Georgia Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Georgia holding mid-term election to municipal assembliesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Trend

    Nine majority MPs will be elected on May 22 in the mid-term election to Georgia's municipal assemblies , Georgia Online reported. Georgia's Central Election Commission has said that the election is being held at 45 polling stations in Gldani, Gardabani, Kaspi, Tskaltubo, Ozurgeti, Khobi and Zugdidi.

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  2. From a house perched on top of a towering rock to a...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... bolthole, the world's most bizarre properties revealed They include a house balanced on 131ft rock in Georgia and another on a tiny outcrop in a Serbian river As humans have reached every corner of the globe, they have also fought tooth and nail to ...

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  3. How to tackle Dounreay nuclear reactor? Use Blu-TacKRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    A team tasked with decommissioning a nuclear reactor came up with a simple, sticky solution when they needed to take samples from its core - Blu Tack Workers at Dounreay near Thurso in Caithness needed to take samples of metal from holes drilled into the base of the Prototype Fast Reactor . They decided to attach some Blu Tack to the end of a long flexible rod, and insert it nearly 10 metres into the reactor core - saving the cost of developing a specialist tool for the job.

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  4. Is the west really destined for war with Russia?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... and politically? To answer these points it's important to return again to that time shortly after the Russia-Georgia war of 2008. For it was following that conflict that then Russian Minister of Defence, Anatoly Serdyukov, launched an ambitious ...

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  5. Georgia promoted as shooting destination at CannesRead the original story

    May 21, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Cannes, May 21 : A newly launched government programme -- Film in Georgia -- to promote Georgia as a filming destination among filmmakers across the globe, was presented at the 69th Cannes Film Festival. The government has already started an aggressive marketing campaign for the programme and among primary markets are India, US, China, France and Italy, read a statement.

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  6. Tbilisi: a Nato alternative: New Georgia-Turkey-Azerbaijan union seen as Nato alternativeRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Groong

    Rezonansi, Tbilisi, Georgia May 18 2016 A NATO alternative Tako Mateshvili Political analysts have argued that an initiative to strengthen military cooperation between Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey and hold joint drills is an alternative to NATO. They do not rule out that this cooperation, which started with an aim to ensure energy security, may in the future be transformed into a military alliance with an end to prevent Russia's military aggression.

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  7. George W. Bush Praises Group That Has Pushed for Anti-Gay Crackdowns AbroadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Mother Jones

    Earlier this week, former President George W. Bush accepted an award from the World Congress of Families, a social conservative group that has played a leading role in fostering anti-gay movements and legislation abroad, including a widely condemned measure in Russia that criminalized the public expression of same-sex relationships. The World Congress of Families, which awarded Bush its "Family and Democracy Pro-Life Award" at its conference in Tbilisi, Georgia, is the main project of the Illinois-based Howard Center for Family, Religion and Society.

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  8. Georgia's Tbilisi Dinamo: Under Stalin, a Soccer Team for the Secret PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | EurasiaNet

    ... NKVD building, dying from his injuries that night. (Photo: National Library of the Georgian Parliament) For Soviet Georgia, Tbilisi Dinamo was not just a soccer club. It was much more - a display of national pride and identity. From ordinary people ...

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  9. Maroon 5 refuses to play in North Carolina over bathroom law, prepares for show in MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... on June 5 in Bucharest, Romania, where same-sex unions are not recognized by the state; and on June 7 in Batumi, Georgia, where gay marriage is defined as the union of one man and one woman. Russia in 2013 passed a law barring "propaganda for ...

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  10. Georgian Shot Dead Near Breakaway Abkhazia RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    Georgia has officially expressed "shock and deep concern" over a deadly shooting along the administrative boundary with the Russian-controlled, breakaway region of Abkhazia. The Georgian Foreign Ministry said on May 20 that a 31-year-old Georgian citizen, Giga Otkhozoria, was shot dead by Russian troops patrolling areas near the boundary.

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  11. Nagorno-Karabakh And The Fate Of Azerbaijan's Hydrocarbon Transport PipelinesRead the original story

    May 20, 2016 | Groong

    ... supplies, they would affect the coffers of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), reduce the gas supply to Georgia by at least 90%, and to a lesser degree (10%) Turkey. However, half of Israel's crude is purchased from Azerbaijan, forcing it ...

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  12. SOCAR has no plans to construct oil refinery in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan's state energy company SOCAR has no plans for the construction of an oil refinery in Georgia, head of the SOCAR Energy Georgia LLC Mahir Mammadov told Trend on May 19. Mammadov noted that no agreement was signed with the Georgian government on the construction of a refinery in this country. Earlier, Georgia's President Mikheil Saakashvili announced about the construction of a refinery in Georgia's Poti by SOCAR in 2012.

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  13. Nuclear alarm from ArmeniaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    ... of producing the weapons." These statements were made during a recent operation of the State Security Service of Georgia, which detained three Armenians in Georgia, who were trying to smuggle $200 million worth of radioactive materials (uranium ...

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  14. Hema Malini jets to Georgia for conferenceRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Mumbai, May 20 : Actress and BJP MP Hema Malini has left for Georgia to address a conference as a special guest. She will discuss Indian culture and politics.

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  15. Israel reaches final of Eurovision song contestRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... final on Saturday in Stockholm. The other countries that made the final are Australia, Ukraine, Belgium, Bulgaria, Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Serbia, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Malta, the ...

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  16. President George W. Bush to Welcome Delegates to World Congress of...Read the original story

    May 13, 2016 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Larry Jacobs, Manager, World Congress of Families , 815-997-7106, [email protected] TBILISI, Georgia May 13, 2016 / Christian Newswire / -- The following is the text of the welcome message from President George W. Bush to be delivered to the delegates of the World Congress of Families X at the Opening Ceremony on May 16: I send greetings to those gathered for the World Congress of Families X in Tbilisi, Georgia. As the first sitting U.S. President to visit Georgia, I was honored and humbled by the appreciation and enthusiasm expressed to me by the Georgian people gathered in Tbilisi's Freedom Square in 2005.

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  17. Historical Tbilisi Opera House Refurbished By SALZBRENNER mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | ProSoundWeb

    The Tbilisi Opera and Ballet Theatre in Georgia has been refurbished by the systems integrator SALZBRENNER media in a comprehensive project from March 2013 to January 2016. The Tbilisi Opera and Ballet Theatre or, to give it its full name, "The Zakaria Paliashvili Tbilisi State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet", was founded in 1851, and is generally considered to be the leading venue in the Caucasus.

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  18. The Morning Vertical, May 13, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    ... the European Leadership Network's website on Tbilisi's endless quest to join NATO . "Eight years have passed since Georgia was promised in Bucharest that it would one day become a member of NATO," Japaridze writes. "During that time NATO Summits ...

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  19. Karabakh and the fate of Azerbaijan's hydrocarbon pipelinesRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Groong

    ... supplies, they would affect the coffers of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR), reduce the gas supply to Georgia by at least 90%, and to a lesser degree (10%) Turkey. However, half of Israel's crude is purchased from Azerbaijan, forcing it ...

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  20. Georgia: A "Family" Gathering Commemorates an Anti-Gay RiotRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | EurasiaNet

    An anti-LGBTQ conference provides ecumenical and political unity among American, Georgian and Russian members of the religious right. Leaders of the American and Russian Christian-right are converging in Tbilisi, Georgia on May 15 to attend a four-day summit called the World Congress of Families, perhaps the world's biggest anti-gay symposium.

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