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Thursday, February 23, 2012, #036 (2552)

Three Georgian soldiers die in Afghanistan

Three Georgian soldiers have died in Afghanistan. (more)

Ankvab victim of failed assassination attempt outside Gudauta

Alexander Ankvab, the leader of the breakaway Abkhaz state, survived an early-morning assassination attempt on February 22. (more)

New commission will clean up voters list: Katsitadze


Money will not save Georgian politics: Katsitadze


Tbilisi budget aims to help vulnerable population


Georgian food fair promotes domestic products abroad


The News in Brief

"Week of Occupation observed at cadet memorial" (more)


Letting politics influence policy

In today’s political atmosphere, the Russian issue has become a critical litmus test of patriotism and reliability. (more)

Press Scanner

"Will electricity vouchers influence the election?" (more)

What is the purpose of Georgian soldiers in Afghanistan, and how long do you think they should stay there?
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