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Tuesday, June 16, 2015, #114 (3392)

Georgia mourns flood tragedy

Georgia is in mourning for the events of 12-13 June as twelve lives were claimed by the flooding in Tbilisi and its adjacent areas. June 15 has been declared as the day of mourning. (more)

Officials search for ISIS recruiters in Pankisi Gorge

Georgian officials successfully finished a large scale special operation in Pankisi Gorge, arresting Merab Batirashvili, Ayuph Borchashvili and several others who were related to Abu Omar al-Shishani (Trakhan Batirashvili), a notorious ISIL commander in the north of Syria. (more)

Parliament approved new regulations over terrorism


Ministry for Mountainous Regions is to be created in 2016


The News in Brief

"Liberty Bank and TBC Bank open special accounts to help disaster victims" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Political context of Tbilisi tragedy

Heavy rain in Tbilisi and flooding caused by the River Vere has resulted in both human and material loss. (more)

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