CRS Issue 685 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting


CRS Issue 685

Anahit Bakhshyan of the Heritage party is running for election to the Yerevan city council. (Photo: Photolure)
26 Apr 13
Next month’s ballot for Yerevan city council will test how well a quota system for female candidates is working.
Almut Rochowanski of the Chechnya Advocacy Network. (Photo courtesy of A. Rochowanski)
Almut Rochowanski
26 Apr 13
Immigrants imbued with traditional values of masculinity and power can run into problems fitting into a different kind of society.
Yuri Bagrov. (Photo courtesy of Y. Bagrov)
Yuri Bagrov
26 Apr 13
As speculation continues on the motives for the Tsarnaev brother’s actions, a journalist from the Caucasus offers a different take on life in the United States.
Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili greets supports at an April 19 rally. (Photo: President's official Facebook page)
Sofo Bukia
25 Apr 13
Was rally in Tbilisi a sign of renewed strength, or a last gasp?
Tokmok, a town in northern Kyrgyzstan. (Photo:
Altynai Myrzabekova
25 Apr 13
Residents of Tsarnaev family’s home town say it’s wrong to hang blame on entire ethnic group.
The only manned checkpoint to the firing range is fairly rudimentary. (Photo: Levon Barseghyan)
Lilit Arakelyan
25 Apr 13
Firing range where two boys stepped on a landmine was used as common grazing by local villagers.