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Tuesday, July 29, 2014, #145 (3168)

Criminal charges against Saakashvili

The Chief Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia has brought charges against ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili, former Interior Minister Ivane Merabishvili; former Chief Prosecutor Zurab Adeishvili; former Minister of Defence Davit Kezerashvili and former Mayor of Tbilisi, Giorgi Ugulava. (more)

Kaladze addresses public over two-hour blackout

Georgia was not supplied with electricity for two hours on July 27.The issue resulted in various comments directed at Minister of Energy Kakhi Kaladze. (more)

Georgian church against Kazantip festival


Amendment to personal data protection in the works


The News in Brief

"Committees will be able to work in the old parliament building in Tbilisi from September" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

How to treat Russia

Relations with Russia have caused a constant rivalry between the Georgian Dream coalition and The United National Movement. (more)

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