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Wednesday, October 18, 2017, #204 (3996)


The Messenger’s Editor-in-Chief, professor, author of several scientific works, journalist Zaza Gachechiladze died at 70. (more)

25 bodies transported from Abkhazia have been buried

The bodies of 24 Georgian citizens killed in an armed conflict in 1992-1993 in the breakaway region of Abkhazia were buried with full military honor at Digomi Brothers’ cemetery on October 17. (more)

Kutaisi and Tbilisi Parliament buildings to be rehabilitated


Georgia spends 15m Gel in fight against Asian Stink Bug


The News in Brief

"Lavrov: Moscow Will Respect South Ossetian Sovereignty" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Ombudsman: Public Defender should become too comfortable in Gov’t

Georgia’s Public Defender, Ucha Nanuashvili, whose term in the role expires in December, says that a public defender must not create a comfort for government. (more)

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