Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Myth of Mingrelian Separatism – a reply to Guram Sharia.

On the 4th of November an article by Guram Sharia, a news correspondent based in Tbilisi, Georgia, was published on the site of the Russian news agency Regnum and various other outlets. In his article Sharia argues that the threat of … Continue reading

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The Oligarch, the President and the People.

It has been an interesting few weeks for us Georgia watchers. The biggest bombshell has been the entry of Georgia’s reclusive and enigmatic oligarch and philanthropist Bidzina Ivanishvili into Georgian politics in early October. Ivanishvili has made clear his intention … Continue reading

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