The case of Vitali Karbaia: Another institutional proof of ethnic discrimination in occupied Abkhazia

The Gali de facto district court released a police officer, who was involved in the murder of 44-year-old Vitali Karbaia, a resident of the village of Tsarche, Gali district. 

21.06.2024
The annual report of the State Security Service avoids mentioning Russia as a threat

Today, the Parliament will hear the annual report of the State Security Service at the joint session of three committees.

12.06.2024
DRI: Responsibility for the criminal actions committed by the violent groups rests with the authorities

About an hour after the statement made by Parliament Speaker Shalva Papuashvili, civil activist Zuka Berdzenishvili was assaulted. 

11.06.2024
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