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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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en.ria.ru Georgia's President: Georgia Intends to Return Abkhazia, South Ossetia Peacefully 09/09
hosted.ap.org US to help Georgia boost its defenses 09/07
sify.com US to help Georgia boost its defenses 09/06
dailynews.lk Russia, Caucasus allies to form 'security outline' to counter NATO 09/05
vanguardngr.com Scepticism greets Putin’s Ukraine ceasefire plan 09/04
telegraph.co.uk Ukraine permanent ceasefire agreed, says Petro Poroshenko 09/03
telegraph.co.uk Vladimir Putin raises prospect a peace deal could be achieved in Ukraine 09/03
bbc.co.uk VIDEO: Nato plans closer ties with Georgia 09/03
globalsecurity.org Official: 'Transnistria to Learn From Russia’s Recognition of Abkhazia, South Ossetia' 09/02
nationalpost.com International Twitter fight: Russia unleashes counter-troll in response to Canada’s ‘Map Of Russia’ 08/28
rferl.org Freezing The Donbas 08/28
globalsecurity.org Russia, Abkhazia to Sign Deal on Common Security by Year-End – Kremlin Spokesman 08/27
turkishweekly.net NATO snubs Abkhazia 'head of state' 08/26
en.ria.ru Abkhazia, South Ossetia’s Independence Day 08/26
rferl.org Elected By A Hair, New Abkhaz Leader Faces Herculean Tasks 08/26
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Russian experts doubt Khajimba's chances for serious reforms in Abkhazia 08/26
panorama.am Bako Sahakyan congratulates Abkhazian President-elect 08/26
reuters.com Abkhazia elects opposition leader as president 08/25
turkishweekly.net NATO snubs Abkhazia 'head of state' 08/25
en.ria.ru US Not Recognizing Abkhazian Presidential Election Results – State Department 08/25
today.az Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry does not recognize "presidential elections" in Abkhazia 08/25
rferl.org Khajimba Wins Abkhazia's Presidential Election 08/25
en.ria.ru Abkhazia May Sign New Agreement With Russia by Year-End – President 08/25
rferl.org Breakaway Region Of Abkhazia Holds Snap Election 08/24
en.ria.ru Almost 44% Vote in Abkhazia’s Early Presidential Election 08/24
en.ria.ru Turnout In Abkhazia Presidential Election Exceeds Threshold, Deemed Valid 08/24
turkishweekly.net Abkhazians go to presidential polls 08/24
bbc.co.uk VIDEO: Abkhazia: The tiny republic rich in hypotheticals 08/23
dw.de Abkhazia's dilemma: no future without Russia 08/23
rferl.org Abkhazia Braces For Tumultuous Presidential Vote 08/21
realclearworld.com The Making of Vladimir Putin 08/20
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Zatulin: Khajimba and Bjaniya have best chances of reaching second round at presidential election in Abkhazia 08/20
en.ria.ru Abkhazian Presidential Candidate Against Associative Relations With Russia 08/20
rferl.org Do Trolls Matter? 08/12
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 4-10 08/11
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru "People's Control" reports on numerous errors in voters' lists in Abkhazia 08/11
rferl.org Georgian-Ukrainian Fights For His 'Second Motherland' 08/07
aljazeera.com Soviet Disunion: Europe's breakaway states 08/06
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Diaspora will not affect essentially on the outcome of presidential election in Abkhazia, experts say 07/25
news.com.au British reporter ‘captured’ in Ukraine 07/23
realclearworld.com No More Frozen Conflicts 07/22
rferl.org South Ossetia Jails Georgian For Spying 07/18
spiegel.de In Russia's Shadow: Searching for the Roots of the Georgia Problem 07/15
jamestown.org Russian-backed Abkhaz Separatist Regime Steps Up Discrimination of Ethnic Georgians 07/09
independent.org Resolving Conflicts in Artificial States 07/09
huffingtonpost.com Resolving Conflicts in Artificial States 07/07
thenational.ae Abkhazian club Nart offers Suarez chance to play during Fifa ban 07/04
sport24.co.za Another lifeline for Suarez 07/04
rferl.org European Court Condemns Russia For 2006 Expulsion Of Georgians 07/03
