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OSCE monitoring to be expanded in Karabakh conflict zone

OSCE monitoring to be expanded in Karabakh conflict zone

The decision resulted from a meeting held by the Azerbaijani and Armenian Ministers of Foreign Affairs

January 20, 2018
NDI-commissioned survey: Georgians’ attitude towards the country’s foreign policy and national issues. Fast facts.

NDI-commissioned survey: Georgians’ attitude towards the country’s foreign policy and national issues. Fast facts.

Territorial integrity no longer among the top five priority issues

January 17, 2018
Commentary: Politics and security hold each other hostage in Nagorno-Karabakh

Commentary: Politics and security hold each other hostage in Nagorno-Karabakh

For the future to be protected, it's not enough to discuss security issues. Mutual compromise must be put on the table too

January 17, 2018
Political series: Conflict between the Moldovan government and its president

Political series: Conflict between the Moldovan government and its president

How the President was ‘cut off’ in Moldova

January 17, 2018
Notorious figure in Georgian-Ossetian conflict killed in South Ossetia

Notorious figure in Georgian-Ossetian conflict killed in South Ossetia

He had been released after serving 9 years in a Tbilisi prison, then he was brought to trial again in South Ossetia before being killed

January 17, 2018
Another human rights activist detained in Chechnya

Another human rights activist detained in Chechnya

Oyub Titiev, the head of the local Memorial human rights center may be sentenced to 10 years in prison

January 15, 2018
What events were covered in Abkhazia by prominent international media outlets in 2017

What events were covered in Abkhazia by prominent international media outlets in 2017

We chose three Russian newspapers, one British publication and the American New York Times

January 14, 2018
Marriage used as a scamming method in Turkey

Marriage used as a scamming method in Turkey

Fake brides, stolen money and gold, and a popular TV host who suggests changing ancient traditions

January 10, 2018
Fish yield off the Abkhazian coast drops

Fish yield off the Abkhazian coast drops

The production of fishmeal, which is a major export product, has reduced considerably

January 12, 2018
Armenia’s middle class hit by new taxation amendments

Armenia’s middle class hit by new taxation amendments

Those who are paid above average are also discontent. Only employees with smaller salaries are going to benefit from that.

January 12, 2018
South Ossetian farm produce still not allowed to Russia

South Ossetian farm produce still not allowed to Russia

Documents, laboratories, investments - all this is needed to revive local agriculture

December 23, 2017
Georgia features in a popular video game

Georgia features in a popular video game

Georgia is one of the nine nations featuring in ...

January 13, 2018
People in streets sing New Year songs on JAMnews camera

People in streets sing New Year songs on JAMnews camera

Our journalists went on a filming spree in six Caucasus cities

January 3, 2018
South Caucasus ahead of New Year celebrations – a photo and video-tour

South Caucasus ahead of New Year celebrations – a photo and video-tour

JAMnews cameras capture all the main Christmas trees and sparkling streets, as local residents share their stories

December 29, 2017