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Georgia - South Ossetia

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Russia-supported breakaway republic of Georgia
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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 Moscow Moves To Alleviate Major Ecological Problem In North Ossetia 05/02
aljazeera.com South Ossetia referendum is not legal 04/16
jamestown.org Is Russia Preparing the Annexation of South Ossetia? 04/15
rferl.org The Morning Vertical, April 15, 2016 04/15
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Residents of Dagestan insulted by photos of Dagestani girl from "Miss Russia" contest 04/14
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Resident of Northern Caucasus detained while trying to join IS 04/13
rferl.org The Daily Vertical: Putin's Crisis Menu (Transcript) 04/12
pravdareport.com South Ossetia to hold referendum for accession to Russia 04/11
realclearworld.com The U.S.S.R. Is Falling Apart Again 04/07
globalsecurity.org De Facto South Ossetian President Proposes New Model For 'Union' With Russia 04/06
vancouversun.com Nagorno-Karabakh: This ‘frozen’ post-Soviet conflict is heating up and fits right in with current global chaos 04/04
sputniknews.com Stay Tuned: South Ossetia Might Hold Referendum on Joining Russia 04/04
jamestown.org South and North Ossetians Clash over Georgian Ensemble’s Concert in Vladikavkaz 04/04
today.az Cohen: US, Russia fail to arrange meaningful pathway forward to end Karabakh conflict 04/04
realclearworld.com Vladimir Putin's Mysterious Moving Border 04/04
upi.com Gazprom focusing efforts on Eastern Europe 04/01
pravdareport.com British Foreign Secretary declares Russia "threat to all of us" 03/31
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Member of Gagiev's grouping sentenced to 22 years in prison 03/28
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru North-Ossetian SC leaves Oleg Dzampaev in custody until May 2 03/25
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Concerts of Georgian dancers in Vladikavkaz give rise to disputes among residents of South and North Ossetia 03/24
globalsecurity.org Russia, Abkhazia, S Ossetia Concerned About Georgia-NATO Cooperation 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
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru South Ossetia hosts events in memory of Eredvi victims 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
cfr.org Renewed Confrontation in Georgia 03/17
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Two residents of Northern Caucasus suspected of attempt to join IS 03/16
bbc.co.uk UK diplomats stopped over 'spy' claims 03/16
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Gatsalov re-elected mufti of North Ossetia 03/16
pravdareport.com English espionage: Britain spies on Russia 03/15
dw.com Senior 'Islamic State' commander Omar al-Shishani reported dead in Syria 03/14
cpj.org Attackers beat group of journalists covering human rights abuses in North Caucasus 03/09
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of February 29-March 6 03/07
sputniknews.com Obama Administration to Finally Release Data on Drone Strike Casualties 03/07
sputniknews.com Over 500 Intelligence Troops Conduct Drone Exercises in North Ossetia 03/06
globalsecurity.org Over 300 Russian Communication Troops Hold Drills in North Ossetia 03/06
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru North-Ossetian woman disappears from Ingush hospital 03/05
rferl.org South Ossetia’s Leaders At Odds Over Military Accord With Russia 03/05
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Resident of North Ossetia suspected of fighting for IS 03/04
rferl.org The Daily Vertical: RIP Minsk 03/03
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru "Kommersant": Aslan Gagiev released on bail in Vienna 03/03
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Vyacheslav Bitarov dismisses government of North Ossetia 03/01
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Putin appoints Bitarov acting head of North Ossetia 02/29
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of February 22-28 02/29
jamestown.org Moscow’s Desire to Micro-Manage the North Caucasus Causing Multiple Inefficiencies 02/29
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In Chegem, man stages kidnapping of his own son, MIA reports 02/28
