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16/01/2024

Russian naval base in Abkhazia ‘could open this year’

The head of Abkhazia’s Security Council said that the base was still in the design phase.

Russian naval base in Abkhazia ‘could open this year’

The head of Abkhazia’s Security Council said that the base was still in the design phase.

Azerbaijan detains 10th media worker ahead of elections

Shahin Rzayev is the latest journalist to be detained in Azerbaijan’s ongoing media crackdown.

Azerbaijan detains 10th media worker ahead of elections

Shahin Rzayev is the latest journalist to be detained in Azerbaijan’s ongoing media crackdown.

15/01/2024

Pashinyan accuses Aliyev of ‘serious blow to peace process’ 

The Armenian prime minister has accused Azerbaijan of trying to generate new territorial claims against Armenia.

Pashinyan accuses Aliyev of ‘serious blow to peace process’ 

The Armenian prime minister has accused Azerbaijan of trying to generate new territorial claims against Armenia.

Azerbaijan arrests ninth media worker in ongoing crackdown

Another journalist associated with AbzasMedia has been arrested on charges of smuggling foreign currency. 

Azerbaijan arrests ninth media worker in ongoing crackdown

Another journalist associated with AbzasMedia has been arrested on charges of smuggling foreign currency. 

12/01/2024

Georgian Church calls for removal of Stalin from icon in Sameba cathedral

Joseph Stalin may be edited out from the icon following the controversy. 

Georgian Church calls for removal of Stalin from icon in Sameba cathedral

Joseph Stalin may be edited out from the icon following the controversy. 

11/01/2024

Families of imprisoned AbzasMedia journalists face account freezes and benefits cuts 

Relatives of imprisoned AbzasMedia staff accused the government of freezing their accounts and cutting their access to benefits.

Families of imprisoned AbzasMedia journalists face account freezes and benefits cuts 

Relatives of imprisoned AbzasMedia staff accused the government of freezing their accounts and cutting their access to benefits.

10/01/2024

Armenia tense as Turkey and Azerbaijan renew ‘Zangezur corridor’ discussions

Azerbaijani officials have pushed for a corridor through Armenia connecting Azerbaijan to its exclave of Nakhchivan.

Armenia tense as Turkey and Azerbaijan renew ‘Zangezur corridor’ discussions

Azerbaijani officials have pushed for a corridor through Armenia connecting Azerbaijan to its exclave of Nakhchivan.

Formal investigation and far-right demonstration prompted by paint on controversial Stalin icon

Activist Nata Peradze shared a video showing paint splattered on the controversial icon, which includes a figure resembling Joseph Stalin.

Formal investigation and far-right demonstration prompted by paint on controversial Stalin icon

Activist Nata Peradze shared a video showing paint splattered on the controversial icon, which includes a figure resembling Joseph Stalin.

9/01/2024

Kadyrov offers Ukrainian POWs in exchange for lifting US sanctions on family

In a post after his announcement, Kadyrov claimed that he had been ‘trolling’ the US.

Kadyrov offers Ukrainian POWs in exchange for lifting US sanctions on family

In a post after his announcement, Kadyrov claimed that he had been ‘trolling’ the US.

New opposition bloc launches in Abkhazia after controversial Russia deal

The leaders of a new opposition bloc have called on opponents of the transfer of the Pitsunda dacha to Russia to fight to ‘preserve Abkhazia’s sovereignty’.

New opposition bloc launches in Abkhazia after controversial Russia deal

The leaders of a new opposition bloc have called on opponents of the transfer of the Pitsunda dacha to Russia to fight to ‘preserve Abkhazia’s sovereignty’.