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Wednesday, June 19, 2019, #116 (4420)

Georgian Health Minister, with highest positive rating, resigns after 7 years

Davit Dergeenko, who was the second minister in the Georgian Dream Cabinet of Ministers to have retained the post for seven years, resigned on Tuesday. (more)

US National Defense Authorization Act mentions Georgia as its partner

Georgia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) says the United States Senate published its version of the US National Defense Authorization Bill 2020 fiscal year (NDAA FY20) which dedicates the whole chapter to Georgia-US relationship, unlike the 2019 text. (more)

Prosecutor’s Office cites lack of evidence to punish people for ‘illegal seizure’ of Rustavi 2


Another Azerbaijani activist detained in Georgia


Amnesty International: authorities must guarantee safety of Tbilisi Pride participants


The News in Brief

"DOS about the ongoing events around Tbilisi Pride" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Georgian education reform includes introducing blockchains and more

At the beginning of this year, The Prime Minister of Georgia Mamuka Bakhtazdze introduced his plan to start a series of reforms for the education system, which has been widely criticized within the Georgian community. (more)

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