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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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rferl.org European Court Says Will Consider Beslan Case Against Russia 07/02
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Employee of "International Alert" banned from working in South Ossetia 06/27
isn.ethz.ch Russia and the South Caucasus: Exploiting Unresolved Conflicts 06/19
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 8-14 06/15
sputniknews.com Ukraine in Danger of Two-Front War, as Saakashvili Becomes Odessa Governor 06/12
rferl.org The End Of An Era In North Ossetia 06/11
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Sergey Takoev resigns as North Ossetia's government head 06/10
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Prosecutor's Office demands to bring head of Alagir District to responsibility 06/10
sputniknews.com Over 1,500 Russian Soldiers Begin Drone Training Exercises in S Ossetia 06/10
rferl.org The Putin Syndicate 06/09
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 1-7 06/08
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Discharge of manganese into Terek happened during debugging gas equipment 06/08
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Tamerlan Aguzarov announces resignation of North Ossetian government 06/06
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Vladimir Putin relieves Taimuraz Mamsurov of his post as leader of North Ossetia 06/05
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru KBR residents detained at checkpoint "Verkhniy Lars" released 06/04
panorama.am Yerevan hosts international festival ‘Culture Days of North Ossetia-Alania in Armenia’ 06/04
euronews.com Ex-Georgian President Sakaashvili appointed governor of Ukraine's Odessa region 05/30
globalsecurity.org Saakashvili Confirmed As Governor Of Ukraine's Odesa Region 05/30
dalje.com Poroshenko names Georgia's Saakashvili as Odessa governor 05/29
rferl.org One Nation, Two Polities, Two Endangered Ossetian Languages? 05/27
sputniknews.com South Ossetia Appoints Envoys to Donetsk and Lugansk Republics 05/26
realclearworld.com The EU's Cynical Dismissals of Eastern Hopes 05/25
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Prosecutor's Office of North Ossetia finds source of pollution of Terek River 05/25
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In North Ossetia, Public Chamber concerned over pollution of Terek River in Vladikavkaz 05/25
sputniknews.com South Ossetia Closes Border With Georgia Over Security Concerns 05/25
jamestown.org Donetsk, Luhansk ‘People’s Republics’ Seek International Legitimization Through Local Elections (Part One) 05/22
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Policeman from Ingushetia suspected of murder 05/15
turkishweekly.net Ukrainian separatists recognize Abkhazia, South Ossetia 05/13
rferl.org Is Abkhazia Heading For A New Political Standoff? 05/13
jamestown.org The Latest Census Underlines Georgia’s Profound Demographic Crisis 05/12
jamestown.org New Strains in Armenian-Georgian Relations 05/12
rferl.org New Georgian Cabinet Wins Confidence Vote, But Rift Remains 05/11
reuters.com Georgia hosts joint military exercises with U.S. 05/11
sputniknews.com Russia's Airborne Troops to Receive Tanks 05/06
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of April 27-May 3 05/04
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru South Ossetia to amnesty 10 prisoners 04/30
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In Tbilisi, protesters demand to restore diplomatic relations with Russia 04/30
sputniknews.com Over 3,500 Russian Soldiers Hold Mountain Drills in South Ossetia 04/24
rferl.org Lukashenka Says Belarus Supports Georgia's Territorial Integrity 04/23
rferl.org De Facto South Ossetian President Dismisses Foreign Minister 04/23
panorama.am New sub-committee to deal with ‘frozen conflicts’ to be created at PACE 04/23
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Hideout with anti-tank missiles found in South Ossetia 04/22
rand.org Ukraine Crisis Is a Geopolitical Game Changer 04/17
sputniknews.com Russia, Abkhazia Discuss Setting Up 'Unified Security Perimeter' 04/16
rferl.org Is South Ossetia Heading For Political Crisis? 04/16
sputniknews.com Over 1,000 Russian Soldiers Begin Tactical Training in Armenia 04/14
rferl.org Will Head Of North Ossetian Republic Step Down? 04/13
globalsecurity.org North Caucasus drills involve over 1,000 troops, 200 pieces of military equipment 04/10
jamestown.org Are Russian Military Exercises in the North Caucasus a Signal to Azerbaijan and Georgia? 04/10
