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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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panorama.am Analyst: Sukhumi-Tbilisi-Yerevan railway may help Armenia overcome blockade 11/28
panorama.am Shirinyan: Relaunch of Abkhazian railway will make Turkish blockade useless 11/28
turkishweekly.net Germany accuses Russia of complicating Georgia conflict 11/27
rferl.org Georgia Appeals To UN Security Council On Russian-Abkhaz Treaty 11/26
reuters.com Latvia sees security threat in Russian deal with Abkhazia 11/26
today.az Saakashvili accuses Georgian authorities of treason 11/26
euronews.com Latvia sees security threat over Russia's deal with Abkhazia 11/26
today.az Georgia erupts in anger as Putin signs treaty with breakaway Abkhazia 11/25
turkishweekly.net NATO denounces Russia, Abkhazia treaty 11/25
rferl.org Russia Says 'No Question' About Annexations Of Abkhazia, South Ossetia 11/25
globalsecurity.org West Rejects Treaty Between Russia, Abkhazia 11/25
turkishweekly.net Putin strengthens ties with Georgia breakaway region 11/25
euractiv.com Georgia cries fouls as Moscow strengthens ties with Abkhazia 11/25
upi.com NATO: Russia-Abkhazi military agreement violates Georgia's sovereignty 11/25
globalsecurity.org On the Signing of a 'Treaty' between Georgia's Abkhazia Region and the Russian Federation 11/25
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru NATO rejects Russian-Abkhaz treaty 11/24
nzherald.co.nz Deal gives Russia greater control over Abkhazia 11/24
myaccount.nytimes.com Pact Tightens Russian Ties With Abkhazia 11/24
rferl.org Russia To Strengthen Grip On Abkhazia With New Pact 11/24
today.az Tbilisi condemns Russia’s Abkhazia plans 11/24
ndtv.com Vladimir Putin Sparks Georgia Fury With 'Annexation' Deal in Rebel Region 11/24
rt.com ​Collective defense partnership: Russia and Abkhazia sign alliance 11/24
reuters.com Putin strengthens ties with Georgia breakaway region; Tbilisi protests 11/24
aljazeera.com Russia step closer to 'annexing' Abkhazia 11/24
stripes.com Russia gets greater control over Black Sea region 11/24
globalsecurity.org Russia Strengthens Grip On Abkhazia With New Pact 11/24
globalsecurity.org Russia, breakaway Georgia region sign pact 11/24
rferl.org West Rejects Treaty Between Russia And Abkhazia 11/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Georgia demands to convene UN Security Council because of Russian-Abkhaz treaty 11/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of November 17-23 11/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Rallies of supporters and opponents of treaty with Russia passed in Sukhumi without incidents 11/24
globalsecurity.org Russia, Abkhazia to Sign Agreement on Strategic Cooperation, Integration 11/23
rferl.org Crumbling Buildings And Homemade Wine In Isolated Abkhazia 11/21
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Russia's Cabinet of Ministers approves alliance treaty with Abkhazia 11/21
rferl.org Moscow, Tskhinvali Drafting 'Integration' Treaty 11/21
rferl.org Russia Says Will Not Press 'Allies' On Territorial Issues 11/19
realclearworld.com Under Putin, Russia Has Lost Strategic Footing 11/18
today.az Saakashvili's supporters hold anti-govt. rally in Tbilisi 11/17
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of November 10-16 11/17
turkishweekly.net Putin on ice 11/17
rferl.org Breakaway Abkhazia Official Beaten In 'Symptomatic' Attack 11/16
dw.de Georgians demonstrate against Russia - and own government 11/15
bbc.co.uk Georgia fury at Russia-Abkhazia deal 11/15
nzherald.co.nz Georgians protest Russia-Abkhazia province deal 11/15
bbc.co.uk VIDEO: Rally in Georgia over Abkhazia's future 11/15
