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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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euractiv.com Georgia cries fouls as Moscow strengthens ties with Abkhazia 11/25
globalsecurity.org On the Signing of a 'Treaty' between Georgia's Abkhazia Region and the Russian Federation 11/25
turkishweekly.net Putin strengthens ties with Georgia breakaway region 11/25
rferl.org Russia Says 'No Question' About Annexations Of Abkhazia, South Ossetia 11/25
reuters.com Putin strengthens ties with Georgia breakaway region; Tbilisi protests 11/24
globalsecurity.org Russia, breakaway Georgia region sign pact 11/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru NATO rejects Russian-Abkhaz treaty 11/24
rt.com ​Collective defense partnership: Russia and Abkhazia sign alliance 11/24
rferl.org Moscow, Tskhinvali Drafting 'Integration' Treaty 11/21
turkishweekly.net Georgia ready to continue dialogue with Russia: Prime Minister 11/19
rferl.org Russia Says Will Not Press 'Allies' On Territorial Issues 11/19
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Conscripts from Dagestan and North Ossetia, not Chechnya, will take their service at Pacific Fleet 11/19
realclearworld.com Under Putin, Russia Has Lost Strategic Footing 11/18
turkishweekly.net Putin on ice 11/17
reuters.com Thousands of Georgians protest against Russia, own government 11/15
rferl.org More Than 30,000 Rally In Tbilisi Against Government 11/15
dw.de Georgians demonstrate against Russia - and own government 11/15
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Leonid Tibilov instructs South Ossetian MFA to establish diplomatic relations with DPR and LPR 11/12
cfr.org The Russian Military 11/10
rand.org Hitting the Pause Button: The 'Frozen Conflict' Dilemma in Ukraine 11/07
rferl.org Tunnel Connecting South Ossetia With Russia Reopens 11/05
rferl.org South Ossetia Said To Tighten Restrictions on Ethnic Georgians 11/04
en.ria.ru Donetsk Elections Basis for Further Development: South Ossetia Parliament Speaker 11/03
en.ria.ru Donetsk Elections Held at 'Quite High' Level: South Ossetia Parliament Speaker 11/02
aljazeera.com What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles 10/30
today.az Georgian minister says Abkhazia has only two options 10/29
realcleardefense.com Baltic States Study how to Beat Russian Tanks 10/29
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Head of Djeirakh District of Ingushetia dies in road accident 10/27
rferl.org Aeroflot Resumes Tbilisi Flights Six Years After War 10/27
worldpoliticsreview.com Compatriot Games: Russian-Speaking Minorities in the Baltic States 10/20
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In North Ossetia, woman complains about kidnapping of her daughter for marriage 10/11
globalsecurity.org Ukraine: 'Frozen Conflict' Could Destabilize Europe 10/09
en.ria.ru Top Russian Lawmaker Says UN Report on Ukraine First Step to Proving Kiev's Guilt 10/08
en.ria.ru NATO Presence in Georgia Could Threaten Stability in Caucasus: Russia 10/08
thediplomat.com The Confusing Direction of the EEU 10/07
en.ria.ru Georgia to Raise Non-Use of Force Issue at Geneva Negotiations: Foreign Ministry 10/06
today.az Azerbaijan wrestling team rank 2nd at international tournament 09/30
jamestown.org Is Moscow Preparing to Annex South Ossetia After Crimea? 09/26
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
panorama.am Bako Sahakyan congratulates South Ossetia President on Independence Day 09/20
aysor.am NKR president congratulates L, Tibillov on South Ossetia’s Republic Day 09/20
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Hundred women attend First Congress of Muslim Women of North Ossetia 09/20
rferl.org Rally In Support Of Scotland's Independence In Abkhazia 09/18
rferl.org Vatican Foreign Minister Voices 'Solidarity' With Georgia 09/16
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru KBR: IED neutralized on "Kavkaz" Highway 09/15
en.ria.ru Russian Scientists Complain About Publications Refusals Abroad 09/12
en.ria.ru Georgia's President: Georgia Intends to Return Abkhazia, South Ossetia Peacefully 09/09
stripes.com Former top US ambassador to UN, Iraq in laundering probe 09/08
