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Armenian, Azerbaijani FMs discuss Nagorno-Karabakh in New York (24.09.2019)

The Foreign Ministries of the two countries said in separate statements on September 24 that Zohrab Mnatsakanian and Elmar Mamadyarov were joined during the talks on September 23 by the co-chairmen of the OSCE's so-called Minsk Group, Igor Popov of Russia, Stephane Visconti of France, Andrew...

Russia to fund modernisation of army in occupied Georgian region (24.09.2019)

Russian President Vladimir Putin has approved a government proposal to bankroll the modernisation of the armed forces in the occupied Georgian region of Abkhazia.

Former NATO ambassador Volker says Georgia risks backsliding on democracy (24.09.2019)

A former U.S. diplomat says he has never seen Georgia so politically divided and warns that the country could retreat from the democratic progress it has made.

Tensions along disputed Georgia-South Ossetia boundary lead to calls for restraint (30.08.2019)

The international community sought to defuse rising tensions between Georgia and its breakaway region of South Ossetia, as Tbilisi said it had observed a "mobilization of military equipment and personnel" in the separatist region after an ultimatum issued by the Russia-backed territory expired.

Georgia's separatist Abkhazia holds 'presidential vote’ denounced by Tbilisi (25.08.2019)

The breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia has held a "presidential election" which the government in Tbilisi has called "another illegal action."

U.S., European countries call on Russia to withdraw from Georgian territory (09.08.2019)

The United States and five European countries have marked the 11th anniversary of the five-day war between Russia and Georgia and urged Moscow to withdraw its military forces to the positions held before hostilities broke out.

Armenian leader blames Baku for lack of results at Nagorno-Karabakh talks (18.07.2019)

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian has blamed Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev for the lack of "concrete results" in negotiations aimed at resolving the decades-long dispute between their countries over Azerbaijan's breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh. Pashinian made the remarks in an...

Protests over police violence in Georgia reach two-week milestone (04.07.2019)

Demonstrators rallied in the center of the Georgian capital for a 14th straight night, demanding the resignation of the country’s interior minister.

Georgians hold seventh night of protests (27.06.2019)

Protests have been continuing in Georgia's capital, with thousands of people rallying for a seventh night in Tbilisi, amid persistent anger about police violence and the government's policies toward Russia.

Georgia ruling party head announces electoral reform after protests (24.06.2019)

Georgia’s ruling party has announced electoral changes in line with demands of protesters who have taken to the streets of the capital Tbilisi in the past days. … Changing the electoral system from a mixed to a proportional system from 2020 was one of the demands of thousands of demonstrators who...