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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Welcome to the November 20 Weekly Summary with Mark Mullen. This week Mark speaks about Prime Minister's visit to Brussels. Gharibashvili met with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg.
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Forbes Georgia has published an interview with Georgia’s former Minister of Defense and leader of “Free Democrats” Irakli Alasania.
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
For our American readers this week - let’s talk turkey about cooking turkey.
Satsivi is a traditional Georgian dish from the western part of the country. The main ingredient
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Lali Mekokishvili tells her daughters story, a girl who at the age of twenty-nine weighs 22 kilos.
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Georgia’s 2015 state budget duplicates trends of the current year and will stick to social care policy similar to the current year. The negative aspect of this trend is that very likely
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
The excise duty on tobacco products will increase again. From January 1, 2015, the excise duty will increase on filtered cigarettes by 15 tetri (up to 90 tetri) and on unfiltered
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Officially, Yerevan declares that the Russian Federation is its main strategic partner and it won’t even refuse to use its military force to protect the territorial integrity of Armenia.
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Is this the grand finale of the Georgian-Abkhaz Concerto Drammatico in R major? Yeah, the damn thing sounds precisely like that. You probably got it right – R means Russia in this context. R and Abkhazia signed
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Human rights activists say that domestic violence in Georgia has always been a huge issue, but it was not highlighted or covered by the media because the victims avoided
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
A lot of things depend on the national currency’s exchange rate. One of the main pillars of our country’s economy is the stability of our currency. This is also the reason
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
The government has released its Social-economic Development Strategy of Georgia. This is a great first step. It says a great deal about the former administration that they never produced
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
“I don’t think that tapping my phone is vital for state security, Mr. Prime Minister. Moreover, I don’t think that everyone who wants to live and breathe freely in this country
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
When we are small children, Thanksgiving is about how the Pilgrims came to the New World and were helped by the friendly Native Americans who kept them from starving
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
In years 1836-1837, English traveler O. Spencer wrote about Georgia:
“I hope that the day is not far ahead when people who own these wonderful lands will clench their fists, arm themselves and go to war
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Among the atrocities of the Abkhazian civil war in the 1990s, there were also acts of courage and compassion by men on both sides. These courageous gestures of human kindness
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
Exclusive interview with EU Ambassador Janos Herman of Georgia’s European path, implementation of Association Agreement, “GE2020” government strategy plan and more
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27 November, 2014
27 November, 2014
“I am not rich like the president of Lukoil, but I have enough for a good life. My main values are family and friends” – Zakhar Kalashov’s words at his trial in 2006.
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26 November, 2014
26 November, 2014
U.S. Ambassador to Georgia Richard Norland has stated that the USA does not recognize the legality of the agreement signed between Russia and Abkhazia.
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26 November, 2014
26 November, 2014
'Lava Mae' is a groundbreaking initiative in San Francisco offering the city's homeless population mobile showers and toilets in a converted bus, BBC reports.
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26 November, 2014
26 November, 2014
"Georgia’s prime minister has called on the international community to condemn the treaty Russia signed on Monday with Abkhazia, calling it “another step towards annexation” of the breakaway
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26 November, 2014
26 November, 2014
The NBA and Kia Motors America have extended Kia's sponsorship deal as official automotive partner of the NBA.
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25 November, 2014
25 November, 2014
"Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili insisted Monday that his country won't swerve from its Western track despite the recent departure of several top pro-European ministers," - an article
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25 November, 2014
25 November, 2014
A judge in southern Spain has ordered the arrests of three priests and a lay person in a paedophilia investigation, Euronews reports.
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25 November, 2014
25 November, 2014
NATO does not recognize the so-called treaty on alliance and strategic partnership signed between the Georgian region of Abkhazia and Russia on 24 November, says the statement
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25 November, 2014
25 November, 2014
The so-called Russian-Abkhazian Agreement on Alliance and Strategic Partnership has been signed. According to Russian media, the signatures were placed personally by Russia’s President
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25 November, 2014
25 November, 2014
A man was badly injured after getting hit by debris from a cabinet that fell from the 8th floor of an apartment block. The incident took place yesterday in Nadzaladevi
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25 November, 2014
25 November, 2014
Did he jump or was he pushed?
Officially, Chuck Hagel has resigned as US Defence Secretary after less than two years in the job
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Editor's Choice
20 November, 2014
“Once, the great Modigliani invited Anna Akhmatova and Alexandra Dadiani to his studio, if a tiny mansard can be called that. In that mansard, he painted a portrait of Aleksandra.
 
20 November, 2014
Mountain climbing has always been a popular sport in Georgia. Our country had numerous professional mountain climbers and the tradition lasts even today.
 
20 November, 2014
Ghomi is a traditional dish from the Samegrelo region of Georgia. It is cooked from cornmeal and corn flour and often serves as bread for western Georgians.
 
18 November, 2014
Property of Kakha Bendukidze, Georgia’s former Minister of Economy, who has recently met with an untimely death, has always been surrounded by rumors and legends.
 
21 November, 2014
Mashable website gives a list of nineteen best photographs taken by a drone. Images depicting the beach of Abkhazia, breakaway region of Georgia and Katskhis Sveti (Katskhi Pillar) in Georgia’s Imereti region are among the finest views from the sky.
 
13 November, 2014
Former Prime Minister of Georgia Bidzina Ivanishvili assessed the recent political development in Georgia including removal of the Defense Minister Irakli Alasania
 
30 October, 2014
Aaron Huey, a National Geographic photographer, who recently made headlines with his rediscovery of Tata; whose eyes he famousely photographed - shares with us his impressions
 
13 November, 2014
Walnut Kharcho is a spicy Mingrelian dish which is popular in western Georgia. This delicious heavy soup may be prepared from beef, chicken or duck meat, depending on taste.
 
07 November, 2014
The Buzz Feed News gives a list of twenty five reasons why one should visit Georgia, starting from countryside, ending with national food.
 
31 October, 2014
National Geographic TV Programme Street Food Around The World visited Georgia. Focusing on the most widely used ingredients, Ishai Golan had 25 hours to taste all the foods Tbilisi's streets had to offer.
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