It will be near-impossible to fulfil EU-mandated obligations without a paradigm shift in how the ruling party views its role and place in the country’s history.
A medical support programme aims to heal wounds between Abkhazians and Georgians.
Tens of thousands fled over the border after the disputed 2020 elections. Now, many are volunteering to help the war effort.
Although Russia’s plans to swiftly take the region failed, the coast remains highly vulnerable.
Regime uses accusations of extremism to silence dissenting voices – and intimidate news consumers.
The instantly-recognisable brand has become a collateral victim of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
With government help, hundreds of strategic enterprises have moved to the safer west of the country. Smaller businesses, however, have to fend for themselves.
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Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
The war confounds young people’s efforts to revitalise Ukraine’s embattled east and counter Russian propaganda.