Politics
Kurt Volker calls the prosecution of former officials “a step backward for Georgia”
16 August, 2014
Former US Ambassador to NATO Kurt Volker has said the prosecution of former officials is a step backward for Georgia, which is isolating the country and will be exploited by Russia.
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Saakashvili's behavior reminds Gharibashvili of war footage of him
15 August, 2014
Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili called recent comments by Mikheil Saakashvili “words of a typical dictator”.
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“It is obvious which of us underwent cosmetic procedures” – Saakashvili on Ivanishvili
15 August, 2014
Mikheil Saakashvili, ex-President of Georgia, talked on a news program “Courier” by “Rustavi 2 TV” about clothing and cosmetic procedures
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‘Georgians are owed more than Washington has been willing to give’ – The Washington Post
14 August, 2014
The Washington Post published an article with a title "Georgia’s role as U.S. coalition partner has honed its army, bolstered NATO hopes".
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Margvelashvili had a phone conversation with Erdogan
13 August, 2014
Georgia’s President Giorgi Margvelashvili had a phone conversation with the newly-elected Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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“Our Didgori continues!” - Irakli Gharibashvili gifted with a knife
12 August, 2014
Irakli Gharibashvili received a gift from members of the military at a folk festival in Didgori.
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Irakli Gharibashvili sends a letter to US senators
12 August, 2014
Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Gharibashvili responds to the letter sent by the US senators McCain, Risch, Rubio, Shaheen to him on August 1st.
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"Merkel has never been a fan of Saakashvili, though she would have questions about charges against him" - David Kramer
11 August, 2014
There is an impression that Yanukovych acted against Yulia Tymoshenko exactly like this, David Kramer, the President of Freedom House, said in an interview with the Voice of America's Georgian office about the legal proceedings against Mikheil Saakashvili.
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“If the issue is a secret, we should not talk about it with media” – Margvelashvili
11 August, 2014
The President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili made a comment on the issue of secret correspondence between the Prosecutor's Office and the President’s Administration.
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Parliamentary Minority member Giorgi Kandelaki attacked in Tbilisi
09 August, 2014
Giorgi Kandelaki, one of the leaders of the parliamentary minority, considers the assault committed against him a deliberate provocation by the government.
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