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Wednesday, June 14, 2017, #114 (3906)

Georgia remembers victims of June 13 flood in Tbilisi

June 13 marked two years since the deadly flood of 2015, when due to heavy rain and a landslide, a devastating flood of the river Vere hit the capital in 2015, claiming the lives of 21 people and leaving hundreds homeless. (more)

Two rappers detained for drugs released amid rallies

Two Georgia rappers, members of the Birja Mafia music group who were detained a week ago for the alleged purchase and possession of an especially large amount of drugs, have been released on bail. (more)

Former US Secretary of State in Georgia


Georgia's President visits Kazakhstan


The News in Brief

"EU Delegation: Dropping Charges over Khurcha Murder ‘Impacts’ Security on the Ground" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Parliament cares air pollution

The Parliament of Georgia has already drafted a bill that will abolish import VAT for motor cycles, quadrocycles, mopeds, and those working with electric engines, to help promote clean technologies and reduce air pollution. (more)

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