A report on Georgia (country)

"Gorgania" i.e. Georgia on Fra Mauro map
Patera depicting Marcus Aurelius uncovered in central Georgia, 2nd century AD
Northwestern Georgia is home to the medieval defensive Svan towers of Ushguli
Gelati Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Queen Tamar, the first woman to rule medieval Georgia in her own right.
King Vakhtang VI, a Georgian monarch caught between rival regional powers
The reign of George XII was marked by instability.
Noe Zhordania, Prime Minister of Georgia who was exiled to France after the Soviet takeover
The Bolshevik Red Army in Tbilisi on 25 February 1921. Saint David's church on the Holy Mountain is visible in the distance.
Georgian Civil War and the War in Abkhazia in August–October 1993
The Rose Revolution, 2003
US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice holding a joint press conference with Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili during the Russo-Georgian war
Salome Zourabichvili, the first woman elected as president of Georgia
Presidential residence at the Orbeliani Palace in Tbilisi
Pro-NATO poster in Tbilisi
President of Georgia Salome Zourabichvili, President of Moldova Maia Sandu, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and President of the European Council Charles Michel during the 2021 Batumi International Conference. In 2014, the EU signed Association Agreements with all the three states.
Georgian built Didgori-2 during the military parade in 2011
A Ford Taurus Police Interceptor operated by the Georgian Patrol Police.
Map of Georgia highlighting the disputed territories of Abkhazia and Tskhinvali Region (South Ossetia), both of which are outside the control of the central government of Georgia
Köppen climate classification map of Georgia
Mount Kazbek in eastern Georgia
Svaneti region of Georgia
View of the cave city of Vardzia and the valley of the Kura River below
Georgia's diverse climate creates varied landscapes, like these flat marshlands in the country's west
Southwest Georgia has a subtropical climate, with frequent rain and thick green vegetation
Georgian Shepherd Dog
GDP per capita development since 1973
A proportional representation of Georgia's exports in 2019
One of several plants operated by HeidelbergCement in Georgia
Wine-making is a traditional component of the Georgian economy.
The most visited ski resort of Georgia, Gudauri
The Georgian Railways represent a vital artery linking the Black Sea and Caspian Sea – the shortest route between Europe and Central Asia.
Port of Batumi
Ethno-linguistic groups in the Caucasus region
Tbilisi State University, Corpus I
Illuminated manuscript from medieval Georgia, showing a scene from nativity
Old Tbilisi – Architecture in Georgia is in many ways a fusion of European and Asian.
Rather than serving food in courses, traditional supras often present all that a host has to offer
Château Mukhrani, one of the centres of Georgia's viticulture in the 19th century, has recently been restored to produce its eponymous wine.
Dinamo Tbilisi, winner of 1981 European Cup Winners' Cup on stamp of Georgia, 2002
Château Mukhrani, one of the centres of Georgia's viticulture in the 19th century, has recently been restored to produce its eponymous wine.

Country located in the Caucasus, at the intersection of Eastern Europe and Western Asia, identifying itself as European.

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Guria

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Guria in Georgia
Relief map of Guria
Subdivision of Guria
Flag of the Principality of Guria
Historical Guria in modern international borders of Georgia
A Gurian man.

Guria (გურია) is a region (mkhare) in Georgia, in the western part of the country, bordered by the eastern end of the Black Sea.

Nikolay Chkheidze

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Chkheidze in June 1917
Tomb of Nikolay and Alexandra Chkheidze, in Paris

Nikoloz Chkheidze (ნიკოლოზ (კარლო) ჩხეიძე; Никола́й (Карло) Семёнович Чхеи́дзе, Nikolay Semyonovich Chkhidze) commonly known as Karlo Chkheidze (21 March 1864 – 13 June 1926), was a Georgian politician.

Mongol invasions of Georgia

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Mongol invasion of Georgia and battle of Khunan.
Kingdom of Georgia, 1245 AD.

Mongol conquests of Kingdom of Georgia, which at that time consisted of Georgia proper, Armenia, and much of the Caucasus, involved multiple invasions and large-scale raids throughout the 13th century.

Satellite image of the Caucasus Mountains

Caucasus Mountains

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The Caucasus Mountains are a mountain range at the intersection of Asia and Europe.

The Caucasus Mountains are a mountain range at the intersection of Asia and Europe.

