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Friday, August 1, 2014, #148 (3171)

Moscow to suspend free trade with Georgia

Russia is going to suspend free-trade relations with Georgia. A subsequent draft law has already been prepared by the Rusisian Duma in cooperation with the Ministries of Justice, Foreign Affairs and Economy. (more)

Saakashvili denies desire for political asylum

Georgia’s former President Mikheil Saakashvili is not going to seek political asylum owing to the charges filed against him by the Prosecutor’s Office. (more)

Head of the National Tourism Administration fired


Government may build Khudoni HPP


Female Labor Force Remains Stagnant in Georgia


The News in Brief

"Government welcomes UN Human Rights report on Georgia" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Detention of Saakashvili an unlikely scenario

Georgia’s new government has filed charges against the former President Mikheil Saakashvili in absentia. (more)

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