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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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jamestown.org Businessmen in North Ossetia Politically Resurgent as Moscow’s Ability to Finance Republic Wanes 06/29
rferl.org Mudslide Blocks Vital Armenia-Russia Trade Route 06/29
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in may 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot 06/27
jamestown.org Young North Caucasus Muslims Oppose Russia’s Air Strikes in Syria 06/27
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Dagestan: local woman killed in house collapse 06/27
globalsecurity.org South Ossetia's Military to Be on Par With Russian Army Which Defended It 06/23
rferl.org Reports: U.S. Envoy Nuland To Meet With Top Putin Aide 06/22
rferl.org That Daily Vertical: Always The Victim (Transcript) 06/22
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Residents of South Ossetia treat idea of legalization of weapons as unattractive 06/22
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Child injured in explosion of ammunition in Karabakh conflict zone 06/16
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Workers of "Nairit" prepare appeal to court 06/16
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Law enforcers report on six men killed in special operation in Dagestan 06/16
sputniknews.com South Ossetia's Parliament Considering Recognition of Armenian Genocide 06/15
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In Dagestan, director of House of Culture wounded in shelling 06/14
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in April 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot 06/14
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Rights defenders to gather testimonies of South-Ossetian residents for Hague Court 06/14
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru "Rosbalt": DVR record contradicts investigators' version in Nemtsov's case 06/13
bbc.co.uk Impossible choice 06/11
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Abkhazian Premier promises not to hold a referendum on joining Russia 06/10
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Shepherd kidnapped near border with South Ossetia, Georgian officials report 06/10
pravdareport.com Abkhazia will not join Russia, PM says 06/10
turkishweekly.net Lawmakers: More US pushback needed against Russian aggression 06/08
rferl.org Investigators Revisit Latest 'Golden Youth' Case Amid Outrage 06/08
sputniknews.com Russian Soldiers Finalize Mountain Combat Training in North Ossetia 06/03
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Valery Brinikh reports on appointment of new examination in his case 06/02
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Owner of "Ummah" shop in Makhachkala kidnapped, his relatives report 06/02
realclearworld.com Make (Your Country's Name Here) Great Again! 06/02
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Sergey Bachurin appointed Chief of MIA's Department for NCFD 06/02
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Managers of "Electrozink" promise to stop lead production in September 05/31
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Volgograd: activists protest against new rules of picketing 05/31
rferl.org South Ossetia Postpones Referendum On Accession To Russian Federation 05/30
sputniknews.com South Ossetia to Hold Referendum on Joining Russia in 2017 05/26
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru South-Ossetian MPs: referendum on joining Russia needs revision 05/26
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Referendum on South Ossetia's accession to Russia postponed till 2017 05/26
rand.org Georgia's Delicate Foreign Policy Dance 05/25
pravdareport.com Russia needs new Warsaw Pact to contain Washington's military lust 05/25
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of May 16-22 05/23
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In KBR, people mark Circassian Memorial Day with march and rally 05/21
turkishweekly.net Georgian shot dead near breakaway Abkhazia region 05/20
pravdareport.com Russia not to liberate Europeans any more 05/20
rferl.org Russian Military Bus Crashes In South Ossetia, Killing Six Officers 05/19
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Bride of resident of North Ossetia deported to the United States 05/12
sputniknews.com South Ossetia on Alert Amid Joint Georgian-US Drills 05/12
stripes.com US, British troops hold joint exercises with Georgia's army 05/11
rferl.org U.S.-Georgian Military Drills Begin 05/11
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Conflicting information reported about deportation of US citizen from Russia 05/11
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Four Georgia's citizens detained on border are kept in Tskhinvali SIZO 05/10
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Four Georgian citizens detained near South-Ossetian border, eyewitnesses report 05/09
sputniknews.com Putin Urges Former Soviet States to Prevent Distortion of Shared History 05/08
rferl.org Russia Slams Upcoming U.S.-Georgian Military Drills 05/06
telegraph.co.uk Russia stages triumphant concert in Palmyra's ruins 05/05
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