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Yakub Khashagulgov taken into custody for one month 04/09
rferl.org Putin's 2008 Comments On Crimea, Before A Sharp Change Of Tack 04/07
english.pravda.ru Global powers show their force in Ukraine 04/06
independent.co.uk The Garissa University attack reminds us that extremism and education don't mix 04/04
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Experts expect life improvement in South Ossetia after conclusion of alliance treaty with Russia 04/04
rferl.org Luhansk Separatist Region To Issue Passports 04/03
sputniknews.com S Ossetian Parliament Ratifies Treaty of Alliance, Integration With Russia 04/03
jamestown.org Russia Increases Military Capacity in the South Caucasus 04/02
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Defence of native of Chechnya states he was tortured by power agents in Cherkessk 04/02
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Participants of "Caucasian Forum" state aggravation of NGO status in the region 04/01
reuters.com Georgia president says Russia is threat to regional security 03/31
turkishweekly.net Turkey’s policy towards ‘frozen conflicts’ and the Ukrainian Crisis 03/30
euractiv.com Lifting the visa barrier for Georgians should be the EU response to Russia’s bullying tactics 03/25
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of March 16-22 03/23
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru In North Ossetia, resident of Redant returns land plot to cemetery 03/23
rferl.org Kremlin Envoy Warns IS 'Recruiting North Caucasus Students' 03/23
globalsecurity.org Kyrgyz Mercenary Details Alleged Russian Military Role In Ukraine 03/20
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Transparency International: Chechen MPs violate anti-corruption laws 03/20
reuters.com Germany condemns Russian deal with South Ossetia as threat to Georgia 03/20
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Opposition accused Georgian authorities of weakness in context of Russian-South Ossetian treaty 03/20
turkishweekly.net Russia, South Ossetia sign alliance treaty; NATO condemns move 03/19
atimes.com Russia, S Ossetia sign 'integration' pact 03/19
cnn.com Advisers to train Ukraine troops 03/19
english.pravda.ru NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg: Russia did not have the right to sign alliance treaty with South Ossetia 03/19
turkishweekly.net Georgia condemns treaty between Russia, South Ossetia 03/19
globalsecurity.org Russia's military drills in South Ossetia not linked with alliance treaty – Kremlin 03/19
turkishweekly.net Russia sign alliance agreement with South Ossetia 03/19
telegraph.co.uk Russia signs integration deal with South Ossetia 03/19
rferl.org South Ossetian Leader Says Won't Join Russia -- For Now 03/19
turkishweekly.net US doesn't recognize Russia, South Ossetia treaty 03/19
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru New Russian-South-Ossetian treaty fixes their interrelations 03/19
sputniknews.com US Claims Russia-South Ossetia Treaty Invalid - Psaki 03/18
foxnews.com Putin signs treaty integrating the breakaway Georgian region of South Ossetia into Russia 03/18
upi.com Russia-South Ossetia treaty draws U.S., EU criticism 03/18
nzherald.co.nz Putin signs treaty integrating South Ossetia into Russia 03/18
euractiv.com West cries foul as Russia strengthens ties with South Ossetia 03/18
voanews.com Russia, Rebel Georgia Region Sign Treaty; West Alarmed 03/18
reuters.com Russian treaty with South Ossetia breaks international law: NATO 03/18
dw.de On Crimea anniversary, Russia signs South Ossetia deal 03/18
sputniknews.com Russian, South Ossetian Presidents Sign Treaty on Cooperation, Integration 03/18
scoop.co.nz Intended Signing of an Agreement Between Georgian Leaders 03/18
news.com.au Russia signs treaty with Georgia breakaway 03/18
reuters.com Russia signs treaty with rebel Georgian region, West concerned 03/18
globalsecurity.org Putin Signs Pact With Breakaway Georgian Region 03/18
globalsecurity.org Russia signs alliance treaty with South Ossetia 03/18
globalsecurity.org Statement by the NATO Secretary General on the so-called treaty between the Russian Federation and the South Ossetia region of Georgia 03/18
sputniknews.com UK Says New Russia-South Ossetia Treaty Infringes Georgia’s Sovereignty 03/18
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru NATO states non-recognition of Russian-South-Ossetian alliance treaty 03/18
rferl.org EU, U.S. Condemn Russia, South Ossetia 'Treaty' 03/17
sputniknews.com US Refuses to Recognize Upcoming Russia-South Ossetia Treaty - Psaki 03/17
panorama.am Russian servicemen launch military exercise in Armenia 03/17