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The mosque built in 1927 in Mokhe. (Photo: Tamuna Uchidze)
7 Nov 14
Assigning a contested building for a neutral purpose hasn’t worked.
30 Oct 14
Rights activists accuse police of not taking domestic abuse seriously enough.
Protesters stream through Tbilisi in September 2012 after TV showed video of prison abuses. (Photo: Tinatin Lataria)
20 Oct 14
Mistreatment continues although some experts say it is no longer systemic.
29 Sep 14
Some analysts fear stricter visa rules will deter foreigners who contribute to Georgian economic growth.
Georgian president Giorgi Margvelashvili. (Photo: Georgian president’s press office)
25 Sep 14
President and prime minister in public row over who should attend United Nations meeting.
22 Aug 14
Tbilisi looking at ways of ensuring anti-retroviral therapy remains available for those who need it.
Mikheil Saakashvili delivers a speech in 2012, during his time as president of Georgia. (Photo: OSCE/Flickr)
21 Aug 14
Analysts note that legal moves look like political retaliation and could alienate allies in the EU and US.
Worshippers at an Armenian Apostolic Church service in Georgia. (Photo: Armenian Apostolic Church in Georgia)
7 Aug 14
Claims that Armenians were target of ethnic attack are disputed by eyewitnesses.
(Photo: Idrak Abassov)
4 Aug 14
August 2008 conflict resulted in formal Russian recognition of South Ossetian and Abkhazian independence.
22 Jul 14
Friends and family say it is impossible Erosi Kitsmarishvili would have killed himself.