Detentions come amid a crackdown on street protests in the Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region.
Communication is sketchy in the Russian-occupied city as former residents try to locate loved ones struggling to access fuel, food and water.
"The worst thing was hearing screams of people looking for their relatives".
Child refugees from Ukraine are getting the chance to receive education in their native language.
Discrimination remain common as the country edges towards the European integration.
It will be near-impossible to fulfil EU-mandated obligations without a paradigm shift in how the ruling party views its role and place in the country’s history.
A medical support programme aims to heal wounds between Abkhazians and Georgians.
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Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
The war confounds young people’s efforts to revitalise Ukraine’s embattled east and counter Russian propaganda.