Four members of Shamil Basayev's gang, which attacked the town of Budyonnovsk in June 1995, will stand trial in the Stavropol territorial court after a 10-day interval. As a result of the terrorist raid on Budyonnovsk, 143 people were killed, 415 wounded, contused or maimed. At present, only four members of Basayev's gang will stand trial, namely: Raisa Dundayeva, Vakhit Idamirov, Salambek Daudov and Aslan Yakubov. They are the first bandits to be tried. These militants will be followed by several more groups of terrorists whose cases are in the final stage of investigation. The resumed trial will hear the testimony of victims and witnesses - approximately 2,000 people.
Turkish President Erdogan called for a revision of the 1923 Lausanne Treaty, which consolidated the results of the First World War for Turkey in 1923
On December 10, 1948 the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, its thirty articles enshrining basic and fundamental rights guaranteeing dignity of the human person and equality for all, regardless of race, color, creed or gender. A pipe dream?
Vladimir Putin's aircraft landed on Hmeymim airbase of the Russian Air Force in Syria in the morning of December 11