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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.
Lawmakers attend a meeting of parliament. (Photo: Anaid Gogoryan)
2016 Women's Day
8 Mar 16
Fears that prohibitions will lead women to seek illegal procedures that could be extremely dangerous.
29 Oct 15
Last call for submissions – deadline Monday, November 2.
20 Jan 15
Some economists say that being so tightly tied into the Russian economy could actually mitigate some of the worst effects.
Raul Khajimba, Abkhazia''s new president. (Photo: Ibragim Chkadua)
24 Sep 14
Raul Khajimba has committed himself to reforming the way Abkhazia is governed.
Protests in Abkhazia have forced the president to step down. (Photo: Anaid Gogoryan)
10 Jun 14
As opposition considers whether to field one candidate or several, many Abkhaz are alarmed at the precedent set by ousting leaders, even unpopular ones.
Abkhazian president Alexander Ankvab (left) with Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev, who was president when this photo was taken in 2011. (Photo: Russian Presidential Press and Information Office)
IWPR Insight
6 Jun 14
Demonstrators are driven by complex motives and differing agendas, but this is not a repeat of the Kiev revolution.

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