rferl.org Obituary: Republic Of North Ossetia Head Dies Just Months After Taking Office 02/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Resident of Vladikavkaz suspected of involvement in combat actions in Syria 02/24
today.az Creating visa-free regime between breakaway regions illegal, says Azerbaijan 02/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of February 15-21 02/22
rt.com South Ossetia, former part of Georgia, to hold ‘special’ referendum to join Russia 02/20
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Vyacheslav Bitarov appointed acting head of North Ossetia 02/19
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Officially announced that Aguzarov died of pneumonia 02/19
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru North-Ossetian leader Tamerlan Aguzarov dies 02/19
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
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru SC of North Ossetia orders to demolish structures at Dzivgis Fortress 02/10
rferl.org Next Round Of Georgian-Russian Talks Moved To March 02/08
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Russia's nonparticipation in Rome Statute is no officials' protection from ICC 02/02
jamestown.org Competition Over Ethnic Titles and History Unfolds in the North Caucasus 02/01
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of January 25-31 02/01
sputniknews.com Russia Prepares to Test Next-Generation Su-35S Fighters in Syria 02/01
rferl.org Russia Says Will Cooperate With ICC Probe Of War Crimes 01/30
sputniknews.com How Could Russia Respond to New Threats in Military Doctrine? 01/30
jamestown.org The Russian Public Seems to be Less Receptive to Hate Propaganda 01/28
globalsecurity.org Russia Provides Int'l Court of Justice Materials on South Ossetia Conflict 01/28
rferl.org Georgia Welcomes ICC Probe Of 2008 War With Russia 01/28
allafrica.com Human Rights Violations Should Receive Equal Treatment 01/28
sputniknews.com ICC Opens Probe Into War Crimes in South Ossetia in 2008 01/27
foxnews.com ICC judges authorize investigation into Georgia's 2008 war 01/27
globalsecurity.org ICC Authorizes Investigation Into 2008 Russia-Georgia Conflict 01/27
bbc.co.uk ICC probes Russia-Georgia war crimes 01/27
hrw.org Georgia/Russia: ICC Judges OK Investigation 01/27
reuters.com International court to investigate 2008 Georgia-Russia war 01/27
rferl.org International Court To Probe 2008 Georgia-Russia Conflict For Alleged War Crimes 01/27
rt.com ISIS fighters use Georgia’s Pankisi Gorge to train & rest – Lavrov 01/26
aljazeera.com Russia: ISIL training base located in Georgia's Pankisi 01/26
rferl.org Russia’s Top Muslim Cleric Affirms Support For North Ossetian Colleague 01/18
jamestown.org Security Services May Be Threatening Official Clergy in North Ossetia 01/15
caucasusedition.net The Region of Shida Kartli: Zardiaantkari Village – January 2016 01/15
isn.ethz.ch The Transnistrian Conflict in the Context of the Ukrainian Crisis 01/12
rferl.org South Ossetia's Top Prosecutor Killed In Car Accident 01/09
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Mufti of North Ossetia reports on preparation of his assassination 01/08
globalsecurity.org Russia Announces Foreign Policy Priorities for 2016 12/31
rferl.org De Facto President Proposes Renaming Republic Of South Ossetia 12/30
caucasusedition.net South Ossetia – November-December 2015 12/28
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Court obliges MoD to pay one million roubles to mother of soldier driven to suicide in South Ossetia 12/24
sputniknews.com Lack of Ties Between Russia, Georgia Impedes Visa-Free Regime - Official 12/22
today.az Russia may cancel visa regime with Georgia 12/18
rferl.org Putin: Russia Ready For Improved Relations With Georgia 12/17
sputniknews.com Daesh Militants Could Conduct Attacks on Georgia-South Ossetia Border 12/16
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Soslan Sitokhov accused of abuse of office 12/15
thecuttingedgenews.com The Battle for Syria - Russia Is Using Syria as a Training Ground for Its Revamped Military and Shiny New Toys 12/11
globalsecurity.org Russian Military Denies Claims of Violating Georgia's Airspace 12/10
reuters.com Georgia accuses Russia of violating its airspace 12/10
rt.com Russia denies its helicopter violated Georgian airspace 12/10
rferl.org U.S. Accuses Russia Of Killing Syrian Troops In Air Strike 12/07
rt.com Decade of exclusives: 10 biggest RT interviews 12/01