Map. History of Caucasus conflict

19 July 2019
Leader of the ruling party "Georgian Dream" Talakvadze elected as new speaker of the Georgian Parliament
In Nazran and Magas, residents of the Republic of Ingushetia celebrate today's resignation of Yunus-Bek Yevkurov. In social networks, people congratulate each other. On the streets they shoot in the air, many car drivers are honking
In a 5th day of protests outside Georgia's parliament, demonstrators continued to demand the resignation of Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia following the violent dispersal of protesters on 20 June
Head of Ingushetiya Yevkurov announced his resignation.
Yunus-Bek Evkurov, Ingushetia's long-standing leader (11 years) announces will be stepping down. His acquiescence to border changes with Chechnya (presumably on Moscow's say so) caused mass protests, made him immensely unpopular locally.
The Georgian Ministry of Internal Affairs have suspended 10 policemen from service for exceeding their authority during the dispersal of a rally in Tbilisi.
The Prosecutor's Office of Georgia has launched an investigation into allegations of abuse of power by riot police against protesters on 20–21 June in Tbilisi. They called on the public to come forward with evidence of misconduct to help the investigation.
Islamic State formally claimed responsibility for the inghimasi attack targeting Kadyrov's Presidential Palace in Grozny, Chechnya. IS says "Abdullah al-Shishani" carried out the attack, killing and wounding palace guards before being killed by the police.
3 week ago
Russian consumer rights watchdog "Rospotrebnadzor" service will boost control over safety and quality of alcohol production from Georgia
The ruling party "Georgian Dream" agreed to hold parliamentary elections in the country with proportional election scheme
3 week ago
The West closes its eyes to the excesses of the nationalists and Russophobia in Georgia - Lavrov.
On June 22, eight journalists were detained, while picketing in support of the journalist, Abdulmumin Gadjiev in Makhachkala. All the journalists were released after recording their personal data.
Police patrol was attacked in Grozny, 2 policemen wounded, attacker killed
Protest concluded at the government office today despite heavy rain. It will resume tomorrow at 7pm
Tbilisi protesters, despite rain, heading towards Chancellery of the Government of Georgia. Demands: resignation of Minister of Internal Affairs, release of all detained on 20-21 June, parliament election in 2020 only on proportional scheme
Music has become a big part of recent youth protests in Georgia. Right now at parliament protest continues, it's day 4 since so-called #gavrilovsnight
Creative posters at Tbilisi protest day 4 "Go home vodka" #Georgia
4th day of protests in Tbilisi, Georgia
3 week ago
2 suspected ISIS members were killed in Khasavyurt district of Dagestan
Live from Tbilisi: Crowds sing the Georgian anthem while lighting up their cellphones. Police at barricaded back entrance of the parliament building. Crowds in front of the parliament. A man lights a flare during the demonstration. Photos Amos Chapple (RFERL)
3 week ago
Russia to suspends Georgian airline flights from July 8
"Russia 24" crew was attacked in Tbilisi
3 week ago
Putin has ordered government to return back all citizens of Russia from Georgia
Big rally near Georgian Parliament tonight
3 week ago
Putin signed a decree on the suspension of air traffic and tourism with Georgia
3 week ago
Rally in Kutaisi
Rally in Kutaisi
Protesters singing national anthem at the Georgian Parliament
The #TbilisiPride 'March of Dignity' which was due to take place on Sunday has been postponed for 'several days'. Organisers cited the 'tense political situation' and said they could not allow pro-Russia and neo-fascist groups weaken Georgian statehood.
Protest starts in Tbilisi, several hundreds of students marching towards Georgian Parliament
3 week ago
Putin discussed with the Security Council the situation in Georgia; "provocation of radicals against parliamentarians from the Russian Federation was regarded as a very dangerous action" - Peskov
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