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Thursday, August 27 2009, #162 (1928)

Russia is continuing its occupation of Georgia – Tbilisi

On the anniversary of the recognition of Georgian breakaway regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia (more)

National forum to participate only in “result oriented” demonstrations

Autumn approaches and the “radical” opposition are promising a “new wave of protest” against President Mikheil Saakashvili. (more)

“Let Misha know: after my involvement, he will either regret very much or feel pain,” Ramishvili says.


The News in Brief

"Ambassador Zurab Pololikashvli Appointed as New Minister of Economics" (more)


Guantanamo prisoners: rumors now from the USA

The Washington Post recently published an article on the possibility of transferring Guantanamo prisoners from Cuba to Georgia. (more)

Press Scanner

"“Russian soldier granted IDP status " (more)

Do you think that Russia’s recognition of the independence of Abkhazia and South Ossetia makes it harder to restore Georgia’s territorial integrity and do you think any other state might follow Russia’s example?
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