IWPR contributor in Georgia
As men flee Putin’s mobilisation order, simmering anti-Russian sentiment reignites.
Nika Gvaramia imprisoned for abuse of power in a sentence largely seen as a retaliation for his criticism of the ruling party.
Hundreds of thousands of displaced people have been living in dire conditions for decades.
Infections are on the rise as conspiracy theories fuel scepticism, further hobbling immunisation efforts.
Vote for mayors and municipal councillors may choose the country’s political direction.
Once a key economic driver, the sector has been hard hit by Covid-19 and political turbulence.
Rally cancelled after scenes of mob violence by counter-protestors.
Tbilisi looking at ways of ensuring anti-retroviral therapy remains available for those who need it.
Continuing discord comes after government tried to act as impartial mediator.
Policy shift towards community care has not extended to children with disabilities.