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Inal Jabiev Case
The quality of political freedom and human rights in the Tskhinvali region/South Ossetia has been strictly criticized by international organizations for years. 
09.03.2021
What is happening in Gali?
The Georgian Government needs to pay special attention to the needs of the population of the occupied regions. 
03.03.2021
On the Georgian-Abkhaz Dialogue
NGO call on the Government to take meaningful steps towards launching a direct dialogue with the Abkhaz society political leaders. 
01.03.2021
DRI once again responds to increased number of detentions of Georgian citizens

On February 11, the occupation regime of the occupied Tskhinvali region released illegally detained Eric Drulev.

12.02.2021
Local population leaves Akhalgori

The de facto authorities of South Ossetia has launched the so-called "Family Reunification Programme”, which aims to relocate the local population to the areas controlled by the central government where their family members live. As a result, the local population will have to leave their homes in Akhalgori forever.

27.11.2020
The de facto authorities of Tskhinvali pursue policy of intimidation against Akhalgori population

The de facto authorities of South Ossetia try to intimidate the local population with arrests and various charges in order to achieve more obedience.

29.10.2020
DRI: Akhalgori is being left without local population

Akhalgori is in danger of being left without the local population. The reason for the above is the new policy of the de facto authorities.

21.10.2020
Tamar Mearakishvili, an Akhalgori-based civil activist, has been the victim of retaliation by the de facto South Ossetian government
Tamar Mearakishvili, an Akhalgori-based civil activist, has been the victim of retaliation by the de facto South Ossetian government for more than three years.
23.09.2020
Campaign "Georgians for Abkhazians and Ossetians"

Today, we, part of the Georgian society, with initiative of Democracy Research Institute(DRI) and Human Rights Center(HRC) are launching a campaign "Georgians for Abkhazians and Ossetians" to help people living in Abkhazia and the Tskhinvali region/South Ossetia.

15.08.2020
DRI: Part of the population of the Gali district can no longer receive the IDP allowance and is on the verge of the humanitarian crisis

Part of the population living in the Gali district, who had been receiving the IDP allowance on the Georgia-controlled territory, is no longer able to receive the allowance due to the restrictions imposed by the de facto authorities in the context of the pandemic.

14.07.2020