Georgia

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

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.

 
29 May 2018
Three Takes on the Centenary of Caucasian Independence Premium

In spring 1918, three remarkably progressive states emerged in the power vacuum between Russia and Turkey.

 
17 May 2018
How Blockchain Is Changing Georgia

The country has emerged as a leader in large-scale cryptocurrency mining, thereby exposing its social and environmental effects.

 
16 May 2018
Hundreds Protest Against Weekend Police Raids in Tbilisi

Anti-drug raids in two LGBT-friendly techno music venues led to protests, as well as counter-protests from the city’s far-right groups.

 
5 April 2018
Georgia Extends Olive Branch to Breakaway Regions Premium

EU and U.S. hail Tbilisi’s peace plan for Abkhazia and South Ossetia, but Sukhumi is not impressed.

 

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