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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.
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.

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