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Monday, December 28, 2019, #253 (4557)

Doctor Vazha Gaprindashvili released after illegally detained by occupation regime in Tskhinvali

After being illegally detained for almost two months by the occupation regime in Tskhinvali (so-called South Ossetia) region, Georgian doctor Vazha Gaprindashvili was freed on December 28. (more)

Pope Francis’ Secretary of State visits Georgia

Pope Francis’ Secretary of State, His Eminence Cardinal Pietro Parolin, visited Georgia on December 27, 2019. (more)

After almost four-month moratorium, president will pardon convicts for Christmas


The News in Brief

"Putin promises Bibilov to strengthen bilateral relations next year " (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Minister of Justice, NGOs speak out about dangers of non-electronic IDs

The Constitutional Court of Georgia approved the issuance of non-electronic IDs. The IDs won’t have ‘chips’ in them as some claim is against their religion. (more)

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