Satellite image of the Caucasus Mountains
Aishkho Pass, Caucasus Nature Reserve
Khodz river headwaters, Western Caucasus
Mount Elbrus viewed from the south in Kabardino-Balkaria
Komito Mountain in Chechnya
Caucasus Mountains in Svaneti, Georgia
Chaukhi mountain in Khevi, Georgia
A gorge in Dagestan, Russia
Twin-peaked Ushba in Georgia
Mount Shkhara in Georgia
Mount Ararat in Turkey, as viewed from Yerevan, Armenia
Asbestnaya Mount and Acheshbok Mount, Russia
Bolshoy Tkhach Park, Russia

The Javakheti Volcanic Plateau in Georgia and the surrounding volcanic ranges which extend well into central Armenia are some of the youngest features of the region.

Georgia population pyramid in 2020

Demographics of Georgia (country)

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Georgia population pyramid in 2020
Density of the population of Georgia by municipality (2018)
Distribution of the population of Georgia by municipalities
Municipalities of Georgia by the population's predominant gender
Percentage of ethnic Georgians by municipality
Cities and towns in Georgia by population size
Ethnic composition of the regions of Georgia
Life expectancy in Georgia

The demographic features of the population of Georgia include population growth, population density, ethnicity, education level, health, economic status, religious affiliations, and other aspects of the population.

A fresco of King David IV from Gelati Monastery

David IV of Georgia

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The 5th king of United Georgia from 1089 until his death in 1125.

The 5th king of United Georgia from 1089 until his death in 1125.

A fresco of King David IV from Gelati Monastery
Reconstruction of David the Builder's personal banner
A later depiction of King David by an unknown artist
Expansion of Kingdom of Georgia under David IV's reign.
Georgia at the end of the reign of King David IV.
fresco of King David the Builder, Shio-Mghvime monastery.
Gelati Monastery fresco of King David, 12th century
The "Tomb of David IV" at Gelati reads: 
Ⴕ ႤႱႤႠႰႱႢႠႬ 
ႱႠႱႭႤႬႤ 
ႡႤႪႨႹ[ႫႨ] 
[ႭႩႨႭႩႤ] 
[ႤႱႤ]ႫႧႬႠ 
ႥႱႠႵႠႣႠ 
ႥႤႫႩჃႣႰႭ 
ႫႤ

Next year, David’s supporters in the eastern Georgian province of Kakheti captured the local king Aghsartan II (1102–1104), a loyal tributary of the Seljuk Sultan, and reunited the area with the rest of Georgia.

Monument to George V in Akhaltsikhe

George V of Georgia

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Monument to George V in Akhaltsikhe
Royal charter of King George V, 14th century.
Territory of Georgia during the reign of King George V.

George V the Brilliant (გიორგი V ბრწყინვალე, Giorgi V Brtskinvale; also translated as the Illustrious, or Magnificent; 1286/1289–1346) was King of Georgia from 1299 to 1302 and again from 1314 until his death in 1346.

David III the Great as depicted on a bas-relief from the Oshki Monastery. It was David’s use of Byzantine imagery that influenced the appearance of royal power of Georgia in the following two centuries.

David III of Tao

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David III Kuropalates (დავით III კურაპალატი, Davit’ III Kuropalati) or David III the Great (დავით III დიდი, Davit’ III Didi), also known as David II, (c.

David III Kuropalates (დავით III კურაპალატი, Davit’ III Kuropalati) or David III the Great (დავით III დიდი, Davit’ III Didi), also known as David II, (c.

David III the Great as depicted on a bas-relief from the Oshki Monastery. It was David’s use of Byzantine imagery that influenced the appearance of royal power of Georgia in the following two centuries.
A processional cross of David of Tao by the goldsmith Asat
David as depicted on a bas-relief from the Oshki cathedral.

930s – 1000/1001) was a Georgian prince of the Bagratid family of Tao, a historic region in the Georgian–Armenian marchlands, from 966 until his murder in 1000 or 1001.

Mingrelia

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Nikanor Chernetsov, “House of Prince Dadian in Mingrelia”, 1833

Mingrelia (სამეგრელო; ; Агырны) is a historic province in the western part of Georgia, formerly known as Odishi.

Alexander Mikaberidze

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Alexander Mikaberidze (ალექსანდრე მიქაბერიძე; born 27 January 1978) is a Georgian lawyer, author and historian who specializes in Napoleonic studies.