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Tuesday, December 9, 2014, #239 (3262)

Angela Merkel: Russia creating problems in the East

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Russia is interfering in the affairs of Eastern Europe by trying to hinder the Association Agreement of Moldova, Georgia and Ukraine. (more)

Lari exchange rate against USD to stabilize

Deputy Minister of Economy Dimitri Kumsishvili states that Lari exchange rate against the USD will stay around 1.80 – 1.85. (more)

Republican Party appeals to the coalition to support strong state institutions


The News in Brief

"Eka Tkeshelashvili and Data Akhalaia may be appointed to Ukraine’s government" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

More speculation over Putin-Margvelashvili meeting

During the OSCE 21st Ministerial that took place December 4-5 in Switzerland, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov spoke about ... (more)

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