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Tbilisi hopes that 800 million US dollar investment will boost energy security and provide jobs, but activists say the risks are enormous.
With scarce resources dedicated to exports, people are risking their lives on illegal moonshine.
Former detainees report overcrowding, little medical care and no chance of isolating those who fall sick.
“The pandemic also gave me a chance for a future.”
Media workers warn that the regime is systematically trying to silence them.
Many who fled the uprising say life in the neighbouring country has not been easy.
Misinformation on both sides fed the struggle over dollar transfers – and it has been ordinary Cubans who suffer.
Latest intervention wins promises of talks, but no sign of possible compromise.
Leader condemns army interference after military chiefs demand his resignation.
New protocols introduced to reduce the number of caesareans may be putting lives at risk.
Independent, dissenting Azerbaijani voices have never been so ostracised.
Officials obscure systemic failings – aided by an uncritical media.