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Friday, August 30, 2019, #167 (4471)

Ombudsman: Calls for excluding people with mental problems exacerbates stigma

The Public Defender of Georgia Nino Lomjaria has commented on the recent incident when a 3-year-old child was injured by a passer-by on Pekini Street. (more)

President Zourabichvili faces backlash after pardoning a convicted police killer

President Salome Zourabichvili has pardoned 34 convicts in connection with the celebration of St. Mariam’s day, including one minor and eight women. (more)

Chechen War veteran and Georgian citizen Zelimkhan Khangoshvili gets killed in Germany


IPRM meeting in Ergneti fails


The News in Brief

"Switzerland to put Georgia on the list of safe countries" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

The Speaker of the Swedish parliament, Andreas Norlen meets with Georgian Officials

On August 29th Georgia welcomed the Speaker of the Parliament of the Kingdom of Sweden, Andreas Norlen, who is paying an official visit to Georgia. (more)

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