voanews.com Georgians Protest Planned Military Alliance Between Abkhazia and Russia 11/15
globalsecurity.org More Than 30,000 Rally In Tbilisi Against Government 11/15
reuters.com Thousands of Georgians protest against Russia, own government 11/15
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Abkhazia: customs officer detained after attack on Prime Minister 11/15
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Rally in Tbilisi demands to prevent signing Russian-Abkhazian treaty 11/15
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Khajimba: results in international recognition of Abkhazia will appear in near future 11/14
cfr.org The Russian Military 11/10
rand.org Hitting the Pause Button: The 'Frozen Conflict' Dilemma in Ukraine 11/07
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In Sukhumi, participants of "Kunaki" Festival call Wild Division an example of Caucasians' integration into Russia 11/05
rferl.org Tunnel Connecting South Ossetia With Russia Reopens 11/05
en.ria.ru Long Queues at Polling Stations Mark Elections in Donetsk 11/02
turkishweekly.net European concerns over Russia-Abkhazia proposed treaty 10/31
aljazeera.com What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles 10/30
jamestown.org Moscow’s Attempt to Annex Abkhazia Serves as a Bitter Lesson to Russia’s Friends and Opponents 10/29
en.ria.ru Russia Says Will Cooperate With North Korea on Investigating Criminal Cases 10/29
rferl.org Former Georgian President Launches New Diatribe Against Current Leadership 10/29
today.az Georgian minister says Abkhazia has only two options 10/29
rferl.org Aeroflot Resumes Tbilisi Flights Six Years After War 10/27
rferl.org De Facto Abkhaz Leader Risks Being Hoist By His Own Petard 10/26
today.az Georgia concerned over Russia-Abkhazia treaty 10/24
jamestown.org Russia Issues Ultimatum to Abkhazia 10/23
jamestown.org Is Moscow’s Proposal to Link Abkhazia to the Circassian Parts of North Caucasus a Step Toward Annexation? 10/22
en.ria.ru Abkhazian Expert: “Russia-Abkhazia Treaty Will Strengthen Country’s Independence” 10/20
worldpoliticsreview.com Compatriot Games: Russian-Speaking Minorities in the Baltic States 10/20
en.ria.ru Georgia Readies Harsh Response Over Russia-Abkhazia Military Cooperation 10/18
rferl.org Georgian PM: No Progress Normalizing Relations With Moscow 10/17
rferl.org Tbilisi Concerned Over Kremlin-Proposed Abkhazia Pact 10/15
reuters.com Ukraine 'frozen conflict' could hurt Europe: Foreign Minister Klimkin 10/09
globalsecurity.org Ukraine: 'Frozen Conflict' Could Destabilize Europe 10/09
rferl.org Ukraine: 'Frozen Conflict' Could Destabilize Europe 10/08
en.ria.ru NATO Presence in Georgia Could Threaten Stability in Caucasus: Russia 10/08
reportingproject.net A Fraud in the Family 10/07
en.ria.ru Georgia to Raise Non-Use of Force Issue at Geneva Negotiations: Foreign Ministry 10/06
en.ria.ru Georgia Ready to Begin Reconciliation With Abkhazians, Ossetians 10/04
telegraph.co.uk European cities photographed from a drone by Amos Chapple, in pictures 10/01
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of September 22-28 09/29
rferl.org Khajimba Sworn In As Abkhaz President 09/25
panorama.am Haykakan Zhamanak: Will Armenia recognize Kosovo’s independence? 09/25
aysor.am Haykakan Zhamanak: US wants Armenia to recognize Kosovo independence 09/25
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Raul Khajimba inaugurated as President of Abkhazia 09/25
realclearworld.com Russia's Frozen Conflicts Foster Corruption 09/22
telegraph.co.uk Ukraine: rebels and government troops to retreat following peace deal 09/20
rferl.org Rally In Support Of Scotland's Independence In Abkhazia 09/18
rferl.org Pro-Independence Scots Have A Friend -- In Abkhazia 09/17
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