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Thursday, October 20, 2016, #207 (3741)

PM wants constitutional majority to fulfill election promises

Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili says the ruling party wants the constitutional majority in Parliament to fulfill all the promises given to voters in the pre-election period. (more)

Opposition UNM launches campaign to attract voters for run-offs

Georgia’s main opposition party, the United National Movement (UNM), has called on voters to support the UNM and not the ruling Georgian Dream–Democratic Georgia (GDDG) party ahead of the second round of majoritarian elections on October 30. (more)

Russia tries to legalize its troops in Georgia


Gov’t evaluates grape harvest 2016


The News in Brief

"CEC to request GEL 4,700,000 for conducting second round of elections" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

People take Republicans as distant relatives

Georgia’s Parliament Speaker and leader of the Republican opposition party, David Usupashvili, whose party failed to overcome minimum 5% threshold in the October 8 Parliamentary Elections, says the Republicans require “an image change”. (more)

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