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An unsustainable burden: Georgian refugees from South Ossetia and Upper AbkhaziaAdd to Lightbox Download
IMG_020 GEORGIA. Tbilisi. 2009. Disable persons’ centre. A group of disable persons in a corridor. They lost their limbs during the war with Russia of August 2008. The refugees fled from the South Ossetia and Upper Abkhazia have a medical insurance that covers the costs for the admissions to hospitals.
These disable persons get a benefit of 100 lari per month, about 50 euro from Georgian government.
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Georgia (country) Georgian (nationality) Abkhazia South Ossetia Tbilisi Distress Sadness Social problems Man - 20 to 40 years old Disabled person Solitude Interior Human being Thematic pictures Poverty Civil war Occupied territory Refugee White (Ethnicity) Group of people Faces Fear (atmosphere sensation) Frustration
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- Georgia. Unsustainable burden.