return to Chechnya on a visit according to a statement by leader Ramzan Kadyrov.
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Hector Cuper leaves Egypt after World Cup failure

The Pharaohs were full of hope heading into the tournament due to the presence of star player Mohamed Salah, but suffered a big blow before the first game when the Liverpool hit-man suffered a shoulder injury in the Champions League final.

Egypt FA: Mohamed Salah not retiring from international football

Egyptian Football Association spokesman Osama Ismail has downplayed CNN’s report that Egypt and Liverpool’s star, Mohamed Salah, has decided to retire from international football.
Chechen dictator Ramzan Kadyrov posing with Mo Salah, one of the most popular football players in the world

Report: Mo Salah considering quitting Egypt team over Ramzan Kadyrov row

The Liverpool forward, who was forced to miss the opening game defeat against Uruguay in Yekaterinburg as a result of the shoulder injury sustained during the Champions League final defeat against Real Madrid last month, has been pictured alongside Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of the Chechen Republic, since arriving at Egypt's base in Grozny.
Chechen dictator Ramzan Kadyrov posing with Mo Salah, one of the most popular football players in the world

Chechen strongman makes Egypt’s Mo Salah honorary citizen

After his team crashed out of the World Cup, Egypt's star player Mohamed Salah has won a consolation prize in the form of honorary citizenship of Chechnya.

World Cup: US warns citizens against travelling to Russia

The U.S. has advised its citizens against travelling to Russia where the FIFA World Cup is currently taking place with 32 countries participating, raising the threat level to 3.

Mo Salah makes World Cup headlines for Chechnya photo

Mohamed Salah, a star attraction ahead of football’s 2018 World Cup in Russia, has made headlines for a smiling photo with Ramzan Kadyrov, strongman of Chechnya where his Egypt team have set up camp.

Donald Trump: Paris attack shows countries ‘will have to open their eyes’

US President Donald Trump, who angered the French government earlier this month with his comments about the 2015 attacks in Paris, tweeted Sunday that he was “so sad” about the latest attack there.

Paris attack latest linked to Russian Caucasus

A knife attack in Paris that killed one man on Saturday, carried out by a French citizen born in Chechnya, is the latest of numerous suspected acts of terrorism linked to the troubled Russian region.

ISIS claims deadly knife attack in Paris

A knife attack in Paris, which left one person dead and four others injured, has been claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) group.

Paris knife attacker from Chechnya, parents arrested

The knifeman who killed one person and wounded four others in central Paris on Saturday was born in Chechnya in 1997, the AFP quoting judicial sources has reported.

Russia records another air crash in Chechnya region

Just a day after a Russian transport plane crashed in Syria, a Russian security services helicopter has crashed in Russia’s Chechnya region, RIA news agency reported on Wednesday.

Russians march for murdered hero Boris Nemtsov ahead of presidential vote

Several thousand Muscovites marched Sunday in frigid temperatures in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov who was gunned down three years ago, a rare sanctioned opposition gathering ahead of next month's presidential vote.

Five people killed in Dagestan church shooting

Five women were shot dead in an apparent radical Islamist attack on an Orthodox church in the North Caucasus region of Dagestan on Sunday, officials and local media said.

12 ISIL widows sentenced by Iraqi court

A Turkish woman was sentenced to death and 11 other foreign widows to life in jail by an Iraqi court, for their involvement with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS).

EU court rejects sexuality tests for gay asylum seekers

The EU's top court says psychological tests should not be used as grounds to reject asylum claims from people fleeing countries where homosexuality is illegal.

Russia leads South Arabia, Tunisia as largest ISIS fighters’ exporter

Russia has replaced Tunisia as the top exporter of foreign fighters to the ranks of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) in Iraq and Syria, according to new figures

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