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Georgia - Color Map
Explore the country of Georgia with this helpful color map.
Jan 3, 2005, 14:46
Georgia - Economy
Georgia's main economic activities include the cultivation of agricultural products such as citrus fruits, tea, hazelnuts, and grapes; mining of manganese and copper; and output of a small industrial sector producing alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, metals, machinery, and chemicals.
Jan 3, 2005, 15:02
Georgia - Flag
Learn more about the flag of the country of Georgia.
Jan 3, 2005, 14:41
Georgia - Geography
Georgia is located in Southwestern Asia, bordering the Black Sea, between Turkey and Russia.
Jan 3, 2005, 14:52
Georgia - Government
The capital of the country of Georgia is T'bilisi.
Jan 3, 2005, 14:58
Georgia - Introduction
The region of present-day Georgia contained the ancient kingdoms of Colchis and Kartli-Iberia. Georgia was absorbed into the Russian Empire in the 19th century. Independent for three years (1918-1921) following the Russian revolution, it was forcibly incorporated into the USSR until the Soviet Union dissolved in 1991.
Jan 3, 2005, 14:49
Georgia - Learning Links
The former Republic of Georgia is also known as Sakartvelo.
Aug 22, 2004, 21:55
Georgia - Military
A CIS peacekeeping force of Russian troops is deployed in the Abkhazia region of Georgia together with a UN military observer group; a Russian peacekeeping battalion is deployed in South Ossetia.
Jan 3, 2005, 15:06
Georgia - People
The primary ethnic groups in Georgia are: Georgian 70.1%, Armenian 8.1%, Russian 6.3%, Azeri 5.7%, Ossetian 3%, Abkhaz 1.8%, other 5%.
Jan 3, 2005, 14:55
Georgia - Transnational Issues
About a third of the boundary with Russia remains undelimited, and none of it demarcated, with several small, strategic segments remaining in dispute.
Jan 3, 2005, 15:09
Georgia - Transportation
The ports and harbors of Georgia include: Bat'umi, P'ot'i, and Sokhumi.
Jan 3, 2005, 15:04