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Georgia sentences Saakashvili to 6 years in prison in absentia

Saakashvili was found guilty of ordering the attack on businessman and opposition lawmaker Gelashvili in 2005.

Georgia sentences Saakashvili to 6 years in prison in absentia

Saakashvili was found guilty of ordering the attack on businessman and opposition lawmaker Gelashvili in 2005.

‘If she goes out — her relatives will kill her’

Men who kill their female relatives over ‘immoral behaviour’ are rarely brought to justice.

‘If she goes out — her relatives will kill her’

By Daptar

Men who kill their female relatives over ‘immoral behaviour’ are rarely brought to justice.

Devdariani labels sexual harassment allegations ‘gossip’ and vows to sue eight women

The former head of Georgian non-governmental organisation CiDA said he would file the case in court on Friday.

Devdariani labels sexual harassment allegations ‘gossip’ and vows to sue eight women

The former head of Georgian non-governmental organisation CiDA said he would file the case in court on Friday.

Footage shows black students attacked in Tbilisi

The footage shows the students being attacked by a group of Georgian men while playing football at a public pitch.

Footage shows black students attacked in Tbilisi

The footage shows the students being attacked by a group of Georgian men while playing football at a public pitch.

Devdariani ‘to sue women’ who have accused him of sexual harassment

At least 10 women have accused Zviad Devdariani, a former NGO head, of sexual harassment or sexual assault.

Devdariani ‘to sue women’ who have accused him of sexual harassment

At least 10 women have accused Zviad Devdariani, a former NGO head, of sexual harassment or sexual assault.

Sexual violence in the family: a taboo topic in Armenia

Cultural taboos and shaming of victims means that women subjected to sexual violence at home often do not come forward.

Sexual violence in the family: a taboo topic in Armenia

By Armine Avetisyan

Cultural taboos and shaming of victims means that women subjected to sexual violence at home often do not come forward.

Memorial’s Daghestani head attacked in Makhachkala

The head of the Russian rights group’s local office was attacked outside his home and remains in hospital.

Memorial’s Daghestani head attacked in Makhachkala

The head of the Russian rights group’s local office was attacked outside his home and remains in hospital.

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