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Thursday, August 1, 2013, #147 (2916)

Saakashvili pardons former governor of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti

The former governor of the Samegrelo Zemo Svaneti region, Tengiz Gunava, has been pardoned. He was released from the No. 9 penitentiary late at night on July 30th after President Mikheil Saakashvili signed a decree on his pardon. (more)

Norland responds over the Lugar lab

The U.S. Ambassador to Georgia, Richard Norland, responded to the statement made by Russia's Chief Sanitary Official, Gennady Onishchenko, regarding the Luger lab located in Georgia. (more)

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Ilia II hopes Putin fulfills promises

Georgian Patriarch Ilia II has visited Russia twice this year and has done his to contribute to reestablishment of relations between the two neighboring countries. (more)

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