Caucasus

Georgia hosts major joint drills with NATO forces
Georgia hosts major joint drills with NATO forces

Georgia's Defence Minister Levan Izoria said the two-week drills are "yet another proof of the growing support which Georgia has from its strategic partners, NATO's member states." 

Georgia: At least 4 miners killed in mine explosion
Georgia: At least 4 miners killed in mine explosion

6 miners also injured in explosion in west-central Tkibuli city

Azerbaijan takes Armenian soldier prisoner during clash
Azerbaijan takes Armenian soldier prisoner during clash
Turkey organizes iftar for Kyrgyz Muslims
Turkey organizes iftar for Kyrgyz Muslims
Those who deny Russian citizenship are exiled from Crimea
Those who deny Russian citizenship are exiled from Crimea
Azerbaijani soldier killed in cross-border shooting
Azerbaijani soldier killed in cross-border shooting

Soldier killed after Armenian forces violated ceasefire by opening fire, Azerbaijani Defense Ministry says

Turkmen protest outside UN office in Erbil
Turkmen protest outside UN office in Erbil

Along with Turkmen, several Kurdish political parties also claim election fraud in Kurdish region 

Armenian protest leader set to be elected PM
Armenian protest leader set to be elected PM