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03:11, 23 January 2018 Tuesday
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16:12, 21 August 2017 Monday
Kyrgyz PM quits to run as president

"I am resigning due to the fact that I am running for the presidency. I do not have the moral right to remain in this post," Jeenbekov said in a speech to parliament shown by state broadcaster KTR.

16:42, 30 June 2017 Friday
Crimean Tatar leader hits out at Russian rule

'Russia did not come to our land to form democracy,' Crimean Tatar leader says.

11:27, 21 June 2017 Wednesday
Republican wins Georgia election blow to anti-Trump effort

Handel, an establishment Republican and former state secretary of state, defeated Democratic challenger and political novice Jon Ossoff by about five percentage points, multiple US networks projected, denying Democrats their first election victory of the year.

14:49, 01 June 2017 Thursday
Georgia denies role in Azerbaijani journalist's abduction

Mukhtarli, 43, had lived in self-imposed exile in neighbouring Georgia since 2015 after investigating Azerbaijan's strongman leader Ilham Aliyev for corruption.

21:10, 25 May 2017 Thursday
FETO-linked school principal remanded in Georgia

Tbilisi court says process for school principal’s extradition to Turkey has started

15:11, 22 May 2017 Monday
Georgian defense minister hails Turkey's regional role

Turkey is strategic partner of Georgia, Defense Minister Levan Izoria says ahead of trilateral summit in Batumi city

17:20, 21 May 2017 Sunday
Circassian Genocide more than 150 years later

Today marks 151 years since the Circassian genocide, of one of the worst massacres in modern history, where nearly 2 million people were driven to exile from their homeland of Circassia.

14:00, 05 May 2017 Friday
Azerbaijan Aliyev urges unity in Muslim world

President Ilham Aliyev also calls for UNSC resolutions on stopping Armenia's occupation of Upper Karabakh to be implemented

13:47, 19 April 2017 Wednesday
Georgia race seen as early Trump test goes to run-off

Jon Ossoff, 30, came in first in a crowded field of candidates in a traditionally conservative 6th district, but narrowly fell short of passing the all-important 50 percent threshold.

16:16, 18 April 2017 Tuesday
Georgia voices concern over Russian FM's Abkhazia visit

President Giorgi Margvelashvili calls on international community to condemn Russia over Lavrov's visit to breakaway region

14:51, 17 April 2017 Monday
Kyrgyzstan jails three opposition members over coup plot

The sentences are likely to add to fears of a crackdown ahead of November elections, following anti-government protests.

17:54, 10 April 2017 Monday
NATO condemns 'illegitimate' vote in Georgian region

Voters choose new 'president' of Moscow-backed South Ossetia region, change name of territory to 'Alania' in referendum

11:45, 08 April 2017 Saturday
Two Russian police killed in North Caucasus

Attacks against police are not uncommon in southern Russia's North Caucasus, which faces a simmering insurgency. 

10:34, 06 April 2017 Thursday
Turkmenistan president fires influential energy chief

The Central Asian country's state-controlled Neutral Turkmenistan newspaper said Yashigeldy Kakayev, who was deputy prime minister in charge of the oil and gas complex, was set to be demoted.

11:45, 03 April 2017 Monday
President's party wins Armenia election

Serzh Sargsyan's ruling party wins first vote under reformed system in former Soviet republic

07:24, 03 April 2017 Monday
Polls close in Armenia parliamentary elections

Initial results will be announced on Monday

11:26, 02 April 2017 Sunday
Armenians head to polls for parliamentary elections

Over 2.5 million Armenians are eligible to vote for the country’s new parliament at 2,000 polling stations.

16:09, 01 April 2017 Saturday
Russia detains man over attack on Chechen base

Chechnya was the scene of two rebel wars in the 1990s and early 2000s, but violence in the region has largely been suppressed under the iron-fisted rule of strongman Ramzan Kadyrov.



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