Georgia

20 September 2018
Former French Diplomat Eyes Georgian Presidency

Just over a month before elections, the serious contenders in a large field of candidates are jostling to the front.

 
31 August 2018
Ancestral Homes Out of Bounds

Despite repeated complaints, Georgia is still preventing Ossetians now based in Russia from visiting the villages where they once lived not so long ago. From JAMnews.

By Zhanna Tarkhanova
 
22 August 2018
The Secrets of Homemade Wine Premium
A video report explores traditions related to winemaking in Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine.
 
20 August 2018
Ethnic Discrimination or Just Solving a Demographic Problem?

Abkhazia's Azkhara Foundation stands accused of providing assistance on an ethnic basis to local residents with big families. From JAMnews.

 
15 August 2018
The Luxury of Oligarchy in the Swamp of Poverty
A video report explores the plague of oligarchy in Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine. From Ziarul de Garda.
 
9 August 2018
How One Small War Dealt a Hammer Blow to East-West Relations Premium

Russia drew valuable lessons from its easy victory over Georgia in the 2008 war.

 
23 July 2018
Death Highlights Plight of Transgender People in Georgia Premium

High prevalence of HIV/AIDS and discrimination from officials and society at large often leave trans people with sex work as the only option for making a living, say activists.

 
3 July 2018
A War for Hearts and Minds
Almost 10 years on from the 2008 war, Georgian civil society – both informal and formal – is increasingly engaging in the country’s breakaway territories. From openDemocracy.
By Tatiana Kozak
 
14 June 2018
Georgian Prime Minister Resigns Over ‘Disagreements’ With Ruling Party Head Premium

After a month of protests, Giorgi Kvirikashvilli’s departure paves the way for a new Georgian Dream government.

 
6 June 2018
‘The System Should Be Destroyed,’ Georgian Protest Leader Says Premium

Controversial verdict in murder case of two teenagers catalyzes demonstrations against corruption, which have already rattled the upper echelons of power.

 

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