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Tuesday, May 17, 2016, #095 (3629)

MoD employees charged

Tbilisi City Court judge Besik Bugianishvili found five former officials of the Ministry of Defense (MoD) guilty of misspending budgetary funds and sentenced them to seven years of imprisonment on May 16. (more)

Baku-Supsa 20 years old

The Prime Minister of Azerbaijan, Artur Rasizade, met Georgia’s Prime Minister and President in Tbilisi early on May 16 to highlight the importance of joint projects and their close partnership. (more)

Private broadcaster releases list of alleged top ten of UNM


Strong hailstorm damages Kakheti region


The News in Brief

"There is lack of love, and family has lost the importance it should have – Patriarch" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Crime rate has not increased

Deputy Interior Minister Archil Talakvadze says there has been no increase in the crime rate in Georgia. (more)

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