Gita Elibekyan

Gita is a Tbilisi-based journalist. She reports for Public Radio of Armenia and SBS Radio and is an editor at Aliq Media.

‘Head in Georgia, feet in Armenia’: life in a border village

Khojorni residents are hemmed in by a border that separates them from the pastures and forests that sustain their way of life.

‘Democracy came and the baron disappeared’

Georgia’s Roma people have withdrawn from a number of their traditions, including the Baron, historically the strongest figure in the camp.

Armenian–Azerbaijani families — wishing the good times were back

While the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh rages on, mixed Armenian–Azerbaijani families in Georgia continue to thrive.

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