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Tuesday, August 23, 2016, #165 (3699)

Security Service prevented terror attack

Georgia’s State Security Service (SSS) held a special briefing, claiming it had prevented a terror attack which aimed to explode a Russia-Armenia pipeline section passing through Georgia. (more)

Georgia extends condolences over terrorist attack victims in Turkey

Georgian officials have strongly condemned a recent terrorist act in the neighboring country. (more)

Demand for removal of pro-Russian party from election registration


Georgian opera singer’s party abandoned


The News in Brief

"French online magazine of Islamic State publishes testament of Tarkhan Batirashvili" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

10-day moratorium on cutting trees

The Mayor of Tbilisi, David Narmania, has announced a ten-day moratorium on cutting down trees in the city after more than 40 trees were allegedly illegally cut down on Kazbegi Avenue as a result of construction projects. (more)

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