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2 Dec 20
Maintenance of shared facility could lead to power cuts next year.
Village of Khurvaleti, which rests on the occupation line. (Photo: Nino Chibchiuri)
27 Oct 20
Fears that key infrastructure could be absorbed into Russian-controlled territory.
The Otobaia-Orsantia Bridge, where Otar Jobava's corpse was found. (Photo: Tamuna Shonia)
16 Sep 20
With the checkpoint closed, some residents of Abkhazia are risking their lives to access services.
Enguri bridge crossing into Abkhazia. (Photo: Tamuna Shonia)
10 Jul 20
Those dependent on services financed by the Georgian government struggle to access care.
A board showing the Koki Public School after rehabilitation. (Photo: T. Shonia)
1 Jun 20
Since 2014 it has been mandatory for local schools to use the Russian language.
Two women stand outside a store in Sukhum (also known as Sukhumi). (Photo: Anaid Gogoryan)
21 May 20
Quick action may have saved territory from being harder hit by the virus.
Giga Otkhozoria's mother, Julieta Chanturia, sits in her home with photos of her son. (Photo: Tamuna Shonia)
18 May 20
Calls for convicted killer to be handed over to serve sentence.
Peaceful protest in front of the parliament of the breakaway Abkhazia. Mizan Zukhba and Teimuraz Khishba, leaders of the opposition party Amtsakhara addressing their supporters. (Photo: Anaid Gogoryan/IWPR)
26 Jun 19
Analysts say that controversial delay reflects a far deeper crisis.
A workshop with Georgian, Ossetian and Abkhaz activists and journalists in Istanbul. (Photo: IWPR Caucasus)
2017 Women's Day
8 Mar 17
Platform helps activists and writers from conflict regions come together.
Inguri reservoir. (Photo: Izida Chanya)
27 Apr 16
The Inguri hydroelectric power plant badly needs repairs that would put it out of action for months if not years.

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