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Tuesday, February 7, 2017, #025 (3817)

Tskhinvali sentences Georgian man to 20 years in prison

Georgias Tskhinvali region, which is now occupied by Russia, has sentenced a citizen of Georgia to 20 years in prison for terrorism and related charges. (more)

Internet phone conversation allegedly allegedly involves Rustavi 2 director

A Ukrainian website, , has released another recording of a phone conversation which allegedly took place between Nika Gvaramia, Rustavi 2's Director General, and the ex-Justice Minister of Georgia, Zurab Adeishvil, who is on the run. (more)

Protest rally of vendors affected by the fire


PBD director denies closure of some programs


The News in Brief

"Georgia Closes Gulen-Affiliated School in Batumi" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Detained while protesting transfer of tree

Members of the United National Movement (UNM) opposition were detained on February 5 as they protested a traffic jam caused by the transfer of a 100-year-old Magnolia tree currently owned by the ex-Prime Minister and founder of the current ruling Georgian Dream party, billionaire Bidzina Ivanishvili. (more)

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