Life | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
The crackdown on street vendors selling basic goods means people have to join long queues in government-run shops.
With the checkpoint closed, some residents of Abkhazia are risking their lives to access services.
Low state pensions mean that older people risk exposure to the virus to make ends meet.
Some people are desperate to find a way to leave the de facto republics.
For some, Narimanov is an inspirational role model. For others, he was a Communist traitor.
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