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Monday, November 3, 2014, #213 (3236)

President vetoes Law on Eavesdropping

President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili vetoed the Law on Electronic Communications adopted by parliament a couple of days ago. (more)

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Opinion & Analysis

Presidential veto stands

Georgia has come up with a political surprise. President Giorgi Margvelashvili, whose performance is not much appreciated by the Georgian Dream and is mostly considered to be a politically “symbolic” figure, used his right to veto the draft law on eavesdropping and surveillance, adopted by the parliament majority. (more)

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