Sofo Bukia | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Stories by the author
7 Feb 14
Ruling party using its control of Tbilisi’s elected assembly to pressure mayoral office.
17 Jan 14
United National Movement has survived two election defeats to become serious opposition force.
19 Dec 13
Influential church leader warns devolution means separatism. “Nonsense”, say critics.
21 Nov 13
Incoming president decides the palace his predecessor built isn't for him.
24 Oct 13
Government faces resistance as it insists boycotting the games would be worse than going.
18 Oct 13
Mountain villagers whose farms would be flooded by proposed scheme say they aren't going anywhere.
6 Sep 13
As Muslims call for rebuilding and Christians say no, officials who cited planning violation struggle to contain damage.
4 Jun 13
Vano Merabishvili served as interior minister, then premier in last government.
25 Apr 13
Was rally in Tbilisi a sign of renewed strength, or a last gasp?
12 Feb 13
Relations between president and prime minister reach new low as confrontation spills onto streets.