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Monday, February 25, 2013, #036 (2805)

The Mayor of Tbilisi facing prison?

Criminal charges were filed against Tbilisi Mayor Gigi Ugulava over the seizure of TV channel Imedi TV as well as the misspending of public funds and money laundering. (more)

Georgia will continue to contribute to Afghanistan missions after 2014

Minister of Defence Irakli Alasania participated in the meeting of the North Atlantic Council held as part of the NATO Defence Ministerial with non-NATO ISAF ... (more)

Public debate about the socially vulnerable


US congressmen visit Georgia


The News in Brief

"Georgian rugby team beats Russia" (more)


The United National Movement and street protests

Former Prime Minister and Interior Minister Vano Merabishvili, currently the Secretary-General of the United National Movement (UNM), ... (more)

Press Scanner

"Mikheil Saakashvili: some TV channels were more biased, others less." (more)

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