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Confrontations between PM Gharibashvili and Ex Defense Minister Alasania reach a new level
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Georgia’s President and Prime Minister congratulated Marneuli population on Novruz Bayram holiday
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Warm meeting of two former Presidents at EPP summit in Brussels
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The Embassy of Switzerland held concert to celebrate French Language Festival
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NATO does not recognize the so-called treaty signed between South Ossetia and Russia
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How does Georgia execute the European Court of Human Rights judgments on ill-treatment by law enforcement authorities?
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Farewell to Ambassador Norland
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NATO-Georgia center signifies the process of full NATO integration - William Lahue
As head of the NATO liaison office William Lahue has declared, establishing the NATO-Georgia training center signifies the start of Georgia’s full NATO integration.
“Our economy will be made European in two or five years” - Bidzina Ivanishvili
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Tearful president at public funeral for the late Georgian cadets
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Visa Free Travel introduced between Georgia and Brazil
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Ian Kelly nominated for the post of U.S. Ambassador to Georgia
U.S. President Barack Obama has named a candidate for the post of Ambassador to Georgia. According to the White House, Ian Kelly will hold the position.
“We Are a Value-Based Organization” - Council of Europe & Georgia
On 24 February 2015 Steering Committee of the Council of Europe (CoE) Action Plan for Georgia 2013-2015 met at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia
Visa-free travel to be established between Georgia and Brazil
An agreement about partially removing visa obligations between Georgian and Brazilian governments will be signed at the Foreign Ministry
Town councillor in Georgia gives free taxi rides - BBC
A town councillor in Georgia is offering people free taxi rides to show he's serving the public, it's reported.
From Shevardnadze to Ivanishvili - Will 2030 resemble the Soviet era?
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Russian Foreign Ministry releases statement on Georgia
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EU is working on a support package for Georgia - Edgar Rinkevics
The European Union is working on a support package for Georgia, Ukraine and Moldova at the Eastern Partnership summit which will be held in Riga
Misha in Ukraine
Misha in Ukraine
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Georgian Foreign Minister attends the 28th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva
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"I am proud to be the wife of this great, reliable, big-hearted man”– Tina Khidasheli congrarulates Davit Usupashvili on his birthday
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Russia’s president knows exactly what he wants, and it’s not eastern Ukraine. His interests are all about oil and gas and supply routes. The rest is smoke
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A group of media representatives set aside their microphones, video cameras and voice recorders for a day to try their skills
The National Library of Georgia created a digital archive of all Kviris Palitra newspaper issues published during its 18-year history.
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Lelo, the sports newspaper held a celebration at its offices for the publication of its 14,000th issue.
Manager of the Public Broadcasting Channel 1 Giorgi Baratashvili responded to allegations of the head of the news service of the channel Khatuna Berdzenishvili regarding her dismissal from the position on political grounds.
Head of the Public Broadcasting Channel 1 News Service Khatuna Berdzenishvili announced during a special briefing held on March 1 that she had been relieved of her position by the Manager of the channel Giorgi Baratashvili.
The United States Ambassador Richard Norland granted certificates to graduates of the 1-year certification and 2-month internship courses at the Radio Liberty Media School.
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Many BBC journalists have gone on strike for 24 hours in a dispute over compulsory redundancies. The National Union of Journalists (NUJ) said it called the strike after failing to reach an agreement with management over the redeployment of 30 staff members facing compulsory redundancy.
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