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Wednesday, August 30, 2017, #169 (3961)

International pressure over amended constitution

Georgian parliamentary opposition parties say the Georgian Dream ruling party is trying to somehow “drag” the opposition into consultations over the draft of the constitution as the authorities face “strong international pressure” over the planned changes. (more)

New fire in Akhaltsikhe extinguished

A fire that recently hit the village of Sviri in the Akhaltsikhe district has been localized according to a statement made by the Head of Public Relations Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Tea Pertaia. (more)

Foreign Ministry confirms talks with Russia over Borjomi fire


Gomis Mta Becomes Attractive Resort


The News in Brief

"Georgian from Pankisi Gorge Dies in Syria" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

RMG Gold and Georgia’s cultural heritage

A group of activities, who have been protecting the oldest gold mine in the world in Sakdrisi from the Russian-owned gold mining RMG Gold company, ... (more)

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