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Tuesday, March 29, 2016, #061 (3595)

Republicans to unveil party election plans in a ‘few days’

According to the Parliament Speaker, Davit Usupashvili, who is a member of the Republican Party, the Republicans do not plan to leave the coalition Georgian Dream (GD) and none of the governmental and parliamentary officials from the Republicans are going to resign. (more)

Georgia shocked by Pakistan terror attack

Georgia’s top officials stated they are “concerned and shocked” by the March 27 terror attack in Lahore, Pakistan, which claimed 70 leaves and left another 300 people injured. (more)

Six detained for supplying kindergartens with unhealthy dairy products


Guardian: ‘The Russia-Georgia war: why the ICC is launching war crimes probe’


The News in Brief

"Car dealers demonstrate against ban on right-hand drive vehicles" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

EPP honorary president names a challenge for Georgia’s visa liberalization

The European Peoples Party’s (EPP) honorary President Joseph Daul has told Georgia’s private broadcaster Rustavi 2 that the EPP group will support visa liberalization if Georgia’s 2016 parliamentary elections are conducted freely and fairly. (more)

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