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Friday, August 23, 2013, #163 (2932)

Irakli Alasania meets with U.S. Secretary of Defense

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Georgian Minister of Defense Irakli Alasania met at the Pentagon on August 22nd. (more)

CEC has not registered the referendum question about pre-term parliamentary elections

According to information published on the Central Election Commission's official website on August 22nd,... (more)

Georgian TV stations report their revenue-some questions remain


The News in Brief

"UNM reports growth of crime networks in prisons" (more)


Party switching among Georgian politicians

Of the 30 or so political parties registered in Georgia, only a dozen or so are large enough worth mentioning. Georgian politicians often move from one political party to another. (more)

Press Scanner

"Giorkhelidze thinks Margvelashvili is a non-alternative candidate" (more)

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