Democracy

Georgian wine is about to go on sale in Russia after a six-year absence. (Photo: IWPR staff)
12 Apr 13
Six years on from blanket ban, Moscow is wondering whether wine from its southern neighbour might not be so bad after all.
Georgian parliament. (Photo: Akhali Gazeti)
2 Apr 13
President loses some powers, but his allies use vote to show they still count.
Georgia’s parliament has moved from Tbilisi to new premises in Kutaisi. (Photo: Akhali Gazeti)
2 Nov 12
Plenty of promises, and warning that officials from previous government could be investigated.
Protesters in Minneapolis: the Libyan diaspora is rallying in support of the revolution. (Photo: Kara Allyson/Flickr)
25 Feb 11
Leading figure in the movement rejects suggestions that tribal divisions could turn into open conflict.
24 Feb 11
Religious leaders join government in opposing central Baghdad demonstration.
A gathering of Turkmen elders. (Photo: NBCentralAsia) Baghdad protesters demonstrate in support of the anti-Mubarak Egyptian movement last week. (Photo: Hazim al-Sharaa) Many Arab commentators said Qaddafi appeared seriously disturbed during his televised speech, while others said mockingly that he should be on a comedy show. Georgia’s parliament has moved from Tbilisi to new premises in Kutaisi. (Photo: Akhali Gazeti) Georgian parliament. (Photo: Akhali Gazeti) President Karzai attending a NATO summit on Afghanistan, November 2010. (Photo: UN Photo/Evan Schneider)
Some of the thousands of Egyptian migrant workers who fled the Libyan violence. (Photo: Lina Atallah) If Egyptians are to create a democratic system that suits them, then they must dare to further unleash the creativity so abundantly demonstrated in this revolution. (Photo: Monasosh/Flickr) Georgian wine is about to go on sale in Russia after a six-year absence. (Photo: IWPR staff) The home of the provincial parliament of Katanga, where opposition members say they are intimidated by supporters of the UNAFEC party of parliament speaker Gabriel Kyungu. (Photo: Nick Hobgood) Protesters in Minneapolis: the Libyan diaspora is rallying in support of the revolution. (Photo: Kara Allyson/Flickr)