Two New Circassian Organizations Take Up Cudgels for that Nation’s History, Language and Toponymy

Friday, September 10, 2021

Two New Circassian Organizations Take Up Cudgels for that Nation’s History, Language and Toponymy

Paul Goble

Staunton, Sept. 10 – Two new Circassian organizations set up last week in Kabardino-Balkaria plan to take up the cudgels for the defense of Circassian history, the survival and growth of the Circassian language, and the maintenance or even more the defense of Circassian place names across the North Caucasus.

The first of these is the Circassian (Adyg) Historical-Geographic Society, and the second is the Unified Circassian Media Space. They already show signs that they will invigorate Circassian activism generally and challenge Moscow (adygplus.blogspot.com/2021/09/new-circassian-historical-geographical.html and caucasustimes.com/ru/cherkesskoe-istoriko-geograficheskogo-obshhestvo-izuchit-gruzinskie-arhivy/). Read more

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Paul Goble’s 42 Windows on Eurasia for Sept. 5 – 10, 2021

Paul Goble’s 42 Windows on Eurasia for Sept. 5 – 10, 2021

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Circassian Demands for Meeting on Border Dispute Threatens Stability of Two Remaining Bi-National Republics

Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Circassian Demands for Meeting on Border Dispute Threatens Stability of Two Remaining Bi-National Republics

Paul Goble

Staunton, August 24 – The KBR Coordination Council of Circassian Public Organizations has demanded that the head of Kabardino-Balkaria take steps to guarantee the return to the republic pasture lands illegally occupied by farmers from Karachayevo-Cherkessia, a dispute likely to send shockwaves through the two remaining bi-national republics in Russia.

The amount of land involved is small – the two parcels total only 1724 hectares – but the issue is growing. The Circassians say that the KBR republic must take steps now or they will convene a republic-wide meeting (caucasustimes.com/ru/adygskie-aktivisty-grozjat-vlastjam-kbr-obshherespublikanskim-mitingom/). Read more

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Paul Goble’s 42 Windows on Eurasia for Aug. 24-29, 2021

Paul Goble’s 42 Windows on Eurasia for Aug. 24-29, 2021

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Paul Goble’s 42 Windows on Eurasia for Aug. 6 – 11, 2021

Paul Goble’s 42 Windows on Eurasia for Aug. 6 – 11, 2021     

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2.      A Baker’s Double Dozen of Other Notable Stories from Russia This Week

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3.      Twenty-Five Years Ago This Week, Chechens Drove Russians Out of Grozny

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Circassia is Proud of its People

Circassia is Proud of its People

Adel Bashqawi

15 August 2021

Every year, on 21 May, Circassians hold marches in memory of those who died in the Caucasus Wars | Nauruz Aguey OpenDemocracy

Every year, on 21 May, Circassians hold marches in memory of those who died in the Caucasus Wars | Nauruz Aguey
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Between Truth and Polemics

Between Truth and Polemics

Adel Bashqawi

11 August, 2021


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