Salome Asatiani is a correspondent for RFE/RL's Georgian Service.
Concerns are rising in Georgia that a scandal prompted by allegations the president ordered political killings could tarnish the country's image as a "beacon of democracy."
Once he was among the closest allies of President Mikheil Saakashvili. Now, Irakli Okruashvili has accused the president of ordering the murder of political opponents.
To mark the 40th anniversary of the "Summer of Love," RFE/RL looks at how rock and roll shook the Soviet Union.
As part of a series of articles, RFE/RL looks at how residents in Stalin's birthplace remember one of the most notorious dictators of the 20th century.
Although the international community tends to treat Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia like one region, the three countries have a lot of differences.
The country's football federation changes presidents twice in one week, prompting speculation of political interference.
May 8, 2007 (RFE/RL) -- This year's Victory Day celebrations on May 9 in Russia and the former Soviet Union will have a particular poignancy.