Abkhaz provocation

Abkhaz provocation

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 10 August 2017 Abkhaz provocation On the 9th anniversary of the outbreak of Russia’s war with Georgia, Vladimir Putin visited separatist Abkhazia where he mentioned Moscow’s support for this self-proclaimed quasi-state. The visit, criticized by...
Moscow’s Eye In the Heart of Abkhazia

Moscow’s Eye In the Heart of Abkhazia

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 29 May 2017 Moscow’s Eye In the Heart of Abkhazia Russia continues its creeping annexation of Georgian territories, even though in 2008 it recognized them as independent states. Despite the protests of Tbilisi government and of Abkhazian...
The Creeping Annexation

The Creeping Annexation

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 15 March 2017 The Creeping Annexation In recent weeks, Moscow has made a number of decisions regarding the small quasi-states on post-Soviet territory that are dependent on them, but unrecognized by the international community. All have one common...