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Georgia - Abkhazia



Breakaway republic of Georgia; efforts for independence supported by Russia
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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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News up to: Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of March 16-22 03/23 Germany condemns Russian deal with South Ossetia as threat to Georgia 03/20 Despite progress, Georgia needs to do more, says UN expert dealing with torture 03/19 Russia signs integration deal with South Ossetia 03/19 US doesn't recognize Russia, South Ossetia treaty 03/19 Russia signs treaty with rebel Georgian region, West concerned 03/18 Russia, Rebel Georgia Region Sign Treaty; West Alarmed 03/18 Putin signs treaty integrating the breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia into Russia 03/18 Putin signs treaty integrating South Ossetia into Russia 03/18 Russian, South Ossetian Presidents Sign Treaty on Cooperation, Integration 03/18 Intended Signing of an Agreement Between Georgian Leaders 03/18 Statement by the NATO Secretary General on the so-called treaty between the Russian Federation and the South Ossetia region of Georgia 03/18 US Claims Russia-South Ossetia Treaty Invalid - Psaki 03/18 On Crimea anniversary, Russia signs South Ossetia deal 03/18 Russia signs alliance treaty with South Ossetia 03/18 US Refuses to Recognize Upcoming Russia-South Ossetia Treaty - Psaki 03/17 EU, U.S. Condemn Russia, South Ossetia 'Treaty' 03/17 Peace in 'Beautiful and Ancient' Syria Vital for Abkhazia -Foreign Minister 03/13 Kremlin Says Putin To Sign Treaty With South Ossetia 03/13 Signing Of Russia-South Ossetia Treaty On Hold 03/12 Massive Rocket Artillery Drills Begin in Crimea, Abkhazia, South Ossetia 03/12 Russia launches military drills in south 03/12 Armenia is also interested in Sukhumi-Tbilisi railway resumption – Lavrov 03/11 Russia blames Georgia for ongoing dispute over breakaway regions 03/11 NATO naval drills start in Black Sea after one-day delay 03/10 OSCE Secretary-General Zannier Visits Georgia 03/09 Russia Holds Big Military Drills In South, Crimea, Abkhazia, South Ossetia 03/06 Russia Holds Big Military Drills In South, Crimea, Abkhazia, South Ossetia 03/05 Over 2,000 Russian Anti-Air Defense Units Begin Drills in Crimea 03/05 Russia starts large-scale military exercises in disputed territories 03/05 Majority of Russians oppose military action in Donbass 03/04 Fugitive Ex-President Threatens Georgia With Protests, 'Coup' 03/03 Georgian Criticizes Russia's 'Aggression' At Rights Forum 03/03 EU raises profile in Caucasus 03/02 Moscow Again Putting Separatist Regions in Play Against Georgia 02/27 Georgia says Russia bent on 'creeping annexation' of breakaway regions 02/26 Georgia Welcomes Russian Offer to Promote Dialogue With Abkhazia, S Ossetia 02/24 Georgia condemns Russia, South Ossetia deal as step toward annexation 02/19 Tbilisi Condemns Russia-South Ossetia Border Deal 02/19 Next Round Of Georgian-Russian Talks Scheduled 02/19 Prosperous Armenia leader has not submitted application to give up parliamentary mandate 02/18 Armenian National Gallery to host Armenian Genocide centenary exhibition 02/18 Stepantsminda-Lars highway remains closed 02/18 Russia, South Ossetia Sign Border Agreement 02/18 Russia, Georgia to hold talks in Prague 02/18 Victoria Nuland arriving in Armenia today 02/18 Zhamanak: Griboyedov Club to host Arthur Chilingarov 02/18 Russia, South Ossetia sign state border treaty 02/18 How Vladimir Putin is building alliances around the world 02/17 The Next European Flashpoints 02/17 Eastern Ukraine Heading Toward ‘Frozen Conflict’ - Former NATO Commander 02/17 Russian Lawmaker Queries Police Foreign-Trips Ban 02/16 A False Choice Between Force and weak Diplomacy 02/16 Georgia reiterates importance of EUMM 02/13 Estonia's Oscar Nominee, 'Tangerines,' Is The Anti-'American Sniper' 02/13 British Journal: Nagorno Karabakh populated with Armenians could become the new wonder of world 02/11 NGOs hold training on issue of regional conflicts for Tbilisi residents 02/09 Georgian Prime Minister Says Tbilisi Ready to Negotiate With Russia 02/08 NATO to set up joint training center with Georgia 02/05 Envoy Says EU Expanding Presence In Abkhazia 02/05 Georgia Misses Chance on Russia Overreach in Abkhazia, South Ossetia 02/05 Putin Signs Law Ratifying Russia-Abkhazia Strategic Partnership Treaty 02/04 NATO does not recognize Russian-South-Ossetian alliance treaty 02/03 West must be ready for long standoff with Russia, says NATO official 02/02 NATO: West Must be Ready for Long Russia Standoff 02/02 Georgia not to cut trade ties with Russia 02/02 Turkey, Georgia agree to enhance trade ties 01/29 Georgian FM Says South Ossetia Could Be Annexed Like Crimea 01/29 Putin Wants to Push His Luck in Ukraine 01/27 Russia Expands Its Periphery Treaty by Treaty 01/25 Russia to Continue Intergovernmental Cooperation With South Ossetia 01/23 DPR Counting on Recognition From Abkhazia 01/23 Armenia and Azerbaijan feel the effects of the Ukraine standoff 01/23 'Integration' With Russia Rives South Ossetia's Political Scene 01/23 Russia Ratifies Treaty With Abkhazia; Georgia Says Illegal 01/23 Five persons lost in shootout in Gali District of Abkhazia 01/12 'Frozen conflicts': Democracies decline to uphold their own values 01/12 Georgia Asks EU To Oppose Russia-South Ossetia Pact 01/09 New Abkhaz Leader Accused Of Failing To Deliver On Election Promises 01/06 Putin Decree Enables Foreigners To Serve In Russian Military 01/06 Abkhazia, S Ossetia Only Have 'Future' as Part of Georgia: Margvelashvili 01/03 Russia Critics Omitted From Putin's New Year's Greetings 12/31 Putin Submits Cooperation Agreement with Abkhazia for Ratification 12/23 Abkhaz parliament ratifies treaty with Russia 12/22 Georgian official hints to meeting with Putin 12/19 Putin: Tbilisi Should Establish Dialogue With Abkhazia, South Ossetia 12/18 European Parliament urges Russia to recall alliance treaty with Abkhazia 12/18 In the Balkans, Putin’s Winning Ticket Is Kosovo 12/17 MEP vote for EU accord with Georgia will unleash mutual benefits 12/17 European Parliament to ratify AA with Georgia 12/15 South Ossetia Leader Says Treaty Could Call For Joining Russia 12/11 Georgia Condemns Russia's Deals With Breakaway Territories 12/11 Russian-Abkhazian Strategic Partnership Agreement Puts Pressure on Armenian Government 12/11 World Bank Plans to Support Business in Russia's North Ossetia 12/11 Geneva talks wrap up with no tangible results 12/11 Sputnik News Agency Launches Multimedia Hub in Kyrgyzstan 12/10 Russia-Abkhazia Partnership Treaty Not Threat to Other Countries: Moscow 12/10 Georgian FM slams Russia-'Abkhazia' deal 12/09 Germany expresses support for Georgia's integrity 12/09 Georgia To Continue Talks With Russia Despite Landmark Abkhaz Treaty 12/08