Tag: Circassian ancestral homeland in North Caucasus

Russian Pressure on Circassians Intensifies as Turkish Crisis Deepens

December 22, 2015

Staunton, December 21 – The conflict between Russia and Turkey after the shooting down of a Russian aircraft that violated Turkish airspace has led to intensified pressure on Circassians who have succeeded in returning to their ancestral homeland in the North Caucasus and reduced still further Moscow’s willingness to take in Circassians from war-torn Syria. […]