Georgia bans sale of agricultural land to foreign nationals

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Luxembourg FM: If Georgia has been a Nato member, war with Russia would have been possible

26.10.2009 15:30 GMT

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“It is not excluded that if Georgia has been a Nato member, there would have been no war with Russia in August last year”, Luxembourg FM Jean Asselborn told a news conference in Riga.

Air communication between Georgia and Israel suspended

26.10.2009 15:26 GMT

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Israel and Georgia have stopped operating regular air flights since October 25.

Saakashvili: Georgia has no right to be an ordinary Eastern-European country

26.10.2009 15:25 GMT

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Georgia is following approximately the same route that had earlier been passed by the Eastern European states, Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili said in Poti.

Azerbaijan’s embassy to Georgia to present book on Armenian aggression

26.10.2009 15:02 GMT

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Georgian, Russian patriarchs to meet in Azerbaijan

26.10.2009 14:57 GMT

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The Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia, Kirill, will meet the Patriarch of all Georgia, Ilia II, in Baku, ITAR-TASS reports.

Georgian Catholicos Patriarch: Georgia will survive, consolidate and flourish

26.10.2009 14:27 GMT

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Georgia will survive, consolidate and flourish, Georgian Catholicos Patriarch Ilia II said in his sermon delivered at the Holy Trinity Cathedral on Sunday.

Joint U.S.-Georgia military exercises started

24.10.2009 16:31 GMT

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The U.S. and Georgia begin two-week bilateral military exercises – Immediate Response, on October 24, the U.S. embassy in Tbilisi said in a brief announcement on Friday.

Georgian oppositionist: Armenians and Georgians are not friends

24.10.2009 14:45 GMT

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In an interview with Asaval-dasaval daily, Georgian oppositionist Gogi Khaindrava commented on September statement by the RA President Serzh Sargsyan on granting Armenian language the regional status.

Kiev says no arms supplies to Georgia

24.10.2009 14:24 GMT

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Ukraine does not supply ams to Georgia and is not involved in the armed conflict in the Caucasus in August of 2008, country’s foreign minister Petr Poroshenko said.

Film star Keira Knightley arrives in Georgia

24.10.2009 13:57 GMT

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Hollywood star Keira Knightley has arrived in Tbilisi with her friend, who is playing a lead role in a film about the August 2008 war with Russia.

President Saakashvili: Georgia will use peaceful means to restore country's territorial integrity

23.10.2009 20:48 GMT

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Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has said that the country's territorial integrity can only be restored by peaceful means.

US vice-president wants Romania to support Georgia's NATO bid

23.10.2009 20:01 GMT

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US Vice-President Joe Biden has urged Romania to back Georgia and Ukraine in their bids to join NATO.

Georgian president thanks Germany for support

23.10.2009 18:10 GMT

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Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has attended a ceremony in Gori to mark the completion of housing for people displaced from South Ossetia.

Two new cases of H1N1 registered in Georgia

23.10.2009 16:27 GMT

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Two new cases of H1N1 flu have been registered in Georgia.

Lithuanian FM: Tragedy in Georgia must not repeat

23.10.2009 15:45 GMT

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Lithuanian FM Vigaudas Ushatskas made a speech at a session in the OSCE Permanent Council in Vienna and met with senior officials of this organization and leaders of the OSCE delegations.

New US ambassador pledges support for Georgia's NATO integration

23.10.2009 15:15 GMT

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In his first statement for the press since taking office, the new US ambassador to Georgia, John R. Bass, has expressed support for Georgia’s NATO membership.

Georgia may export electricity to Russia this winter

23.10.2009 14:57 GMT

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23.10.2009 13:09 GMT

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NATO secretary-general: Georgia and Ukraine will join NATO

22.10.2009 21:31 GMT

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Minister Temur Iakobashvili says Georgia may join NATO without MAP

22.10.2009 20:22 GMT

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State Minister for Reintegration Temur Iakobashvili asserts Georgia may join NATO without getting the Membership Action Plan not only theoretically.

U.S. Deputy Assistant secretary of state visits Georgia

22.10.2009 20:00 GMT

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U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Tina S. Kaidanow is holding talks with Georgian authorities in Tbilisi on October 22.

Breakaway South Ossetia ratifies agreement on border protection with Russia

22.10.2009 15:06 GMT

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The parliament of South Ossetia has ratified an agreement on joint protection of its border with Russia.

Hungary supports territorial integrity of Georgia

22.10.2009 14:50 GMT

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Hungary supports the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Georgia, the Foreign Ministry of Georgia stated after the meeting of Grigol Vashadze with the representatives of Hungarian government in the course of his visit on October 20th - 21st.

Georgian may declare boycott to the Sochi Olympics 2014

22.10.2009 14:27 GMT

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Georgian may declare boycott to the Sochi Olympics. The issue has been discussed at the joint session of parliamentary committees on foreign affairs and territorial integrity of Georgia.

Georgian parliament's speaker meets US State Department officials

21.10.2009 19:35 GMT

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Georgian parliament speaker David Bakradze, who is visiting Washington, has met US Assistant Secretary of State Philip Gordon to discuss US-Georgian relations, including the situation in Georgia's occupied areas.

Explosion on the Senak-Poti sector of the Georgian railway

21.10.2009 15:46 GMT

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Explosion has occurred on the Senaki-Poti sector of the Georgian railway. The blast was so strong that the 12 cars of the train full of black oil fell on the side and the oil poured all around.

Russian reports: Tbilisi, not Moscow, sends signals for talks

21.10.2009 14:51 GMT

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It is Tbilisi, not Moscow, who sends “signals” indicating that Georgia is willing to restore ties with Moscow, RIA Novosti news agency reported quoting unnamed “senior source” from the Russian Foreign Ministry.

Slovakia supports Georgia's territorial integrity

21.10.2009 14:36 GMT

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An official comment has come from the Georgian Foreign Ministry by results of talks between FMs Grigol Vashazde and Miroslav Laychek saying Slovakia voiced its support to the territorial integrity of Georgia.

The leader of Labor party of Georgia: Ecuador can recognize South Ossetia and Abkhazia

21.10.2009 14:04 GMT

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US to assist Georgia in raising defence capacity - Vershbow

20.10.2009 21:53 GMT

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Vershbow says missile defense systems not to be placed in Georgia

20.10.2009 21:52 GMT

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The United States does not intend to place the missile defense systems in Georgia, said US assistant secretary of State Alexander Vershbow in Tbilisi today.

Quarantine at Tbilisi Public School

20.10.2009 21:28 GMT

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Quarantine has been declared At Tbilisi public school №63 today.

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