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Friday, December 1, 2017, #236 (4028)

Criticism Mounts as Georgian Govt. Moves to Expand Security Services’ Power

Georgia’s political opposition and several local NGOs have in recent days warned that the ruling Georgian Dream (GD) government is attempting to revive Soviet-era domestic surveillance and ... (more)

Opposition Slams Tbilisi Mayor for Abolishing Regulatory Council

Members of Tbilisi City Hall opposition parties have heavily criticized newly-elected Mayor Kakha Kaladze for abolishing a regulatory council in charge of land zoning and 19 other offices created by previous mayor, David Narmania. (more)

Spanish Police Arrest 19 Georgian Organized Crime Members in Raid


Georgia’s Ex-President Saakashvili Claims Ukrainian Authorities Seek His Arrest


Georgian National Museum Launches New Project


Young Georgian talents will participate in Christmas Concert in Paris


The News in Brief

"Georgia’s Ambassador Denies Rumors of Abkhaz Diplomatic Office in Italy" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Georgians Use EU Visa-Free Regime to Travel to Germany, Italy and Greece

Georgia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs reported recently that citizens with biometric passports are using the new Schengen Zone visa-free regime to travel mainly to Germany, Italy and Greece. (more)

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