Military
Georgian soldier's song at Paris airport dedicated to Georgian emigrants
03 October, 2014
A Georgian soldier serving in the French Foreign Legion spiced up his stay at an airport in Paris with an impromptu song on a piano. He dedicated the song to all Georgian emigrants.
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A Trail of Death: from Pankisi to Syria
02 October, 2014
American airstrikes on the Islamic State’s military encampments have once again reminded the world of the Pankisi Gorge and have brought back the horror of war
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Will Georgian troops return to Iraq?
25 September, 2014
At the beginning of August the Radical Islamist movement ISIS staged a massacre in the Yazidi villages of Iraq. The fighters of the ‘Islamic State’ terrorist organization chased the Yazidis
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Georgian soldiers will take part in Ukraine military exercises – CNN
04 September, 2014
Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council announced Wednesday that Ukraine would host multinational exercises later this month with the United States, NATO and other nations.
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“I matched the day of my record to the day of the explosion on purpose”
04 September, 2014
Corporal Temur Dadiani, who lost both lower limbs to a landmine during his deployment to Afghanistan, has set a world record in push-ups. His inclusion into the listing of records
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Levan Margveliani named "best soldier of the week" in Afghanistan
21 August, 2014
A Georgian trooper stationed in Afghanistan was named the best soldier of the week. According to Georgia’s Ministry of Defense, a soldier in service of intelligence battalion
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“A clever enemy is more dangerous” – Georgian soldiers in Central Africa
17 July, 2014
Georgian armed forces are involved in a peacekeeping mission operated under the EU aegis. Soldiers of one of the infantry battalions of Georgia have already departed
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WHAT IS THE PRIORITY – DEFENSE OF GEORGIA OR PROTECTION OF AFGHANS AND AFRICANS?
03 July, 2014
It’s already five years since the Georgian militaries, included in the NATO structures, have been fighting for the Alliance.
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Alasania and Norland attended military training at Vaziani polygon
18 June, 2014
Georgian-American forces held a joint drill “Agile Spirit 2014” at Vaziani polygon.
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British military chef teaches cooking to Georgian soldiers
18 June, 2014
Jules Run, a head chef of British Armed Forces, visited Georgia’s Ministry of Defense. The purpose of the British officer’s visit is to share his experience in preparing food
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“I will explain again, for the benefit of the slow-witted" - Irakli Alasania
11 June, 2014
“I will explain again, for the benefit of the slow-witted: what we negotiate about is our country’s defense system and it has nothing to do with anti-missile defense” – declared Irakli Alasania
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Georgian soldiers sent to Central African Republic for peacekeeping operation
07 June, 2014
“There is no bigger source of pride for me than to stand before you as this country’s Minister of Defense” – said Irakli Alasania, Georgia’s Minister of Defense, in his speech to Georgian soldiers
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Irakli Alasania visited Georgian amputee soldiers
01 May, 2014
Georgia’s Minister of Defense is currently on a business trip to the United States. Irakli Alasania started his trip with a visit to Peter Harsh Prosthetics Center in San Diego, where he met Georgian soldiers
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“Letter to Soldiers” - Georgian military reply children’s letters
26 April, 2014
Deputy Ministers of Defence, Justice, Education and Science visited Tbilisi Public School №87.
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Alasania hosts Gharibashvili in Senaki
02 April, 2014
Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili is currently at the 2nd Brigade of Ministry of Defense in Senaki. Georgia’s Minister of Defense, Irakli Alasania acts the Prime Minister.
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Georgian soldiers’ departure ceremony before leaving for Afghanistan
20 March, 2014
The military servicemen of Georgia’s Armed Forces are ready to deploy to Afghanistan.
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Georgian Artillery celebrates 21st anniversary
15 March, 2014
Georgian artillerists celebrated their 21st anniversary today. The solemn ceremony dedicated to Artillery Day was held at the military base of I Artillery Brigade in Vaziani.
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President Margvelashvii attended military training in Vaziani
14 March, 2014
Georgian Special Operations Forces training is underway at Vaziani military base. President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili, Defence Minister Irakli Alasania and Chief of General Staff
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Georgian soldiers exhibited their works in Afghanistan
12 March, 2014
The military servicemen of 31st Battalion deployed for the ISAF mission in Afghanistan held an exhibition of their own paintings and hand-made works
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Georgian soldiers win Gold Medal in Paralympics in the US
11 March, 2014
Georgian military servicemen gained a Gold Medal in the Paralympics style competition in the USA.
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Official music video for Georgia’s representative at Junior Eurovision, Lizi-Pop has been released. Тhe creative team of Bzikebistudio worked on the graphic video.
Source for this footage is an American show from the 80’s to which several Georgian dancers were invited while on their tour of the U.S.
Marika Darchia, Davit Lortkipanidze and Omar Mkheidze became the first to be awarded with the title of an “Accomplished Palace Graduate”.
A rally in support of Ukraine was held in front of the Ukrainian Embassy in Georgia, organized by a civil society forum “Eastern Partnership”.
Striking similarity between Georgia’s Minister of Defense Irakli Alasania and British actor James Purefoy is a frequent topic of discussion among social media users.
Me, You and Batumi is the name of a new composition, which was erected in the Wonderland Park in 2012. The author of the sculpture is Irakli Tsuladze.
During an official visit to Kyoto, then former capital of Japan, Georgia’s President Giorgi Margvelashvili and his wife Maka Chichua attended
DATA TUTASHKHIA BY CHABUA AMIREJIBI

The novel tells the story of a Georgian outlaw at the time of Tsardom. It combines thriller elements with Dostoyevskian themes of personal fate and national identity.
Tbilisi hosted the 1st international documentary film festival in the South Caucasus, CinéDOC-Tbilisi. The festival presented around 50 documentaries
Nugzar Makhateli, Marina Loladze, Davit Makhateli and Maia Makhateli, are all part of the same family. This is the only Georgian family serving ballet and great art, and the world press
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