Experts say that internal politics and a lack of strong reaction from the West have weakened response to ex head-of-state’s arrest.
All students have to learn in Russian, in a move condemned as “an obvious manifestation of racial discrimination”.
Infections are on the rise as conspiracy theories fuel scepticism, further hobbling immunisation efforts.
Enmity and toxic rhetoric dominate discourse amid a second round of critical local elections.
Ethnic Georgians say that the de facto Abkhazia government is using their land as a dumping ground.
Journalists warn that they are being targeted, with little official protection.
Scarcity of in-patient care means that many struggle to access help.
Vote for mayors and municipal councillors may choose the country’s political direction.
Country at particular risk due to lack of control over its occupied territories.
“The agreement is very dangerous for peaceful, non-violent citizens who are escaping torture.”