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Georgia - South Ossetia


Russia-supported breakaway republic of Georgia
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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: Georgian Journalists Detained Along South Ossetian Boundary 04/16 Latest Round Of Russia-Georgia Talks Being Held In Prague 04/16 Georgian Journalists Detained Near South Ossetia Freed 04/16 South Ossetia hands journalists detained by border guards over to Georgia 04/16 Georgian journalists demand to release their colleagues detained in South Ossetia 04/15 In North Ossetia, advocates are not allowed to visit in SIZO detained residents of Maiskoe, detainees' relatives assert 04/15 Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of April 7-13 04/14 Ingush Ombudsman: two detainees from Maiskoe are kept in Vladikavkaz SIZO 04/14 Date Set For Georgia-Russia Talks 04/11 Lawyers for the defendants in case of terror act in Vladikavkaz marketplace disagree with the verdict 04/10 Five Sentenced Over Deadly Vladikavkaz Terrorist Attack 04/09 Rostov-on-Don court passes conviction on terror act in Vladikavkaz 04/09 Prosecutor demands from 16 years to life imprisonment for five persons accused of organizing terror act in Vladikavkaz 04/08 Russia will not deploy peacekeepers unless UN decides otherwise 04/07 Russian annexation of Crimea alarms Georgia 04/06 Georgia wary of Russia 'expansion plans' 04/06 Armenians in Georgia – permanent readiness to secede 04/04 A new strategic reality in Europe 04/04 Russia Says Georgia’s Caucasus Statement Distorts Reality 04/04 Moscow Says NATO's Freeze of Cooperation Reminiscent of Cold War 04/02 This Tiny Pacific Island Nation Just Gave Russia a Big Bruise 04/02 Rasmussen Expresses Support To Tbilisi's 'Euro-Atlantic Aspirations' 04/02 In North Ossetia, ecologist Anatoly Kolkhidov may suspend his participation in social life of region 04/02 In North Ossetia, eco-activist Anatoly Kolkhidov released under recognizance not to leave 04/01 Tuvalu Retracts Recognition Of Abkhazia, South Ossetia 03/31 Crimea Highlights Risks, Uncertainties of Georgia’s Turn to West 03/31 Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of March 24-30 03/31 South Ossetia introduces the notion of "foreign agent" in relation to NGOs 03/31 Georgian Deputy Minister for Integration announces progress on humanitarian issues at Geneva talks 03/27 Stavropol Territory: policemen find arsenal in resident of Arzgir District 03/26 Belarusian President Says Crimean Annexation 'Bad Precedent' 03/24 Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of March 17-23 03/24 Belarusian President Says Crimean Annexation 'Bad Precedent' 03/23 Russia faces global isolation - again 03/22 Russian politicians see no way for Abkhazia's and South Ossetia's accession to Russia by "Crimean scenario" 03/21 Russia cannot be punished, proper relations can be built - PM Medvedev 03/21 Why Ukraine's Situation Makes Russia's Other Neighbors Nervous 03/19 Crimea enters the 'twilight zone' 03/19 Cyber Peace Reigns Despite Russia, Ukraine Tensions 03/19 10 Ways Russians and Ukrainians Reacted to Crimea Annexation Speech 03/18 EU imposes sanctions against Senator from North Ossetia because of situation around Crimea 03/18 If History Is A Guide, Crimeans' Celebration May Be Short-Lived 03/18 Ukraine denounces Russian 'provocations,' troop build-up 03/16 Former Soviet borders are being reconsidered 03/15 Ukraine ministers accuse Russia of provoking fatal clashes 03/15 Sergey Markedonov: Crimea is unlikely to follow South Ossetia and Abkhazia 03/13 Ukrainian journalists are questioned and deported from Abkhazia 03/13 Putin Took Crimea Because He Could 03/13 Allies must act together to keep Putin in check 03/12 Georgia says 2008 war encouraged Russia to take Crimea 03/12 Tbilisi-Moscow Talks In Prague Postponed Again 03/12 Turchynov: ‘resurrection’ has failed 03/12 Kazakh Activist Jailed For Pro-Ukraine Protest 03/11 Ukraine's Crimea seeks to become independent state 03/11 Caucasus history almost repeats itself in Crimea 03/08 World tourer Azerbaijani cyclist steps on Kiev land 03/07 Russian Orthodox Church Becomes Kremlin Tool for Retaining Control Over North Caucasus Muslims 03/07 Twenty Ukraine citizens ask for temporary shelter in North Ossetia 03/07 Podcast: The Crimean Game Changer 03/07 Crimea Is Not the Endgame: Moscow Bent on Regime Change in Kyiv 03/07 Russia 'aims to stop Ukraine joining NATO', expert says 03/06 Dmitry Bulatov, Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine, states boycott of Sochi Paralympics 03/05 Georgia : What are the implications of events in Ukraine? 03/05 Ukraine Today, Remember S. Ossetia 2008? 03/04 Ukraine defence or dominance? 03/04 Is Past Russian Meddling in Former Soviet Bloc an Omen for Crimea? 03/04 Crimea, the Fed, China and Gold 03/04 Putin Poised For Next Move In Ukraine Crisis 03/03 State officials of North Ossetia intend to transfer their one-day salary to help Crimea residents 03/03 Putin's Kampf 03/03 Ukraine crisis: Why is Crimea so important to Russia? 03/03 There's A Recent Precedent For Russia's Action In Ukraine 03/03 Ukraine and the Dawn of Post-American Europe 03/03 Protest rally against demarcation held at Georgia-South-Ossetian border 03/03 How Ukraine Will Shape the Future of the Middle East 03/02 Nature-protection measures taken in Vladikavkaz are insufficient, say picketers against "Electrozink" 03/02 South Ossetia raises money to help Ukrainian "Berkut" fighters 03/02 Ukraine's ambassador to UN warns Russia of 'separatism' 03/01 Rights defenders' programme on harmonization of interethnic relations is over in North Ossetia 03/01 We don’t want a war with Russia 03/01 Iskandarian: Ukraine today is divided into twelve, not two 02/28 Ukraine latest - The invasion begins: armed Russian-speaking gunmen with Crimea in their grip 02/28 Russian 'invasion' of Crimea fuels fear of Ukraine conflict 02/28 Ukraine's fate must be decided by the ballot box 02/28 Ukraine in trouble: Déjà vu all over again? 02/28 Diplomacy struggling to keep pace with events in Ukraine: DiManno 02/27 Ukraine crisis: will Vladimir Putin send in the tanks against the 'bandits' in Kiev? 02/27 U.S. State Department Urges Georgia To Integrate With Europe And NATO 02/26 Ukraine's Crimea: How likely is a Russian invasion? 02/26 Cossacks Expect State Aid, but Express Disappointment With Government 02/26 Is Surkov Readying a New Challenge to Kazan? 02/25 Russia Pledges to Fight for Crimea if Ukraine Splits 02/21 Former Georgia President: Putin buys influence in Eastern Europe 02/21 Date Set For Discussions Of Possible High-Level Tbilisi-Moscow Talks 02/19 South Ossetian Official's House Attacked With Grenade 02/16 Top South Ossetia Official’s House Hit by Grenade Blast 02/16 Minasian: NKR’s economic recognition will lead to its political recognition 02/14 Is Georgia Too Close to Sochi? 02/12 Georgia: Olympic guests must not visit Abkhazia 02/12 103 dead as military plane crashes in eastern Algeria 02/11