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Abkhazia

Summary

Breakaway republic of Georgia; efforts for independence supported by Russia
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Stats:

Fund for Peace (FfP) Failed States Index: 83.8 Warning (worst is 120)
HIIK Conflict Barometer 2008: 5
Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre Global Statistics : 300,000 IDPs
WFP Hunger Map: 13 % undernourished
International Crisis Group Crisis Watch: Unchanged

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rferl.org Bigger Than Dominoes: Abkhazia Pins Hopes On Soccer Cup For Outsiders 05/26
rand.org Georgia's Delicate Foreign Policy Dance 05/25
csmonitor.com In Abkhazia, proto-states, non-nations gather for their own soccer World Cup 05/25
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In KBR, people mark Circassian Memorial Day with march and rally 05/21
turkishweekly.net Georgian shot dead near breakaway Abkhazia region 05/20
rferl.org WHO Warns Of Zika Risk For Black Sea Coast, Balkans, Europe 05/18
stripes.com US, British troops hold joint exercises with Georgia's army 05/11
rferl.org U.S.-Georgian Military Drills Begin 05/11
sputniknews.com Putin Urges Former Soviet States to Prevent Distortion of Shared History 05/08
rferl.org Russia Slams Upcoming U.S.-Georgian Military Drills 05/06
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Sukhumi: car of Abkhazia's MP blown up 04/16
jamestown.org Abkhazia’s President Faces Public Campaign Calling for His Resignation 04/13
today.az Cohen: US, Russia fail to arrange meaningful pathway forward to end Karabakh conflict 04/04
vancouversun.com Nagorno-Karabakh: This ‘frozen’ post-Soviet conflict is heating up and fits right in with current global chaos 04/04
pravdareport.com British Foreign Secretary declares Russia "threat to all of us" 03/31
globalsecurity.org Russia, Abkhazia, S Ossetia Concerned About Georgia-NATO Cooperation 03/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Concerts of Georgian dancers in Vladikavkaz give rise to disputes among residents of South and North Ossetia 03/24
rferl.org The Morning Vertical, March 22, 2016 03/22
globalsecurity.org Georgian FM: Western Integration, Sovereignty Are 'Red Lines' In Russia Talks 03/19
rferl.org Georgian FM: Western Integration, Sovereignty Are ‘Red Lines’ In Russia Talks 03/18
jamestown.org Is Georgian-Abkhaz and Georgian-Ossetian Reconciliation Possible? 03/18
globalsecurity.org Abkhazia Against Deepening of Georgia-NATO Military Cooperation 03/17
jamestown.org Abkhazia’s Attempts to Bring Expatriates Home Hit Major Obstacles 03/16
globalsecurity.org News Analysis: Russian Buildup Focuses Concerns Around The Black Sea 02/24
today.az Creating visa-free regime between breakaway regions illegal, says Azerbaijan 02/24
rferl.org News Analysis: Russian Buildup Focuses Concerns Around The Black Sea 02/23
globalsecurity.org Russia's Air Defense Forces Undertake S-300 Exercises in Abkhazia 02/21
sputniknews.com Russia's Air Defense Forces Undertake S-300 Exercises in Abkhazia 02/20
rferl.org Former Russian Health Chief Suggests U.S. Plotting Zika Attack 02/16
sputniknews.com ICC Group to Arrive in Georgia February for 2008 S Ossetia Conflict Probe 02/14
rferl.org Stoltenberg: Georgia Moving Closer To NATO 02/11
aina.org Syria Kurds' First Foreign Office to Be Opened in Moscow 02/10
rferl.org Abkhazia Outlaws Abortions 02/10
rferl.org Next Round Of Georgian-Russian Talks Moved To March 02/08
caucasusedition.net Abkhazia – January 2016 02/05
sputniknews.com How Could Russia Respond to New Threats in Military Doctrine? 01/30
rferl.org International Court To Probe 2008 Georgia-Russia Conflict For Alleged War Crimes 01/27
foxnews.com ICC judges authorize investigation into Georgia's 2008 war 01/27
sputniknews.com Combat Readiness Drills Kick Off at Russian Base in Abkhazia 01/25
jamestown.org Putin Aide Surkov Pressures Abkhazia Into Joining Russian Sanctions Against Turkey 01/20
sputniknews.com Russia Prioritizes Developing Ties With CIS, EEU, Abkhazia, S.Ossetia 01/14
isn.ethz.ch The Transnistrian Conflict in the Context of the Ukrainian Crisis 01/12
globalsecurity.org Russia Announces Foreign Policy Priorities for 2016 12/31
caucasusedition.net Abkhazia – November-December 2015 12/28
sputniknews.com Lack of Ties Between Russia, Georgia Impedes Visa-Free Regime - Official 12/22
sputniknews.com Sukhumi Believes Syria to Recognize Abkhazia Independence in Future 12/21
