Opposition | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Political groupings still maintain a tight hold on the country’s broadcast scene.
Failures to deliver on political promises have people back out in the streets.
The authorities appear to be weighing their response as to how best reign in dissent.
Political opposition says referendum was fixed, and international monitors call for claims of widespread abuses to be investigated.
The country’s biggest opposition force is being eliminated.
1 Feb 13
Campaign appears designed to discredit major figure who has emerged as regime critic, but could backfire given his international stature.
16 Apr 12
Suspicions that authorities kept protestor numbers down by insisting they gathered in remote location, then cutting bus services.
4 Nov 11
Billionaire Bidzina Ivanishvili says he will carry on building political support regardless.
24 Oct 11
Leaders allege Moscow behind Bidzina Ivanishvili’s political aspirations.
3 Oct 11
Questions raised about landmark council’s ability to bring together activists inside and outside the country.
16 Sep 10
Escaped prisoners were convicted Islamic radicals, so question now is whether they regroup or simply melt away.
23 Jul 10
Leaders hope that together they stand a better chance of competing against dominant Yeni Azerbaijan.
22 Jul 10
After poor showing in elections last year, it seeks to present a united front.
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