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 23-29 06/30
rferl.org South Ossetia Recognizes 'Luhansk People's Republic' 06/19
rferl.org Geneva Talks End After Walkout By Abkhaz, South Ossetian Delegates 06/19
jamestown.org Will Russia Annex Abkhazia and South Ossetia? 06/18
rferl.org Latest Round Of Russia-Georgia Talks To Begin In Geneva 06/17
today.az UN adopts Georgia’s resolution on Abkhazia and South Ossetia 06/06
reuters.com In Russian protege Abkhazia, a cautionary tale for Crimea 06/06
cfr.org Troubling Secessionist Models for Ukraine 06/06
rferl.org UN Passes Resolution On Refugees From Georgia's Breakaway Regions 06/06
en.ria.ru Russia Urges Abkhazia to Ensure Free Presidential Election 06/05
globalsecurity.org NATO-Georgia Commission discusses Ukraine crisis, Georgia's progress on reforms 06/04
economist.com Abkhazia : Exit Alexander Ankvab 06/04
turkishweekly.net NATO chief slams Russia over Georgia and Ukraine 06/04
rferl.org NATO Chief Lauds Georgian Military Reform Efforts 06/04
rferl.org South Ossetia's De Facto Leader Wants To Join Russia 06/03
rferl.org OSCE Chairman Continues South Caucasus Tour In Georgia 06/03
en.ria.ru FACTBOX: Transition of Power in Abkhazia 06/02
turkishweekly.net Abkhazian prime minister steps down amid protests 06/02
en.ria.ru Russia Says Ready to Cooperate With New Abkhaz Leadership 06/02
rferl.org Lavrov Hails 'Dialogue' In Resolving Political Crisis In Abkhazia 06/02
rferl.org Abkhazia Heads Into A Turbulent Summer 06/02
globalsecurity.org Abkhazia's interim PM sets task to quietly prepare for early presidential elections 06/02
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of May 26 to June 1 06/02
en.ria.ru Russia’s Lavrov Praises Political Wisdom of Abkhaz People 06/02
af.reuters.com Abkhazia's president resigns before early elections 06/01
myaccount.nytimes.com President Resigns in Georgia’s Breakaway Region of Abkhazia 06/01
rferl.org Has Moscow Endorsed Ouster Of Abkhazia’s De Facto President? 06/01
rferl.org Rival Claimants To Abkhazia's Presidency To Meet 06/01
globalsecurity.org Valery Bganba to serve as Abkhazia's acting president 06/01
rferl.org Embattled Abkhaz President Resigns 06/01
tamilguardian.com Tamil Eelam concludes training camp ahead of ConIFA World Football Cup 05/31
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Parliament appoints Speaker Valery Bganba to be Acting President of Abkhazia 05/31
dnaindia.com President of Georgia's Russian-backed breakaway Abkhazia region under pressure to resign over corruption 05/30
en.ria.ru Abkhaz Leader Ready for Dialogue with Opposition, Rules Out Ultimatums 05/30
en.ria.ru Abkhazia Crisis Caused by Socio-Economic Problems, Elite Fight Over Financial Support – PM 05/30
en.ria.ru Abkhazia’s Opposition Replaces Mayor of Sukhumi 05/30
rferl.org Opposition In Abkhazia To Appoint Acting Leadership Amid Crisis 05/30
rferl.org De Facto Abkhaz President Says He Will Not Resign 05/30
en.ria.ru Most Abkhaz Citizens Call to Preserve Independence – President Ankvab 05/30
reuters.com Opposition leaders say they hold power in Abkhazia 05/30
rferl.org Abkhaz President Shelters At Russian Military Base 05/30
globalsecurity.org Abkhazia Opposition Vests Power in 'Interim Council' 05/30
globalsecurity.org Abkhazia Opposition Above All Demands Resignation of President – Leader 05/30
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Interim People's Council of Abkhazia: republic does not intend to become part of Russian Federation 05/30
en.ria.ru FACTBOX: Republic of Abkhazia's State Structure 05/30
en.ria.ru Abkhazia Law Lacks No Confidence Vote 05/30
globalsecurity.org Putin's Aides Meet Abkhaz Leader, Opposition Over Crisis 05/29
globalsecurity.org Abkhazia parliament asks president to resign 05/29
panorama.am Armenian PM to pay working visit to Minsk 05/29
en.ria.ru Abkhazia Opposition Calls for New Treaty With Russia 05/29
english.pravda.ru Is there another Maidan brewing in Abkhazia? 05/29