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Wednesday, May 8, 2024, #084 (5645)

MEPs Call for Suspension of Georgia's EU Candidate Status

More than thirty Members of the European Parliament have jointly penned a letter to Vice-President of the European Commission, Joseph Borrell, urging the suspension of Georgia's candidate status for EU membership. (more)

Public Defender Condemns Violence Against Individuals Based on Their Political Views

The Special Investigation Service has initiated an investigation into the attack on the Formula TV crew and Giorgi Kldiashvili, the director of the Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI), near the Swedish Embassy. (more)

The News in Brief

"Strasbourg Court Orders Government to Pay Over Euro 150,000 to Victims of 'Gavrilov Night'" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Crisis in Georgia: 'Russian Law' Ignites Protests as Elections Loom

The adoption of the "Russian Law" by 83 deputies of the Georgian Parliament in the first reading has sharply strained the situation both within the country, between Georgian Dream and its opponents, and between Georgian Dream and Georgia's western partners. (more)

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