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Friday, February 3, 2017, #023 (3815)

European Parliament backs Georgia’s visa waiver

The European Parliament (EP) supported Georgia’s visa-liberalization with 553 votes for and 66 against on Thursday (38 abstained). The voting process was preceded by debates. (more)

Georgian Vice-Colonel asks for political asylum in Ukraine

Georgian Vice-Colonel Gia Tsertsvadze, who has just been released from detention in Ukraine, has requested political asylum in Ukraine for him and his family, as he believes they are at risk from Russia and cannot trust the Georgian government. (more)

People detained at Georgia’s occupied regions


‘Learn Georgian’ Program start in Tbilisi


The News in Brief

"Ukrainian website claims it obtained correspondence where Mikheil Saakashvili blackmails judges" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Some IDPs will lose state support

Ministry of Refugees stated that some internally displaced families will no longer receive the state monthly support, worth 45GEL. (more)

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