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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: Suspect in Murder of North Ossetia’s Criminal Investigation Head Detained 01/29 Turkey, Georgia agree to enhance trade ties 01/29 Georgian FM Says South Ossetia Could Be Annexed Like Crimea 01/29 Putin Wants to Push His Luck in Ukraine 01/27 On January 19-25, no victims of armed conflict in Northern Caucasus were registered 01/26 Russia Expands Its Periphery Treaty by Treaty 01/25 Armenia and Azerbaijan feel the effects of the Ukraine standoff 01/23 Russia to Continue Intergovernmental Cooperation With South Ossetia 01/23 DPR Counting on Recognition From Abkhazia 01/23 'Integration' With Russia Rives South Ossetia's Political Scene 01/23 Austria: Alleged Chief of Russian Murder-for-Hire Gang Arrested 01/20 Russia Alienates Its Would-Be Friends 01/20 Investigators identify native of North Ossetia detained in Austria as Aslan Gagiev, organizer of resonant murders 01/20 Resident of North Ossetia claims violation of his rights by Iraf District FSIN officials 01/19 Austrian police arrest Russian suspect in multiple killings 01/19 Austrian police arrest suspected Russian gang leader accused of at least 6 killings 01/19 Seven South-Ossetian parties demand to publish draft integration treaty with Russia 01/16 World Bank Expects Russian Economy to Contract by 2.9% in 2015 01/13 'Frozen conflicts': Democracies decline to uphold their own values 01/12 Russian Expert Warns North Caucasus Faces Economic Recession 01/12 Georgia Asks EU To Oppose Russia-South Ossetia Pact 01/09 Within three days, over 100 people have used the warm-up centre organized on Transcaucasian Highway in North Ossetia 01/09 Georgian citizen who disappeared six months ago found dead in South Ossetia 01/06 Putin Decree Enables Foreigners To Serve In Russian Military 01/06 GPO of South Ossetia to send remains of David Basharuli for genetic examination in Russia 01/06 Abkhazia, S Ossetia Only Have 'Future' as Part of Georgia: Margvelashvili 01/03 Russia Critics Omitted From Putin's New Year's Greetings 12/31 Putin Submits Cooperation Agreement with Abkhazia for Ratification 12/23 Georgia condemns Russia, South Ossetia draft treaty 12/23 Georgia expresses concern over Russia-Tskhinvali treaty 12/23 Peshawar attack may signal coming collapse of Pakistan 12/19 Georgian official hints to meeting with Putin 12/19 Putin: Tbilisi Should Establish Dialogue With Abkhazia, South Ossetia 12/18 Attack in Pakistan a chilling reminder of Beslan school siege 12/16 PAK-3RDLDALL ATTACK 2 LAST 12/16 Beslan 2004: The other cowardly attack on kids 12/16 Pakistan school attack: In a world inured to terrorism, killing children is a rare evil 12/16 10 horrifying mass-scale attacks targeting students 12/15 European Parliament to ratify AA with Georgia 12/15 Reforms of Islamic education cause disputes at Muslim Forum in Moscow 12/13 Two natives of Northern Caucasus complain of unfair detention in Moscow while trying to buy currency 12/13 Georgia Condemns Russia's Deals With Breakaway Territories 12/11 Geneva talks wrap up with no tangible results 12/11 South Ossetia Leader Says Treaty Could Call For Joining Russia 12/11 World Bank Plans to Support Business in Russia's North Ossetia 12/11 Georgian FM slams Russia-'Abkhazia' deal 12/09 Germany expresses support for Georgia's integrity 12/09 Merkel: Russia meddling with countries’ EU aspirations 12/08 German Foreign Minister Holding Talks In Tbilisi 12/08 Georgia To Continue Talks With Russia Despite Landmark Abkhaz Treaty 12/08 Steinmeier Says Germany Does Not Recognize Moscow-Abkhazia Deal 12/08 With her eye on allies and party, Angela Merkel talks tough on foreign policy - tackling Russia, Italy and France 12/08 Merkel says Russia punishing countries for leaning towards EU 12/07 Merkel Says Russia Punishing Countries With EU Aspirations 12/07 Merkel accuses Russia of 'creating problems' for eastern Europe 12/07 Merkel: Russia Meddling With Countries’ EU Aspirations 12/07 Why Did Putin Turn? 12/03 Latvia sees security threat in Russian deal with Abkhazia 11/26 Saakashvili accuses Georgian authorities of treason 11/26 Latvia sees security threat over Russia's deal with Abkhazia 11/26 Putin strengthens ties with Georgia breakaway region 11/25 Georgia cries fouls as Moscow strengthens ties with Abkhazia 11/25 Russia Says 'No Question' About Annexations Of Abkhazia, South Ossetia 11/25 On the Signing of a 'Treaty' between Georgia's Abkhazia Region and the Russian Federation 11/25 NATO: Russia-Abkhazi military agreement violates Georgia's sovereignty 11/25 Putin strengthens ties with Georgia breakaway region; Tbilisi protests 11/24 ​Collective defense partnership: Russia and Abkhazia sign alliance 11/24 Russia, breakaway Georgia region sign pact 11/24 NATO rejects Russian-Abkhaz treaty 11/24 Moscow, Tskhinvali Drafting 'Integration' Treaty 11/21 Georgia ready to continue dialogue with Russia: Prime Minister 11/19 Russia Says Will Not Press 'Allies' On Territorial Issues 11/19 Conscripts from Dagestan and North Ossetia, not Chechnya, will take their service at Pacific Fleet 11/19 Under Putin, Russia Has Lost Strategic Footing 11/18 Putin on ice 11/17 Thousands of Georgians protest against Russia, own government 11/15 More Than 30,000 Rally In Tbilisi Against Government 11/15 Georgians demonstrate against Russia - and own government 11/15 Leonid Tibilov instructs South Ossetian MFA to establish diplomatic relations with DPR and LPR 11/12 The Russian Military 11/10 Hitting the Pause Button: The 'Frozen Conflict' Dilemma in Ukraine 11/07 Tunnel Connecting South Ossetia With Russia Reopens 11/05 South Ossetia Said To Tighten Restrictions on Ethnic Georgians 11/04 Donetsk Elections Basis for Further Development: South Ossetia Parliament Speaker 11/03 Donetsk Elections Held at 'Quite High' Level: South Ossetia Parliament Speaker 11/02 What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles 10/30 Georgian minister says Abkhazia has only two options 10/29 Baltic States Study how to Beat Russian Tanks 10/29 Head of Djeirakh District of Ingushetia dies in road accident 10/27 Aeroflot Resumes Tbilisi Flights Six Years After War 10/27 Compatriot Games: Russian-Speaking Minorities in the Baltic States 10/20 In North Ossetia, woman complains about kidnapping of her daughter for marriage 10/11 Ukraine: 'Frozen Conflict' Could Destabilize Europe 10/09 Top Russian Lawmaker Says UN Report on Ukraine First Step to Proving Kiev's Guilt 10/08 NATO Presence in Georgia Could Threaten Stability in Caucasus: Russia 10/08 The Confusing Direction of the EEU 10/07 Georgia to Raise Non-Use of Force Issue at Geneva Negotiations: Foreign Ministry 10/06 Azerbaijan wrestling team rank 2nd at international tournament 09/30 Is Moscow Preparing to Annex South Ossetia After Crimea? 09/26 Khajimba Sworn In As Abkhaz President 09/25