Podcast | Georgia's vanishing suburban trains and Armenia's pricey early military discharge

31 August 2022
A train yard in Khashuri. Mariam Nikuradze/OC Media.


In this week’s episode of the Caucasus Digest, OC Media’s Editor-in-Chief, Robin Fabbro, talks to Mariam Nikuradze about her latest photostory about elektrichkas, or suburban trains, in Georgia.

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Ani Avetisyan talks about a new bill pushed by the Armenian Ministry of Defense to allow conscripts to avoid military service in exchange for a fee of $61,000.

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