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Friday, December 28, 2018, #255 (4303)

Eka Beselia Quits as Parliamentary Committee Head, Says Judges are Reason

Head of Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee Eka Beselia quit post on Thursday and claimed that the decision was related to “hasty and unacceptable” process of lifetime appointment of judges with “controversial past” to the Supreme Court of Georgia. (more)

Occupied Tskhinvali Complicates Crossing So-called Border

The de facto government of Georgia’s eastern occupied Tskhinvali (South Ossetia) region has made a decision to allow the movement of locals on the so-called border with the rest of Georgia only via special passes. (more)

Ex-Governor of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti Ordered to GEL 5000 Bail


PM: 2018 Is Year of Georgian Sport Victory


Christmas Fair 2019 at Fabrika


The News in Brief

"PM - Overcoming poverty will be an absolute priority for the next two years" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Civil Society Urges Parliament to Stop Appointment of Supreme Court Justices

At the meeting of the High Council of Justice, it was once again demonstrated that a certain group with narrow interests holds an uncontrolled power in the judiciary. (more)

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