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Russia-Georgia crossing to reopen

Thursday, December 24th 2009, 12:02
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia and Georgia agree to reopen a border crossing that has been closed since July 2006, Georgia's foreign ministry says.
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Two killed in Georgian demolition

Sunday, December 20th 2009, 5:47

A woman and her young daughter are killed in Georgia during the controversial demolition of a huge Soviet war monument.
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Bagapsh re-elected Abkhaz leader

Sunday, December 13th 2009, 13:03

Sergei Bagapsh has won a second five-year term as president of the breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia, electoral officials say.
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Abkhazia votes for new president

Saturday, December 12th 2009, 22:20
related countries: Russia Russia

The breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia holds its first presidential election since Russia recognised its independence.
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Georgian roulette

Saturday, November 28th 2009, 1:34

Is there a link between drugs and gambling?
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EU concern at Russia human rights

Wednesday, November 18th 2009, 15:22
related countries: Russia Russia, Sweden Sweden
related places: Moscow

Sweden's PM describes Russia's human rights situation as a "cause for concern" after an EU-Russia summit in Stockholm.
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Cold comfort

Wednesday, September 30th 2009, 21:18
related countries: Russia Russia

Troubling findings for Georgia in Russia war report
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Deadly floods hit south-east US

Tuesday, September 22nd 2009, 22:28
related countries: United States United States

At least eight people have died and several others are missing as the southeast US is hit by floods.
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Spinning a yarn about ancient rope in Georgia

Thursday, September 10th 2009, 18:37

Archaeologists discover 30,000 year old coloured fibres that they say are the earliest examples of humans making rope.
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Chavez recognises Georgia rebels

Thursday, September 10th 2009, 14:40
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Venezuela will recognise the independence of the breakaway Georgian regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia, its president says.
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Earthquake hits northern Georgia

Tuesday, September 8th 2009, 1:53

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hits northern Georgia, but there are no reports of damage or casualties.
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Man charged on US trailer deaths

Saturday, September 5th 2009, 7:04
related countries: United States United States

Police charge a man with killing eight people - including seven of his relatives - at a mobile home in the US state of Georgia.
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Abkhazia threatens Georgian ships

Wednesday, September 2nd 2009, 9:58

The leader of Georgia's breakaway region of Abkhazia threatens to destroy Georgian ships enforcing a sea blockade.
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US trailer park death toll rises

Monday, August 31st 2009, 3:02
related countries: United States United States

An eighth person has died following an attack at a mobile home in the US state of Georgia, police say.
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Bodies found at US trailer park

Saturday, August 29th 2009, 23:16
related countries: United States United States

A murder investigation is under way in Georgia, US, following the discovery of seven bodies in a mobile home, police say.
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Russia vows to protect S Ossetia

Wednesday, August 26th 2009, 17:57

Russia vows to protect the breakaway Georgian regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia, a year after it recognised their independence.
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Russia accuses Ukraine on Georgia

Monday, August 24th 2009, 17:39
related countries: Russia Russia, Ukraine Ukraine

Ukrainian troops backed Georgian forces in last year's brief conflict between Georgia and Russia, Moscow prosecutors say.
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Hearing for US death row inmate

Monday, August 17th 2009, 17:02
related countries: United States United States

A US man on death row over the murder of a policeman in Georgia should receive a new hearing, the Supreme Court rules.
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Hearing for US death row inmate

Monday, August 17th 2009, 17:02
related countries: United States United States

A US man on death row over the murder of a policeman in Georgia should receive a new hearing, the Supreme Court rules.
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Russians to boost Abkhazia bases

Wednesday, August 12th 2009, 17:05
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgian anger is sparked by a visit to breakaway Abkhazia by Vladimir Putin, who vows to boost spending on Russian bases there.
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Hacked blogger seeks Russia probe

Monday, August 10th 2009, 19:36
related countries: Russia Russia

A Georgian blogger at the centre of an attack against Facebook and Twitter asks Russia's president to investigate.
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Abiding tensions

Saturday, August 8th 2009, 0:09

Georgia's war wounds still smarting a year on
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Georgia marks anniversary of war

Friday, August 7th 2009, 21:16
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia and Russia mark the first anniversary of their brief war over the South Ossetia region, amid ongoing tension.
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In pictures

Friday, August 7th 2009, 15:12
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia marks the anniversary of its conflict with Russia
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