Politics
“We consider it as advice”
27 March, 2014
Commenting on the US Department of State’s statement expressing concern over the decision to summon ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili for questioning, Georgian government officials said that they perceived the statement as “an advice” from a partner state to observe due process. Some senior lawmakers from the Georgian Dream ruling coalition said there is “nothing alarming” and there is no need to “dramatize” the situation. The US Department of State said that “no one is above the law, but launching multiple simultaneous investigations involving a former president raises legitimate concerns about political retribution, particularly when legal and judicial institutions are still fragile” in Georgia.
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‘Ask me for whatever you want, but leave the investigation alone’ – Nino Kadagidze recalls talk with Saakashvili
26 March, 2014
Zurab Zhvania’s family has responded to Mikheil Saakashvili. According to them, the investigation has reached its final phase.
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‘If I didn’t bite my tongue, he would put me behind bars’ - Saakashvili about Ivanishvili
26 March, 2014
Georgia’s former president Mikheil Saakashvili told “Rustavi TV 2” in an interview regarding his summons to questioning in court
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'Russia is far more isolated in this instance than it was five years ago with respect to Georgia' - Barack Obama
26 March, 2014
Obama said at a press conference in the Netherlands that “In fact, Russia is far more isolated in this instance than it was five years ago with respect to Georgia, and more isolated
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‘Someone gave Zurab a large sum of money, and I want at least a part of it’ – Saakashvili quotes Zhvania’s wife
26 March, 2014
Georgia’s former president, Mikheil Saakashvili remembers the details of meeting Nino Kadagidze, the wife of Zurab Zhvania
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Rude words from a story and astonished politicians at Georgian Parliament
25 March, 2014
An incident has taken place at a session of the Parliamentary Committee of Legal Issues.
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'We are facing complex challenges' - Gharibashvili addressed the participants of the Nuclear Security Summit
25 March, 2014
Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili has delivered a speech at the Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague, the Prime Minister's press office reports.
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Gharibashvili met Obama in Hague
25 March, 2014
The Prime Minister of Georgia met with U.S. President Barack Obama within the framework of the Nuclear Security Summit in Hague.
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Gharibashvili met the Prime Minister of Netherlands
24 March, 2014
The Georgian Prime Minister's visit to the Kingdom of Netherlands has started. The Georgian delegation met with the Prime Minister of the hosting country Mark Rutte.
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