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Wednesday, June 7, 2017, #109 (3901)

Georgia protects detained Azeri journalist’s family

Georgia’s security service will protect the family of the Azeri investigative journalist Afgan Mukhtarli, who has been detained in Azerbaijan for allegedly smuggling contraband and illegally crossing the border after two years in exile from his homeland. (more)

Congo-captured Georgian pilot addresses his family

A video-address of Georgian pilot Soso Osurauli, who was captured by rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo in January, has been released on the Internet and spread by the media. (more)

NGOs demand to select Justice Council Candidates transparently


A Georgian national detain by Russian occupants


The News in Brief

"Only Tbilisi, Rustavi, Kutaisi, Poti and Batumi to be self-governing cities" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Necessity of certified auto schools

Georgia’s Deputy Interior Minister, Shalva Khutsishvili, says the ministry is working on a draft of changes that may allow only authorized auto schools to give the necessary documents to those who are seeking for a driving license and want to pass national driving exam. (more)

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