Georgia’s new jury system largely borrows from the American model, but also contains some major differences. From EurasiaNet.
In Chechnya there is official support for attacks on women who go out without a headscarf, a leading Russian rights advocate reports. From openDemocracy.
The “king of real estate” wades into what is possibly his most uncertain market yet. From EurasiaNet.
To look at last Sunday’s historic ceremony in eastern Turkey simply through a lens of Turkish-Armenian relations is to obscure the efforts of local Kurds to act as bridge builders.
Mikheil Saakashvili pledges that all Georgian pupils will speak English as their second language by 2014. From EurasiaNet.
TOL slide show: The residents of Baku’s “Shanghai” settlement don’t like living a few feet from passing freight trains – but they like being kicked out even less.
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