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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: South Ossetia to Hold Referendum on Joining Russia After April 9 Election 03/24 Russia, S Ossetia to Sign Additional Agreement on Armed Forces Cooperation Soon 03/21 South-Ossetian SC not to reconsider decision on Eduard Kokoity's claim 03/20 Putin Gives Green Light For Incorporating Some South Ossetian Units Into Russian Army 03/20 Week in the Caucasus: review of main events on March 13-19 03/20 U.S. 'Condemns' Russian Move To Integrate Breakaway Georgian Region's Military 03/15 Moscow Moves to Absorb Rebel Georgian Region's Military 03/14 Putin approves army deal with Georgia's South Ossetia 03/14 Moscow Moves To Incorporate Breakaway Georgian Region's Military 03/14 Putin Orders to Sign Agreement to Include S Ossetia Divisions in Russian Army 03/14 The Complications Of Living In Russia-Occupied South Ossetia 03/13 Kokoity’s supporters protest despite promises 03/13 Russian Gov't Approves Draft Bill to Include S Ossetia Divisions in Russian Army 03/13 Along A Shifting Border, Georgia And Russia Maintain An Uneasy Peace 03/13 Army units of South Ossetia to join Russian armed forces 03/13 Pardoned treason prisoner freed in Russia 03/12 Abkhazian President Says Confident of Peaceful Conduct of Sunday's Elections 03/11 Russia and Ossetia to unite their armies 03/10 Former South Ossetian Leader To Appeal Election Ban 03/09 "Garage" Museum to exhibit paintings of artists of southern Russia at first triennial exposition 03/09 Kokoity appeals against refusal to register him at election of head of South Ossetia 03/09 Political analysts state growth of tension in North Ossetia 03/08 North-Ossetian authorities deny involvement in organizing rally in Vladikavkaz 03/06 Kokoity rejected registration as candidate for presidency in South Ossetia 03/04 Statement by the NATO Spokesperson Oana Lungescu on developments along administrative boundary lines in Georgia 02/28 Moscow Dismisses 'Speculations' About Review of Abkhazia, South Ossetia Status 02/28 ‘Still looking for Iraqi WMDs?’ & other most memorable quotes from Vitaly Churkin 02/20 Universal demands to allow screening "Fifty Shades Darker" in Vladikavkaz 02/18 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