Thursday, September 23, 2021
Moscow Gelded Circassian National Movement by Killing Young Circassians Radicalized by Islam, Yaganov Says
Staunton, Sept. 21 – The Circassian national movement is currently stalled because between 2005 and 2015 the Russian siloviki and Russian skinheads killed “some 2,000” Circassian young people who had been radicalized by post-Soviet Islam, “an unbearable loss for our small people,” according to Ibragim Yaganov.
But despite that, the leader of Circassians in Kabardino-Balkaria says, there is every reason to believe that a new generation of young people are emerging who will overcome the fears the powers have sought to instill, take up the struggle and give new strength to the national movement (caucasustimes.com/ru/ibragim-jaganov-o-cherkesskom-obshhestve-i-islame/). Read more
International Circassian Association (ICA) after 30 Years of Existence – Results: Zero
We bring you an article published in one of the Circassian blogs (Circassia Times) about the achievements of the so-called International Circassian association. The article was published two years ago but it is still relevant today and the result has remained unchanged.
KAFFED Change Movement (Federation of Caucasian Societies in Turkey) on KAFFED Administration Position Regarding the Meeting of the International Circassian Association (ICA) Administration Held on 19.09.2021
Friday, September 10, 2021
Two New Circassian Organizations Take Up Cudgels for that Nation’s History, Language and Toponymy
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