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Global Voices

24 Aug 01
Regional tensions run deep in the Caspian, where gun boats, sharp tongues and bellicose threats are making serious waves.
24 Aug 01
Georgia is in an ideal location to control, or exploit, the flow of drugs around the region.
24 Aug 01
The flare-up of tension between Tehran and Baku is not only about oil.
11 Jun 01
North Ossetians claim their ethnic kin from neighbouring Georgia have abused their hospitality
8 May 01
The legacy of Stalin's deportations continues to divide communities in the North Caucasus
20 Apr 01
Adygeans returning to the land of their forefathers can expect a frosty reception from their ethnic kin
13 Apr 01
How a summer's day in 1942 turned the Balkar people into a nation of outcasts
13 Apr 01
The cost of renovating Armenia's ageing gas infrastructure has been estimated at $1.3 billion
6 Apr 01
The legacy of the 1992 Ingush-Ossetian conflict casts a long shadow over villages in the disputed Prigorodny region
16 Mar 01
Balkar leaders claim the Nalchik authorities are deliberately driving them from their ethnic homeland


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Young people protesting in front of the parliament building in Tbilisi, condemning the raids organised by the Georgian police at Bassiani night club. Some demonstrators compared it with the Russian style crackdowns and held placards saying "We do not need another Putin here". (Photo: IWPR)
What was behind the demonstrations that led to the brink of “civil war”?