Edward Lucas: Georgia is “slipping away” from the West, influence of Russia, China being felt more and more

Edward Lucas: Georgia is “slipping away” from the West, influence of Russia, China being felt more and more

Lucas claims Georgia is not receiving enough support

October 19, 2019
Armenia: ruling party continues struggle against head of Constitutional Court

Armenia: ruling party continues struggle against head of Constitutional Court

A case may soon launched against Hrayr Tovmasyan, however for now he will continue as head of the Constitutional Court

October 18, 2019
Almost a quarter of Armenian economy remains untaxed

Almost a quarter of Armenian economy remains untaxed

Most of the hidden income comes from small and medium-sized businesses; large businesses generally pay taxes regularly

October 18, 2019
Ex NATO deputy sec-gen: “German model” for Georgia should be put on the table

Ex NATO deputy sec-gen: “German model” for Georgia should be put on the table

The American diplomat’s interview on the possibility of NATO Article 5 not applying to Abkhazia and South Ossetia

October 17, 2019
Kurds enter alliance with Russia, Syrian President Assad – US to blame?

Kurds enter alliance with Russia, Syrian President Assad – US to blame?

Trump's sudden decision to withdraw troops from Syria intensified Turkey's military operation and attack on the Kurds. All the details: what is happening in Syria and why America is being called a traitor

October 14, 2019
Op-Ed: Why it is so hard to be a pacifist in Azerbaijan

Op-Ed: Why it is so hard to be a pacifist in Azerbaijan

“Traitors” and bloodthirsty love for the motherland

September 25, 2019
Op-ed: Even if Abkhazia gets its own currency, will the authorities be able to manage it?

Op-ed: Even if Abkhazia gets its own currency, will the authorities be able to manage it?

Abkhazia faces a dilemma: it is impossible to develop the economy by remaining in the zone of the Russian ruble, but the authorities are not ready for complex economic decisions

September 20, 2019
Op-ed: Russian elections over – main events just beginning

Op-ed: Russian elections over – main events just beginning

The Moscow pre-election protests were a demonstration of the strength of the opposition, and this is more important than the formal victory of the current authorities

September 12, 2019
Azerbaijan continues to battle “incorrect” names – this time Russian ones

Azerbaijan continues to battle “incorrect” names – this time Russian ones

The terminology commission explains the ban as a "struggle for the purity of the language." Social media and the media are outraged

October 17, 2019
Novaya Gazeta: ‘purge’ of high officials taking place in Chechnya

Novaya Gazeta: ‘purge’ of high officials taking place in Chechnya

Those suspected of disloyalty to Kadyrov are being illegally detained and tortured

October 17, 2019
Georgia: Teacher publicly punished for speaking out against bridenapping of schoolgirl

Georgia: Teacher publicly punished for speaking out against bridenapping of schoolgirl

Residents of the Azerbaijani-inhabited city of Garadabani located in Georgia have forced a Geography teacher of Azerbaijani origin to apologize for a Facebook post condemning the abductions of girls, and filmed the apology

October 16, 2019
JAMnews taking photos at the bazaar in Abkhazia

JAMnews taking photos at the bazaar in Abkhazia

Here is a preserved 'piece of art', characteristic of the era of communism

October 5, 2019
A future ‘heaven’ for tourists? Photoreportage from the Dashbash Gorge in Georgia

A future ‘heaven’ for tourists? Photoreportage from the Dashbash Gorge in Georgia

This small mountain village just two hours from Tbilisi stands to gain, and lose, much since it has been found by an Israeli investor

September 17, 2019
Glimpse: A cave town Goris in Armenia

Glimpse: A cave town Goris in Armenia

Goris residents had been living in cave-dwellings until the 18th century

September 7, 2019