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Monday, May 4, 2020, #075 (4632)

9 dead and more than 220 recovered – updates on Coronavirus in Georgia

Over the weekend, the number of people infected by the coronavirus has surpassed 590, with 9 dead and more than 220 recovered. Among the infected are doctors. (more)

Rhetoric of epidemiologists encourages xenophobic sentiment - TDI Mushevani’s incident

The Institute for Tolerance and Diversity (TDI) says it is important for the government and epidemiologists to refrain from making unreasonable statements provoking intolerance on ethnic/religious grounds. (more)

The News in Brief

"Georgia is in the middle of Covid-19 peak, Paata Imnadze says" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Prolonged state of emergency in Georgia

The main event of the past week is the Parliament’s April 22nd sitting, which extended the state of emergency until May 22nd. (more)

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