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Monday, November 12, 2012, #218 (2734)

NATO Military Committee visit to Georgia postponed

The NATO Military Committee visit to Georgia, scheduled for November 9th, has been postponed for an unknown period of time. (more)

Alternative monitoring aims to reduce ill treatment in Georgian prisons

On Friday, the Ministry of Corrections and Legal Assistance of Georgia, with assistance from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), (more)

Controversy over gas tariff


Bus drivers’ strike continues


Kalandadze released; Akhalaia remains in prison


The News in Brief

"Georgian battalion returns from Afghanistan" (more)


Tbilisi Mayor is asked to leave government session

Tbilisi Mayor Gigi Ugulava is facing his first confrontation with the new Georgian Dream government. It became known just before the old government (more)

Press Scanner

"No lights in president’s palace" (more)

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