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Wednesday, December 6, 2017, #239 (4031)

Ukraine Attempts Arrest of Georgia’s Ex-President Saakashvili

Georgia’s former President Mikheil Saakashvili was briefly detained in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv after being accused of cooperating with organized crime syndicates and concealing the crimes committed by the groups. (more)

Security Service Finds Terrorist Weapons Cache

The head of Georgia’s Security Service (SSG) Vakhtang Gomelauri confirmed Tuesday that law enforcement officers found a large weapons cache in a forest used by suspects iwo were the focus of a bloody counter-terrorist raid in Tbilisi on November 22. (more)

Georgian Gov’t Withdraws Draft on Security and Intelligence Services Merger


Swiss President Praises Georgia’s Reforms


The News in Brief

"Religious Delegation from Georgia Wraps Up US Visit" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Georgian Ombudsman Calls for Tighter Security at Schools

In the wake of a fatal schoolyard fight in central Tbilisi, Georgia’s Public Defender Ucha Nanuashvili on Tuesday said it is time for the country to strengthen security measures at schools to guarantee safer environment for students and teachers. (more)

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