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10 November, 2014
10 November, 2014
There is a great deal of discussion in Georgia about who is pro-western and who is not. It is not an easy discussion to have because almost everybody says they are pro-western.
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08 November, 2014
08 November, 2014
Georgians, regardless of where they live, are fiercely proud of their cuisine, a sentiment shared by foreigners who are introduced to it.
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01 November, 2014
01 November, 2014
If you want to see what a nation really thinks about its neighbors, look at its history text books. In fact there is even a name for it in East Asia. They call it "the text book wars".
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20 October, 2014
20 October, 2014
In a couple of weeks the US will hold what are known as mid-term elections. These are those held on even numbered years when there isn't a presidential election.
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11 October, 2014
11 October, 2014
I have a difficult time saying what the Georgian Dream Coalition (Otsneba in Georgian) stands for.
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08 October, 2014
08 October, 2014
Chris Christie is governor of New Jersey, the US state just south west of New York City. He was reelected in 2014. Mark Sokolich is the mayor of Fort Lee, a small town
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30 September, 2014
30 September, 2014
As I was told, Zura Adeishvili sat at his computer meeting with Nino Burjanadze who a week before had stepped down as president to become speaker of parliament.
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25 September, 2014
25 September, 2014
In Georgian, “shuashi” means in-between. Shuashists is a derisive terms for somebody who is somehow between the National Movement and the Georgian Dream.
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18 September, 2014
18 September, 2014
Aside from several exceptions, a country’s overall development is a mixed blessing.
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16 September, 2014
16 September, 2014
On 18 September Scotland will vote on whether to become an independent country.
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09 September, 2014
09 September, 2014
Five hundred kilometers northwest of Georgia, Russia has invaded Ukraine. Five hundred kilometers to the south, the Islamic State forces control most of Syria and lots of Iraq.
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04 September, 2014
04 September, 2014
Every country has its Uwe Boll (evil demon of film industry), and Georgia is no exception. For a while I thought that our Uwe Boll was his majesty
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04 September, 2014
04 September, 2014
Many people who visit Georgia want to stay. It's a fact. Of course most can't because they have lives in other places.
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27 August, 2014
27 August, 2014
As Charles Darwin said, “It is not the strongest species that survives, nor the most intelligent but those most responsive to change.” Being surrounded by empires, Georgia knows well
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19 August, 2014
19 August, 2014
Georgia needs to learn to regulate. It is one of the toughest jobs a government has. And rarely has it been done well. In the Soviet period there was some effective regulation but not much.
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11 August, 2014
11 August, 2014
As the new mayor and deputy mayors take office there are several things they can begin to implement that will lead to an immediate improvement in the lives of those who live in cities.
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09 August, 2014
09 August, 2014
The Soviet Union used to pride itself on safety of its citizens and being crime-free.
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04 August, 2014
04 August, 2014
How do we think about the indictment of Misha? When most current officials talk about justice they tend to say it with a clenched fist.
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28 July, 2014
28 July, 2014
Iran and Georgia have a long relationship but for two hundred years there was no contact.
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17 July, 2014
17 July, 2014
On the twenty-seventh of June, our Prime Minister placed his signature under the Georgia-EU Association Agreement, cementing the country’s relationship with the European Union.
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Firefighters have been fighting with fire in Borjomi Gorge for four days already.
Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili has been provided with information on anti-fire efforts in Borjomi
The United States of America is ready to help Georgia extinguish the Borjomi wildfire.
Black Lake, previously unknown and unique tourism destination, will receive visitors in Highland Adjara
"Business Insider", a well-known American news website, named Kazbegi Mountains among the 100 places where you have to travel at least once in your life.
Music unites the people of different cultures around the idea of peace,
One family was evacuated from the village of Daba last night
As reported by the special staff of the Georgian government, tens of hectares of land have burnt down as a result of the fire in Borjomi gorge.
Firefighters have been fighting with fire in Borjomi Gorge for three days already.
Alternative energy has been popular in many countries of the world in recent years.
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