Caucasus

23 June 2017
What’s a House Without a Balcony?

A town in southern Armenia is determined to preserve its architectural heritage, including a peculiarity once fashionable in the 19th century. From Jamnews.

By Anahit Baghdasaryan
 
12 June 2017
Georgia Eyes Ban on Foreign Ownership of Farmland Premium

Opposition parties slam move as populist, saying agriculture desperately needs foreign investment and know-how.

 
Azeri army
6 June 2017
Key Aliev Aides Reportedly Fired in Azerbaijan as Karabakh Tensions Rise Premium

Staff shakeup comes amid increasingly edgy relations with Caucasus enemies Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh.

 
5 June 2017
South Ossetia Emerges as Financial Center for Ukrainian Rebels Premium

Key bank there likely used to facilitate payments from Russia.

 
31 May 2017
Exiled Azerbaijani Journalist Says Kidnapped to Baku Premium

Georgia launches investigation, as allegations swirl that Tbilisi might be complicit. 

 

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