The messenger logo
Friday, July 14, 2023, #131 (5445)

Kelly Degnan Condemns 'Coordinated' Violence at Tbilisi Pride Festival

US Ambassador to Georgia H.E. Kelly Degnan expressed her sadness at witnessing the actions of hateful individuals who resorted to violence and justified their actions in the name of God. (more)

Public Defender's Office Launches an Investigation on MIA Employee Case

The public defender, Levan Ioseliani, stated that he was informed about the public statement of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia employee, in which Goga Razmadze revealed the alleged 'humiliating' pressure on him. (more)

The News in Brief

"Movement Between Georgia and Armenia is Now Possible with a Biometric ID card " (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Georgia Struggles to Meet EU Recommendations, Posing Challenges for Membership Candidacy

As it turns out, the European Union considers only three of Georgia's 12 executable recommendations to be fully implemented. This will remove the grounds for the Georgian government's assertion that it has fully implemented 11 recommendations and only one remains - depolarization. (more)

The Messenger welcomes your comments, questions and letters to the editor. Please write to us at
Exchange Rates
US Dollar - 2.5803
Euro - 2.8806
Pound Sterling - 3.3701
100 Russian Ruble - 2.8639
Swiss Franc - 2.9896