today.az Russia may cancel visa regime with Georgia 12/18
thecuttingedgenews.com The Battle for Syria - Russia Is Using Syria as a Training Ground for Its Revamped Military and Shiny New Toys 12/11
reuters.com Georgia accuses Russia of violating its airspace 12/10
jamestown.org Moscow Tries to Seduce the Circassians and Abkhaz With Plans for New Highway 12/02
rt.com Decade of exclusives: 10 biggest RT interviews 12/01
reuters.com NATO split on message to send Georgia on membership hopes 11/27
huffingtonpost.com Georgia's Rose Revolution 11/24
today.az Russia may facilitate visa regime for Georgian citizens 11/18
realclearworld.com Georgia is Waiting for Signal From the West 11/04
jamestown.org Cossacks Split Between Claiming to Be an Ethnic Group or a Social Class 10/28
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Abkhazia: opposition calls on to abolish post of Prime Minister 10/27
rferl.org Abkhaz Leader Rejects Calls To Resign 10/27
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of October 19-25 10/26
rferl.org New Round Of Georgian-Russian Talks Scheduled For Mid-November 10/23
today.az Baku criticizes EU double standards 10/23
huffingtonpost.com 5 O'Clock Somewhere: Dignity Is a Small Price to Pay for a Story 10/22
turkishweekly.net Russian intervention in Syria gaining policy objectives 10/21
rferl.org South Ossetian Leader Proposes Referendum On Joining Russia 10/19
sputniknews.com South Ossetia May Organize Referendum to Join Russia 10/19
dw.com Russia's creeping annexation of Abkhazia 10/15
bbc.co.uk Seatbelt rules loosened in Abkhazia 10/15
nzherald.co.nz ICC investigator seeks approval for Georgia investigation 10/14
foxnews.com ICC prosecutor seeks approval to open full-scale investigation into 2008 conflict in Georgia 10/14
sputniknews.com Russian Military Base in Abkhazia Strengthened by Advanced BTRs 10/09
foxnews.com Intl criminal court prosecutor seeks to open investigation into 2008 Georgia-Russia war 10/08
jamestown.org Defying Georgia, Turkey Gradually Cultivates its Influence in Separatist Abkhazia 10/01
isn.ethz.ch Georgia: Foreign Policy Identity in the Domestic Arena as a Subject of Contestation 09/28
jamestown.org Are Georgia’s Friends Violating Tbilisi’s ‘Law on Occupied Territories?’ 09/16
realclearworld.com The Logic and Risk Behind Russian Statelets 09/16
euractiv.com Europe and the states which are not exactly states 09/11
dailymail.co.uk Canadian Christopher Herwig was threatened with 'firing squad' in USSR 09/09
jamestown.org Is Russia Preparing for a Second Major Assault on Georgia? 09/08
english.pravda.ru Moldova refuses Abkhazia, South Ossetia officials enter Transnistria 09/07
rferl.org The Daily Vertical: Keep Your Eyes On Belarus 09/07
euronews.com Georgia and South Ossetia mark anniversary of 2008 war 08/08
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru On conflict anniversary Georgian authorities promise to restore territorial integrity 08/08
sputniknews.com Peaceful Resolution of Internal Conflicts Only Way to Save Lives - Medvedev 08/08
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Residents of South Ossetia pay tribute to victims of 2008 conflict 08/08
today.az Georgia not considering to restore railway communication with Russia 08/07
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru South Ossetia closes its border with Georgia for two days 08/07
sputniknews.com Georgia Has No Plans to Join Anti-Russia Sanctions - Prime Minister 08/06
english.pravda.ru Nizhny Novgorod region develops cooperation with Abkhazia 07/28
euractiv.com Tusk tour focuses on frozen conflicts 07/22
reuters.com Russia denies it violates Georgian sovereignty with border markers 07/22
rferl.org Georgian Defense Minister Claims Success In 'Diplomatic War' With Russia 07/22
turkishweekly.net Georgian protests call for harder line on Russia 07/20
rferl.org Thousands Of Georgians Denounce Russian 'Occupier' In Tbilisi Protest 07/18
telegraph.co.uk EU condemns Russia over 'creeping annexation' of Georgia 07/16
reuters.com Georgia says Russia violating sovereignty with border markers 07/13
jamestown.org In the Face of Recent Russian-Abkhaz Disagreements, is Georgian-Abkhaz Dialogue Possible? 07/09
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 22-28 06/29
jamestown.org Georgia’s Anaklia Port May Alter Balance of Power Near Russian-Occupied Abkhazia 06/26
isn.ethz.ch Russia and the South Caucasus: Exploiting Unresolved Conflicts 06/19
rferl.org Putin's Deadly Zugzwang 06/11