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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: Alleged coordinators of “death groups” detained in North Ossetia 02/17 U.S. Condemns South Ossetia Name-Change Referendum 02/15 ‘Hope they didn’t twist reality’ – Russian man whose loss inspired US movie 02/11 Debt of Dagestani enterprises for electricity exceeds half billion roubles 02/10 Tbilisi Blasts South Ossetia For Jailing Georgian Man 02/06 Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of January 30 to February 5 02/06 The Daily Vertical: Playing Putin's Border Game (Transcript) 02/06 Georgian women released from South-Ossetian SIZO 02/04 Georgian Leader Congratulates Abkhazia, Ossetia With EU Parliament Visa Decision 02/02 Residents of South Ossetia complain about being forced to visit meeting in support of Tibilov 02/01 Freedom House recognizes South Ossetia and Azerbaijan as non-free 02/01 Passes to frontier zone cancelled for citizens of South Ossetia 01/28 "Electrozink" is preparing for modernization 01/24 North Ossetia had no victims of armed conflict in Q4 2016 01/18 ECtHR awards compensation of 19,500 euros for torture at North-Ossetian police 01/17 Georgia Condemns Russian Demolition Of Church, Polish Cemetery In Abkhazia 01/11 The Daily Vertical: Putin's New Year (Transcript) 01/09 Returning home to find your house in a 'different country' 01/09 U.S. Senators Conclude Georgia Visit Pledging Tougher Russia Sanctions 01/02 U.S. Senator McCain Visits Georgia's Breakaway Region Frontier 01/01 Georgia Considers Referendum on Renaming South Ossetia to Alania Illegitimate 12/30 Tech failure, human error main theories for Tu-154 crash, not terrorism – Russian transport minister 12/26 Belarusian FM In Tbilisi To Open Embassy 12/20 New Russian-Language Websites Offer Reality Check For Local Audiences 12/19 Russia's Surprising Friends & Alllies 12/15 EU Monitoring Mission In Georgia Prolonged Until December 2018 12/12 Chechen special forces dispatched to fight against ISIS 12/09 Chechen special forces go to Syria 12/08 Court Rejects Lawsuit Against Russia's FSB 12/07 Seven Years For An SMS: Activists Alarmed Over Southern Russia Treason Convictions 12/06 Can South Ossetia's Kokoity Make A Comeback? 11/24 Russia withdraws signature from International Criminal Court's founding statute 11/16 Russia withdraws signature from ICC statute 11/16 Putin Withdraws Signature from International Criminal Court 11/16 Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 3 of 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot 10/31 Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in September 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot 10/31 In Russia's "Frozen Zone," a Creeping Border With Georgia 10/28 How the Women of a Conflict-Affected Village in Georgia Waged a Battle Against Gender Stereotyping 10/20 Man Blows Himself Up In Abkhazia's Capital 10/17 Man blows himself up in Georgia's breakaway region 10/17 Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of October 10-16 10/17 Five Armenians Killed In North Ossetia Bus Crash 10/14 Atambaev Says His Country Supports Georgia's Territorial Integrity 10/13 Russian warship on way to back forces in Syria 10/07 3rd Russian Black Sea fleet ship leaves for Mediterranean to join anti-ISIS op 10/06 The Daily Vertical: Others Cease, Russia Fires (Transcript) 10/04 Georgian President Urges Russia To Stop Meddling In Ex-Soviet Republics' Affairs 10/03 Can New Republic Head Reverse Economic Decline In North Ossetia? 10/03 Pope Francis does not mention Russia or 'occupation' on visit to Georgia 10/01 Pope makes subtle dig at Russia on arrival in ex-Soviet Georgia 09/30 In ex-Soviet Georgia, pope issues veiled criticism of Russia 09/30 Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message 09/29 Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in August 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot 09/26 Nagorno-Karabakh conflict brought in focus at UN General Assembly 09/22 Analysis: Evidence Of Blatant Violations Calls Into Question Validity Of Elections In North Caucasus  09/22 Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of September 12-18 09/19 "Novaya Gazeta": men involved in attack on Ella Kesaeva visit her at home 09/15 Svetlana Gannushkina invites Ramzan Kadyrov to take part in debates on TV 09/08 Residents of Shamil District refuse rally in connection with murder of shepherds 09/08 Rostov-on-Don: Gukovo miners demand meeting with Golubev 09/07 HRW speaks in support of journalist Geriev 09/07 "Azadlyg" calls on public not to remain indifferent to paper's fate 09/07 Court sentences Rashid Evloev to six years of imprisonment 08/31 Russia Starts Drills in South Ossetia as Part of Snap Check 08/30 Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of August 22-28 08/29 Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern caucasus in July 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot 08/26 The Daily Vertical: The Road From Abkhazia To Donbas (Transcript) 08/25 The Morning Vertical, August 24, 2016 08/24 Three Independent North Caucasus Candidates Barred From Duma Elections 08/19 Why Russia needs a military base in Iran 08/18 Party Stripped Of Registration For Georgian Parliamentary Elections Amid 'Pro-Russia' Outcry 08/18 As Russia and Iran Strengthen Ties, U.S. Should Support Key Ally Georgia 08/18 The Power Vertical: The Putin Doctrine (Transcript) 08/17 Russian PM says Moscow could break off diplomatic ties with Ukraine 08/12 Georgia Sabotaging Work on Non-Use of Force in Abkhazia, South Ossetia 08/12 Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in Quarter 2 of 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot 08/11 The Morning Vertical, August 9, 2016 08/09 Russian bombers mop up terrorists in Syria 08/08 Infographics. Statistics of victims in Northern Caucasus in june 2016 under the data of the Caucasian Knot 08/08 Georgia marks anniversary of 5-day war with South Ossetia 08/08 Volgograd: locals complain about deficit of beaches 07/27 Georgia's CEC rejects application for a referendum on joining NATO 07/27 CTO regime lifted in three mountain districts of Dagestan 07/26 Policeman shot dead in Ingushetia 07/26 Russian army put on war footing in the South 07/22 Russian jets bomb US-backed rebels in Syria 07/14 Russia-NATO Council: 'No point' or silver linings? 07/12 Russian anti-ISIS war from Syria to Caucasus 07/12 US and former-Soviet Georgia sign ‘defence partnership’ to counter fears of Russian expansionism 07/07 Abkhazia leader calls for calm after riots 07/06 U.S. And Georgia Announce Deeper Military Ties Ahead Of NATO Summit 07/06 Kerry Traveling To Georgia, Ukraine Ahead Of NATO Summit 07/06 US, Georgia ink defense cooperation agreement 07/06 Evkurov wants to set up dialogue among followers of different concepts of Islam 07/02 In Volgograd, participants of conference claim suppression of social activities in region 07/02 South Ossetia: villagers demand to simplify access control 07/02 Moscow experts call on to consider specifics of Islam in preventing recruitment to IS 07/02 All detained believes released from police station in Makhachkala 07/02 Resident of Kabardino-Balkaria to stand trial on charge of involvement in IS 06/30 Hideout with weapons and ammunition discovered in Dagestan 06/30