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Friday, September 1, 2017, #171 (3963)

PM: If weather helps us we will put out Abastumani fire soon

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili commented on the recent fires in Georgia at a cabinet session on Thursday. (more)

Reporters Without Borders calls for release of Azeri journalist

Reporters Without Borders (RSF), journalist rights watchdog group, has released a statement and called for the immediate release of Afgan Mukhtarli, ... (more)

Gov’t selects two candidates for European Court


Court leaves City Hall employee charged for bribery in custody


The News in Brief

"FMs of Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey to meet in Baku in early September" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Interior Minister says he thinks fires are deliberate

Georgia’s Interior Minister Giorgi Mgebrishvili says that it is his personal view that large-scale fires in different locations in Georgia could be deliberately caused. (more)

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