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Friday, February 28, 2020, #036 (4593)

First Coronavirus case in Georgia, gov’t closes borders with several countries

The Minister of Health of Georgia Ekaterine Tikaradze announced on February 26 that one Georgian citizen tested positive for coronavirus. (more)

Fearing Coronavirus, occupied Tskhinvali closes last crossing point, Abkhazia extends travel ban

The Russian controlled Abkhazia region has announced it is barring entry 'to all foreigners,' including the only crossing point connecting the region with the rest of Georgia because of the new coronavirus. (more)

The News in Brief

"Public Defender’s Statement on Illegal Deprivation of Juvenile’s Liberty" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Memory of February 25, 1921

The February-March War of 1921, which was followed by the collapse of the Democratic Republic of Georgia, is one of the most heavy chapters of Georgian History. (more)

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