Vladimir Putin makes comments on Russia’s bilateral relations with Georgia as he attends a summit in Yekaterinburg on Tuesday. Photograph:  Sputnik/Alexei Druzhinin/Kremlin via Reuters

Russian president Vladimir Putin has opposed calls for tougher economic sanctions on Georgia, after deputies backed such a move in response to a Georg(...)

Recent Tbilisi protests: Protesters rallied there again  over the weekend to demand the resignation of interior minister Giorgi Gakharia, who they blame for alleged police violence during the June 20th clashes. Photograph:  Zurab Kurtsikidze/EPA

Georgia’s president has urged tourists to come to her country, and visitors will soon receive bottles of wine upon arrival in the Black Sea state, as (...)

Opposition demonstrators help a wounded man during a protest outside the  Georgian parliament in the early hours of Friday. Photograph: Zurab Tsertsvadze/AP

Georgians protested again on Friday after earlier trying to storm their parliament to stop a visit by a deputy from Russia, which defeated the pro-wes(...)