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  1. I Just Can't Get Georgia (the Country) Off My MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The country of Georgia is red-hot when it comes to tourists seeking the next experience, so go before everybody else does. That idiot happened to be me.

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  2. Adieu AznavourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | Groong

    ... born in Saint Germaine des Pres, Paris on 22 May, 1924 to Armenian immigrants Michael Aznavourian from Akhaltsikhe, Georgia and Knar Baghdassarian from Smyrna, currently Izmir. With his unique tenor voice, Aznavour sold 180 million records and ...

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  3. Charles Aznavour championed persecuted Christians and private propertyRead the original story

    Oct 4, 2018 | Acton Institute

    All of Europe has been grief-stricken over the death of one of the greatest French singers of the last century. Charles Aznavour, known as the "French Sinatra," died on October 1 at the age of 94. In his long career, Aznavour was a singer, composer, and actor.

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  4. World Famous French-Armenian Singer Charles Aznavour Dies at 94Read the original story

    Oct 1, 2018 | Groong

    Charles Aznavour died today at the age of 94. Aznavour's father was an ethnic Armenian emigrant from Akhaltsikhe, Georgia who sang in French restaurants before establishing a Caucasian-themed restaurant in Paris called Le Caucase. Aznavour began his musical career at an early age.

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  5. Georgian Protest Leader Calls On 'All Political Parties' To Join PushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Weekday Magazine

    The organizer of antigovernment rallies in Tbilisi urged "all political parties" in Georgia to join the protest movement as demonstrations continued into the early morning hours of June 3 in the South Caucasus nation. "Until now, I have been trying to appeal only to the public for support," Zaza Saralidze said late on June 2 in a speech that was broadcast live by local television stations.

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  6. Protest In Tbilisi Pauses But No Change In Demands For New GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | Weekday Magazine

    A rally by thousands of protesters demanding the resignation of Georgia's government ended in the early hours of the morning on June 2, but organizers said the demonstration would resume later in the evening. Zaza Saralidze, leader of the rally which started out on May 31 as a mass protest against the verdict in the trial of two young men suspected of murdering his teenage son, said he would stay overnight in a tent encampment erected in front of Tbilisi's old parliament building.

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  7. The Tragedy of Armenia's First Prime Minister: Too Blunt and Now ForgottenRead the original story

    May 29, 2018 | Groong

    Hoping to be the George Washington of the Caucuses, Hovhannes Kajaznuni helped found the first Republic of Armenia one hundred years ago, only to end up trashed by some Armenians as its sniveling Neville Chamberlain, hailed by others as Armenia's truth-telling Isaiah, but mostly forgotten today. The Armenian state is one of the world's youngest, founded after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991.

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  8. The tragedy of Armenia's first prime minister: The Daily BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Hoping to be the George Washington of the Caucuses, Hovhannes Kajaznuni helped found the first Republic of Armenia one hundred years ago, only to end up trashed by some Armenians as its sniveling Neville Chamberlain, hailed by others as Armenia's truth-telling Isaiah, but mostly forgotten today, The Daily Beast says in a feature. The Armenian state is one of the world's youngest, founded after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991.

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  9. Georgian Armenians uneasy with opening of Turkish border: EurasiaNetRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - A few weeks ago, residents of the Georgian border village of Dadash, the majority of them Armenians , blocked the main highway connecting the country with Turkey . Their aim, they said, was to call attention to rampant lawlessness in the area since the opening of the border post with Turkey in 2015, Eurasianet.org says.

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  10. With Opening Of Turkish Border, Georgia's Armenians Grow ResentfulRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2017 | Groong

    A few weeks ago, residents of the village of Dadash, on Georgia's border with Turkey, blocked the main highway connecting the two countries. Their aim, they said, was to call attention to rampant lawlessness in the area since the opening of the border post with Turkey in 2015.

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  11. With Opening of Turkish Border, Georgia's Armenians Grow ResentfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | EurasiaNet

    An old Ottoman fortress watches silently over Akhalkalaki. In 2015, red graffiti appeared in Turkish, warning local Armenians "We Will Return!" A few weeks ago, residents of the village of Dadash, on Georgia's border with Turkey, blocked the main highway connecting the two countries.

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  12. Meskhetian Turks from Ukraine Find a New Home in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | EurasiaNet

    Turkish officials, in 2015, welcome the first group of Meskhetian Turks that the country agreed to repatriate from Ukraine. Turkey has just received the last group of resettlees.

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