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Friday, February 17, 2012, #032 (2548)

NGO demands elections move up to May

Georgian non-governmental organization, New Generation–New Initiative, has demanded that Parliamentary elections be held in May of this year, rather than the planned date in October. (more)

Burjanadze, Akhvlediani comment on emerging Georgian Dream

Nino Burjanadze, leader of the Democratic Movement United Georgia, has expressed her hopes that not everyone is influenced by money in Georgian politics. (more)

Russia training Ossetian soldiers


Petition launched to protest election law changes


Shashkin meets U.S. House Speaker


The News in Brief

"August War movie screening disrupted in Baku" (more)


Georgian Dream faces uphill battle

On February 15, Georgian tycoon Bidzina Ivanishvili announced his political party's initiative group, which will lay the groundwork for an official party structure and election campaign. (more)

Press Scanner

"City of Tbilisi offering help to homeless this winter" (more)

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