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Monday, July 7, 2014, #129 (3152)

Former mayor sent to pre-trial detention

Former Tbilisi Mayor Gigi Ugulava was sent to pre-trial detention according to the verdict announced by Judge Giorgi Goniashvili on July 4. (more)

Run-off election scheduled for July 12

Georgia’s runoff election will be held on July 12.The Central Election Commission (CEC) has stated that they reached a final decision on when the second round of elections will be held. (more)

Kublashvili accuses Minister of Justice of pressuring judges


Informational tour for journalists


The News in Brief

"Election administration releases special statement ahead of runoffs" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

European Court sides with Georgia

Georgia won the case against Russia in the European Court in Strasbourg (ECHR) on July 3. (more)

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