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Tuesday, August 3, 2010, #147 (2162)

Forest Fires under Control

The forest fire in the Borjomi gorge, which erupted on July 31, has been localized, the Minister of Environment Protection, (more)

US Congress delegation meet with Georgian officials

After starting their working visits with the representatives of the US Embassy in Georgia US Congress delegation held meetings with the representatives of (more)

President visits new mountain resorts


The News in Brief

"Abkhazian secessionists are again hopeful of recognition from Latin America" (more)


Elections code: target for unification

The Opposition in Georgia is forever claiming that it should unite. (more)

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"Kosovo precedent is very weak for Abkhazia and South Ossetia" (more)
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"Read TimeOuTbilisi and explore Georgian society and history, discover the beauty of the country and learn more about Georgian culture. Make Georgia an adventure with your I." (more)

History: From Persia and Byzantium to a new independence




Feature: Dreams have come true


Region: History and legends of Bazaleti


Traditions: Sword making, the glory of Georgia


Culture: Dmanisi – home of the first Europeans


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