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13 hrs ago | The Day

"We say - No to war!' in six languages"

Three Georgians, a Ukrainian, and an Azerbaijani - this is the international composition of the Ukrainian music band Persona Grata.

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17 hrs ago | AlertNet

INTERVIEW-Georgia feels less secure after Russian move in Ukraine

Russia's intervention in Ukraine has left Georgia more worried about its own security, especially as the former Soviet republic was itself invaded by Russian troops six years ago, Georgian President Georgy Margvelashvili said.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Europe, Ukraine, The Federation, Alternative, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

18 hrs ago | Trend

Five Georgian football clubs punished for contractual matches

A disciplinary committee of the Georgian Football Federation imposed sanctions on the football clubs that played in contractual matches upon the UEFA recommendation.

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18 hrs ago | Trend

Georgia, IMF mull cooperation expansion

Tbilisi, Georgia, April 15 By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend: The issues of cooperation and the prospects for their intensive development have been discussed during the meeting between the Georgian Minister of Finances, Nodar Khaduri and IMF executive director for Dutch and Belgium group of countries, Menno Snel.

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18 hrs ago | Trend

Georgian CEC ready to hold municipal elections

Tbilisi, Georgia, April 15 By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend: The Central Election Commission of Georgia is fully ready to hold the municipal elections, CEC head Tamar Zhvania said after the commission's meeting on April 15. "The elections should be held in a peaceful environment.

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20 hrs ago | Trend

Russian, Georgian special representatives to discuss security issues

Russian Deputy FM, Grigory Karasin and Georgian Prime Minister's Special Envoy on Relations with Russia, Zurab Abashidze will meet in Prague on April 16. Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze told journalists on Tuesday, April 15 that Abashidze is departing for the Czech Republic's capital.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Trend

Georgian Regional Development Minister begins campaign for Tbilisi mayor post

Georgian Minister of Regional Development and Infrastructure David Narmania will resign from his post on April 14 to start the campaign for the position of Tbilisi's mayor from the Georgian Dream coalition which is in power.

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Trend

Azerbaijani oil prices for April 7-11

The average price on AZERI LT, exported from Azerbaijan via the Ceyhan, Batumi and Supsa ports to Italian Augusta port, was $109.43 per barrel on April 7-11, or almost $1.4 more compared to the previous week.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Texarkana Gazette

Striking Slovyansk, Ukraine forces defy stern warnings

Associated Press A man holds a poster reading "Stop Moscow" during a rally Sunday in support of United Ukrainein Tbilisi, Georgia.

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Sunherald.com

Russia's history and politics, not U.S. policies, drive Putin in Ukraine, book argues

In the U.S. debate over the Ukraine crisis, with its inward focus on which U.S. administration has been the most naive about Vladimir Putin's intentions, it's easy to lose sight of the recent history that led him to judge he could get away with seizing the Crimean peninsula.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, George Bush, World News, Asia, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Hillary Clinton

Sat Apr 12, 2014

TrekEarth

The highest

After a few days in Tbilisi, where we met Emilia we went by night train to Zugdidi, In low seson it was no problem to buy a sleeper for 11 lari .

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Groong

Tbilisi: 'The Situation In Javakheti Is Under Absolute Control'

'THE SITUATION IN JAVAKHETI IS UNDER ABSOLUTE CONTROL' Rezonansi, Georgia April 8 2014 Iago Natsvlishvili's interview with Irakli Sesiashvili The situation in [mainly ethnic Armenian-populated] Javakheti [region] is under complete control, Parliament Defence and Security Committee Chairman Irakli Sesiashvili told Rezonansi.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Rustavi 2

The strike of the teachers, pupils...

The strike of the teachers, pupils and their parents at the N53 public school of Tbilisi continues.

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EurasiaNet

Georgia Feeds Turkey's Jones for Tobacco

Taking the bus from Tbilisi to Istanbul is a 24-hour-plus ordeal that generally involves cattle-dodging, seaside views, stops for local food and the pungent odors of fellow travelers.

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KVOX-FM Fargo

Tribeca Film Fest offers eclectic mix of documenta...

More than a decade after it was launched to revitalize lower Manhattan following the September 11 attacks, the Tribeca Film Festival has become a showcase for documentaries and independent films as well as a testing ground for new talent and digital innovations in cinema.

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Related Topix: Rap, Nas, Black Entertainment, Rory Culkin, World News, Fashion, Designers, Dior, The Mindy Project, Entertainment, Television

Arka News Agency

South Caucasus Railways taking part in Caucasus Tourism Fair-2014 in Tbilisi

YEREVAN, April 11. / ARKA /. The South Caucasus Railway , a Russian company operating Armenia's railroads, said today it is taking part in an international tourism exhibition called 'Caucasus Tourism Fair - 2014" that opened today in Tbilisi, the capital of neighboring Georgia.

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Related Topix: World News, Travel, Yerevan, Armenia Travel, Europe Travel, Armenia Travel, Armenia

Rustavi 2

Chief Prosecutor`s Office of Georgia has...

Chief Prosecutor`s Office of Georgia has charged opposition MP Roland Akhalaia with exceeding official authority.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Groong

From Tskhinvali To Yerevan...Via Tbilisi?

FROM TSKHINVALI TO YEREVAN...VIA TBILISI?! Kviris Palitra, Georgia April 7 2014 by Irakli Aladashvili Even the Americans cannot deny the existence of the threat of Russian armoured convoys travelling from Tskhinvali to Armenia via Georgia.

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The Almaden Resident

Classical pianist Khatia Buniatishvili to perform April 13 at San Jose's Le Petit Trianon

Classical pianist Khatia Buniatishvili's life path may have been determined early on--she began taking lessons at age 3 and was already performing abroad at 10--but refrain from calling her a prodigy if you please.

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Slovak Spectator

Residents of Tbilisi burn Slovak ribbon on the wreath after confusion

IN A CASE of mistaken identity, a group of people close to Beso Gazdeliani, deputy governor of the Samgori district in the Georgian capital Tbilisi, burnt a ribbon in the colours of the Slovak flag on a wreath laid by the delegation led by Slovak Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak.

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