ethnic discrimination of Georgians in Russia

Russia violated human rights when expelling Georgians, court rules

By | July 3rd, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: |

The Strasbourg court faulted Russia for expelling Georgians in 2006. TBILISI, DFWatch–The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that Russia violated the European human rights convention when it expelled thousands of Georgians following a spy row in 2006. The ruling will be seen as a moral victory for Georgia, which sued Russia […]

Russia prepares mass deportation of Georgians

By | June 14th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – Georgia is protesting against a Russian plan to expel 9 000 Georgians who are illegally in Russia. Georgia calls this the start of another wave of mass violation of human rights. Konstantin Romadonovsky, head of Russia’s immigration service, […]

Saakashvili: Prime Minister Putin is panicking

By | January 21st, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch - President Mikheil Saakashvili says it's the Georgian nation the government of Russia has problems with, not the Georgian government, like it claims. Saakashvili's statement was a response to an appearance by Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin Wednesday, when he criticized one of his opponents because of his Georgian origin. Putin had [...]