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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 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
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Advocate: Batyr Pukhaev, hunger-striking in Tskhinvali IVS, rejects hospitalization 07/24
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Prigorodny District of North Ossetia gives foodstuffs to needy people 07/23
realclearworld.com No More Frozen Conflicts 07/22
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Defence Minister of South Ossetia denies detention of his assistant in Lugansk Region 07/21
rferl.org South Ossetia Jails Georgian For Spying 07/18
spiegel.de In Russia's Shadow: Searching for the Roots of the Georgia Problem 07/15
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru North Ossetia: three KBR residents accused of stealing over 300 million roubles of maternity capital 07/15
euronews.com Kremlin critic and political activist Valeria Novodvorskaya dies aged 64 07/12
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru More than 60 people collect help to refugees in South Ossetia 07/11
independent.org Resolving Conflicts in Artificial States 07/09
huffingtonpost.com Resolving Conflicts in Artificial States 07/07
jamestown.org Ukrainian Refugees Arrival in North Caucasus May Raise Tensions in Region 07/07
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru At trial in Vladikavkaz, Islam Kubachiev states self-slander under investigators' pressure 07/05
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru NAC: assassinated Rizvan Aliev was involved in blowing up Makhachkala DPS post in May 2012 07/03
rferl.org European Court Condemns Russia For 2006 Expulsion Of Georgians 07/03
rferl.org Reputed Kyrgyz Crime Boss Detained In Russia 07/02
dawn.com Not such a Great War 06/24
en.ria.ru Luhansk Republic Seeks Diplomatic Ties with South Ossetia 06/19
rferl.org Geneva Talks End After Walkout By Abkhaz, South Ossetian Delegates 06/19
rferl.org South Ossetia Recognizes 'Luhansk People's Republic' 06/19
jamestown.org Will Russia Annex Abkhazia and South Ossetia? 06/18
rferl.org Latest Round Of Russia-Georgia Talks To Begin In Geneva 06/17
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Week in the Caucasus: review of main events of June 9-15 06/16
aljazeera.com South Ossetia holds polls amid slow recovery 06/07
aljazeera.com How is the Ukraine crisis affecting Central Asia? 06/07
rferl.org UN Passes Resolution On Refugees From Georgia's Breakaway Regions 06/06
today.az UN adopts Georgia’s resolution on Abkhazia and South Ossetia 06/06
rferl.org Will 'Decent Guys' Again Outnumber Competent Lawmakers in New South Ossetian Parliament? 06/06
cfr.org Troubling Secessionist Models for Ukraine 06/06
bbc.co.uk VIDEO: Darfur United and the alternative World Cup 06/05
turkishweekly.net NATO chief slams Russia over Georgia and Ukraine 06/04
globalsecurity.org NATO-Georgia Commission discusses Ukraine crisis, Georgia's progress on reforms 06/04
rferl.org NATO Chief Lauds Georgian Military Reform Efforts 06/04
rferl.org South Ossetia's De Facto Leader Wants To Join Russia 06/03
rferl.org OSCE Chairman Continues South Caucasus Tour In Georgia 06/03
ndtv.com More Foreign Fighters Break Cover Among Ukraine Separatists 06/01
voanews.com Foreign Fighters Make Presence Known Among Ukraine Separatists 06/01
rferl.org Abkhaz Parliament Calls On President To Resign 05/29
en.ria.ru South Ossetia Sympathizes With Crimea, Southeast Ukraine 05/28
dw.de 'Coup' in breakaway Abkhazia? 05/28
rferl.org Moscow Dispatches High-Level Envoys To Defuse Tensions In Abkhazia 05/28
eng.kavkaz-uzel.ru Georgia hosts rally demanding to restore diplomatic relations with Russia 05/28
rferl.org Abkhazia's De Facto President Denounces 'Coup Attempt' 05/28
rferl.org Demonstrators In Abkhazia Storm President's Office 05/27
rferl.org UN Human Rights Chief Visiting Georgia 05/19
rferl.org EU Hails Release Of Georgian Nationals From South Ossetian Custody 05/15