Georgia

Georgia

Georgia (Georgian საქართველო, Sakartvelo, IPA: listen [sɑkʰɑrtʰvɛlɔ] / i), after the Russian name Грузия (Grusija) sometimes called Grusia or Gruzinia, is a Eurasian country on the border between Europe and Asia in Transcaucasia, east of the Black located sea and south of the Greater Caucasus. In the north it is from Russia, bounded on the south by Turkey and Armenia, in the east of Azerbaijan. The parts of the country Abkhazia and South Ossetia have defected and are recognized only by Russia and some other states as sovereign.