'We’ll all go back when the regime falls': How Tbilisi become a hub for Russian political emigrants


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In the first weeks after Vladimir Putin announced his "special military operation" and invaded Ukraine, tens of thousands of Russians flew to Georgia, despite there being no direct flights there from Russia. Many continued on to other countries, but about 12 thousand have stayed. One of those 12 thousand Russians, reports on what problems these Russians have faced -- and how Georgians have responded to the Russian influx. Original Article: https://meduza.io/en/feature/2022/03/25/we-ll-all-go-back-when-the-regime-falls

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