Remittances from those working abroad make up a key part of the country’s economy.
Maintenance of shared facility could lead to power cuts next year.
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.
Hundreds of buildings are in dire need of restoration, but arguments continue over who has the authority to carry out works.
Quick action may have saved territory from being harder hit by the virus.
Difficulty accessing basic supplies has made it hard to institute social distancing and lockdown measures.