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Friday, March 29, 2019, #060 (4364)

A murderer of Smith Family sentenced to life imprisonment

Malkhaz Kobauri, who was accused of brutally killing the Smith Family in Georgia in summer 2018, was sentenced to life imprisonment on Wednesday. (more)

Georgian President: Our Goal Is NATO Membership

President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili says Georgia is a reliable partner of NATO and its goal is the membership of the alliance. (more)

State Security Service: Some Countries Used Cyberwar operations against Georgia


Ombudsperson: Gov’t Fails to Identify Who Stands Behind Circulated Private Footages


Esoteric De Chirico – Traveler Between Two Worlds


The News in Brief

"Anti-Corruption Agency detains four on fraud charges" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Occupied regions in Georgia received substantial financial aid from Russia in 2018

The State Security Service of Georgia (SSS) published an annual report, according to which, in 2018, there were various challenges for Georgia; including Russian occupation, international terrorism, works of foreign intelligence services and corruption. (more)

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