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Tuesday, December 19, 2017, #248 (4040)

Georgian Dream MP Fuels Speculation that Prime Minister May Resign

A member of the ruling Georgian Dream (GD) party, Zakaria Kutsnashvili, on Monday hinted at the possibility that current Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili may resign in the coming weeks. (more)

Pankisi-Born Chechen Commander Killed in Syria

Salahuddin Shishani, a prominent Chechen commander in Syria who once led the radical jihadist group Jaish al-Muhajireen wal-Ansar (JMA) and (more)

Tbilisi Confirms Abkhaz Officials’ Visit to Belgium


Georgian NGOs, Media Criticize Amendments to Broadcasting Law


The News in Brief

"Nine MEPs Call for Vano Merabishvili’s Release" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Georgian Parliament Adopts Bill Streamlining State Salaries

The Georgian parliament on Monday adopted a bill on specific salary ranges for public service jobs. (more)

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