healthcare in Caucasus

"General Manvel" in intensive care unit

The health condition of former MP of the National Assembly of Armenia, participant of the occupation of the Azerbaijani territories, retired General Manvel Grigoryan sharply deteriorated late night at the Yerevan hospital for convicts, …

Clinic in Tbilisi evacuated due to gas leak  

In Tbilisi, patients and medical staff were evacuated from the clinic building on Tavkhelidze Street. According to the Emergency Management Service, the evacuation was caused by a strong smell of natural gas. At present, the …

Social workers go on strike in Georgia

A large-scale strike of Georgia’s social workers has been underway since the morning across the country. Protesters demand better working conditions in and more efficient and timely services from Georgia's Social Service …

Number of water poisoning victims grows in Dagestan

The number of hospitalized with an acute intestinal infection in Khasavyurt increased to 89 people, the press service of the city administration informs. "In the infectious disease ward of the central city hospital, on March 23, …

Yerevan’s city hall attacker declared mentally ill

According to the reports, Romik Jndoyan, who tried to ram the entrance of the Yerevan City Hall and then set fire to his car, was declared mentally ill. Due ti this,  he was taken to the Avan mental health clinic, Sputnik-Armenia …

Ex-deputy health minister detained in Armenia

Armenia's ex-deputy health minister Vahan Poghosyan was detained on suspicion of being involved in a series of abuses at the National Center for Combating Tuberculosis. Investigation revealed numerous incidents of …