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