Circassians Long Divided by Moscow Urged to Reassert National Unity via 2020 Census

Friday, February 8, 2019

Circassians Long Divided by Moscow Urged to Reassert National Unity via 2020 Census

Paul Goble

            Staunton, February 7 – In order to further weaken the Circassian nation whose ancestors the Russian Empire killed and expelled in an act of genocide in1864, the Soviet system insisted that they were not only people but several and demanded that the Circassians identify not as Circassians but as Adygeys, Kabardins and Cherkess among others. Read more

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Circassians Seek International Recognition as an Expelled People

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Circassians Seek International Recognition as an Expelled People

Paul Goble

            Staunton, February 2 – More than five million Circassians live outside of the Russian Federation, the result of the tsarist genocide in which their ancestors were expelled in 1864. Only about 750,000 Circassians still live in the North Caucasus, and fewer than 4,000 Circassians have been allowed to return to their homeland by Russian officials.

            Now, Russian officials are seeking to deport some of those Moscow earlier allowed to return, on what appear to be trumped up charges that are to be held in closed courts because, officials say, state secrets are involved, and that almost certainly are intended to send a message that no more Circassians should bother applying. Read more

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THE CIRCASSIAN CHIEFS SEEK OBTAINING SUPPORT

THE CIRCASSIAN CHIEFS SEEK OBTAINING SUPPORT

3 February, 2019

في 6 ديسمبر/كانون الأول 1862، قدمت الصحف البريطانية تقريرا مختصرا عن رحلة نواب الشركس حاجي حسن أفندي وكونستان أوخو إسماعيل افندي إلى مدن إنجلترا

On December 6, 1862, British newspapers cited a brief report on the trip of the Circassian deputies Hadji Hassan Effendi and Constan Okhoo Ismael Effendi to England’s cities

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Cons of Relying on others to Seek Restoring Circassian Rights

Cons of Relying on others to Seek Restoring Circassian Rights

By: Adel Bashqawi

31 January 2019

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10 حقائق حول الإبادة الجماعية الشركسية

10 حقائق حول الإبادة الجماعية الشركسية

كاترينا شراغ (Katarina Schrag)

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26 يناير/كانون الثاني 2019

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إعلان شركيسيا جمهورية

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16 يناير/كانون الثاني 2019

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Declaring Circassia a Republic

Declaring Circassia a Republic

By: Adel Bashqawi

16 January, 2019

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