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Mourners in Caucasus honor Navalny
Memorials held in several cities.
Mar 1, 2024
Georgia: Amid tension with the West, Tbilisi makes it easier for Georgians to head East
Visa-free travel to China an outgrowth of budding ‘strategic partnership.’
Feb 29, 2024
Georgia: Government all talk, little action on promoting EU values – rights activists
Officials refuse to classify LGBTQ festival-goers as victims of right-wing violence.
Feb 28, 2024
Caucasus: The credit outlook for the region is generally good – ratings agency
Geopolitics could cause sudden changes in fiscal conditions.
Feb 27, 2024
Georgia: Church plus cyanide equals intrigue
Poisoning incidents point to behind-the-scenes manoeuvring in the nation’s most trusted institution.
Feb 23, 2024
Rights watchdog group details how Russia stifles dissent on Ukraine war
Legitimate criticism equals terrorism.
Feb 20, 2024
Kutaisi Airport: Georgian migrants' gateway to Europe
It's the cheapest exit from Georgia by air and the main escape hatch for the citizens of an emptying nation.
Feb 15, 2024
Kyrgyzstan: Japarov hits back at U.S. over NGO bill criticism
The president says his foreign-funded NGO critics are thieving money-grabbers.
Feb 12, 2024
Russian “foreign agents” hold congress in Berlin, strive to politically organize
They issue a declaration calling for regime change, but thin on details.
Feb 6, 2024
Billionaire taps ruling party chair as Georgia's next PM
Kobakhidze's nomination should slide easily through parliament.
Feb 1, 2024
Georgian PM resigns
Pro-government media is reporting that Garibashvili will be replaced by Irakli Kobakhidze, who is also known as fiercely loyal to the ruling party's billionaire founder.
Jan 29, 2024
Planned Russian base in Abkhazia could threaten Georgia's Middle Corridor dreams
In addition to the risk of the Ukraine War spreading to Georgian territory, the planned Russian naval base in Abkhazia could threaten Georgia's status as a global east-west connectivity hub.
Jan 19, 2024
Georgia's Revenant Oligarch
Georgian politics turn into a broken record as the nation's billionaire boss keeps quitting and un-quitting politics.
Jan 18, 2024
Stalin in the Church
The Soviet dictator "appeared" in Georgia's main church on Christmas, causing sound and fury.
Jan 10, 2024
Memoir: Clinching the Baku-Ceyhan pipeline
A former US Caspian energy envoy recalls the ups and downs of getting a key post-Soviet energy export route built.
Jan 3, 2024