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Thursday, August 22, 2019, #162 (4466)

Accounts of TBC Bank founders seized

The founder of Georgia’s largest bank TBC, Mamuka Khazaradze says his and another co-founder Badri Japaridze’s bank accounts have been seized. (more)

Recent developments in occupied territories

Eight detainees were freed on 20th of August from self-proclaimed Tskhinvali and they are in the territory controlled by the central government of Georgia. (more)

Public Defender publishes statement on dismissal of journalists from Rustavi 2


NGOs criticize amendments to Election Code initiated by ruling GD


The News in Brief

"Russia's blast has not affected radiation level in Georgia" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Public Defender submits communication on hateful attitudes and hate crimes to Committee of Ministers of CoE

Public Defender of Georgia Nino Lomjaria submitted a communication concerning ‘Identoba’ group cases (Identoba and Others v. Georgia, 97 Members of the Gldani Congregation of Jehovah’s witnesses And 4 Others v. Georgia, Begheluri and Others v. Georgia, and Tsartsidze and Others v. Georgia) to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe. (more)

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