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
jamestown.org Dagestan Remains the Epicenter of the North Caucasus Insurgency 09/05
vanguardngr.com Scepticism greets Putin’s Ukraine ceasefire plan 09/04
bbc.co.uk VIDEO: Nato plans closer ties with Georgia 09/03
telegraph.co.uk Vladimir Putin raises prospect a peace deal could be achieved in Ukraine 09/03
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In North Ossetia, forum dated to 10th anniversary of Beslan tragedy gathers scientists from different countries 09/03
telegraph.co.uk Ukraine permanent ceasefire agreed, says Petro Poroshenko 09/03
bbc.co.uk VIDEO: Beslan school siege: Ten years on 09/02
globalsecurity.org Official: 'Transnistria to Learn From Russia’s Recognition of Abkhazia, South Ossetia' 09/02
en.ria.ru Beslan School Siege 09/01
en.ria.ru Pope Francis Sends Letter to Residents of Beslan Who Mark 10 Years Since School Massacre 09/01
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Moscow opens art project about Beslan victims 09/01
rt.com 3 days in hell: Russia mourns Beslan school siege victims 10 years on 08/31
rferl.org In Beslan, Struggle For A ‘New Life’ Decade After Tragedy 08/31
en.ria.ru Beslan: A Deadly Nightmare on the First Day of School 08/30
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru North-Ossetian Muftiat offers 0.5 million roubles for information about murders of Dudarov and Gamzatov 08/28
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
turkishweekly.net NATO snubs Abkhazia 'head of state' 08/26
en.ria.ru Abkhazia, South Ossetia’s Independence Day 08/26
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru North Ossetia: Muftiyat starts fundraising to help Gamzatov's family 08/26
turkishweekly.net NATO snubs Abkhazia 'head of state' 08/25
reuters.com Abkhazia elects opposition leader as president 08/25
today.az Azerbaijani climbers leave footprint at Kazbek peak 08/25
en.ria.ru US Not Recognizing Abkhazian Presidential Election Results – State Department 08/25
telegraph.co.uk Russia shuts down McDonald's branches in Moscow amid Ukraine row 08/20
realclearworld.com The Making of Vladimir Putin 08/20
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 11-17 08/18
en.ria.ru Russia Launches Investigation into North Ossetia Deputy Mufti Killing 08/17
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru South-Ossetian KGB treats complaints of Pukhaev brothers' relatives about violation of detainees' rights as unjustified 08/15
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru NCFD police report on militants' hidings found in Dagestan, North Ossetia and Kabardino-Balkaria 08/14
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Batyr Pukhaev stops hunger strike in Tskhinvali IVS for health reasons, his relative asserts 08/13
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 4-10 08/11
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Roundtable in Grozny suggests putting NCFD representatives into conflict settlement group in Ukraine 08/09
today.az Georgian leadership not to allow new war 08/08
en.ria.ru Timeline of Georgia’s 2008 Offensive on South Ossetia 08/08
en.ria.ru South Ossetia Remembers Georgia’s 2008 Invasion 08/08
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru After August events in South Ossetia, hundreds of locals and refugees continue living in ruined and dilapidated houses 08/08
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In Vladikavkaz, people light 300 candles to commemorate victims of war in South Ossetia 08/08
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru South Ossetia commemorates victims of 2008 conflict 08/07
en.ria.ru Russian Investigators Say Have Proof of Banned Weapons Used Against Civilians in Ukraine 08/06
huffingtonpost.com NATO Isn't Ready to Take on Russia, But the Problem Is Political, Not Military 08/05
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Azerbaijani soldier killed in Karabakh conflict zone 07/31
euronews.com The Russian border fence that divides Georgia and South Ossetia 07/29
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Needy people of Vladikavkaz receive 400 food parcels for the end of Ramadan 07/28
sky.com Ossetia Fenced Off As Ukraine Tensions Grow 07/28