Two tourists saved in snowy mountain rescue in Georgia

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Azerbaijani, Georgian and Armenian handball teams participate in Challenge Trophy tournament

31.10.2009 14:33 GMT

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The handball tournament Challenge Trophy among male teams has kicked off in Moldova’s Kishinev.

Abkhazia and so called South Ossetia asked Ecuador to recognize its independence

31.10.2009 14:27 GMT

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Georgia not to declare quarantine due to swine flu

31.10.2009 14:18 GMT

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Georgian Health minister Alexander Kvitashvili does not see the need to introduce quarantine due to the threat of swine flu.

Military maneuvers finished in Georgia

31.10.2009 13:59 GMT

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Immediate Response joint military drills of Georgia and the USA finished in Vaziani military base.

Humanitarian aid delivered from U.S. to Georgia

30.10.2009 21:49 GMT

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U.S. Ambassador to Georgia John Bass and the Minister of Health and Social Care of Georgia, Sandro Kvitashvili welcomed the American Military Plane, which delivered 7,200,000-dollar humanitarian aid in the Tbilisi airport today.

Georgians detained by Russian border guards released

30.10.2009 20:54 GMT

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The 16 Georgian civilians arrested by Russian border guards have been released, Georgian TV channels report.

Georgia, Greece sign military cooperation plan for 2010

30.10.2009 20:08 GMT

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The Georgian and Greek defence ministries have signed a bilateral military cooperation plan for 2010, the Georgian Defence Ministry reports.

Son of Georgia's first president remanded in custody

30.10.2009 19:11 GMT

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Tsotne Gamsakhurdia, son of Georgia's first president, Zviad Gamsakhurdia, has been remanded in custody for two months by decision of a Tbilisi Court.

Documentary shown in Yerevan on Armenians in Georgia

30.10.2009 15:26 GMT

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A documentary, Vage, on the current situation in the Georgian region of Javakheti, which is largely inhabited by ethnic Armenians, has been shown in Yerevan.

MP says over one million Georgians live in poverty

30.10.2009 14:46 GMT

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Opposition MP Jondi Baghaturia has said that official data on poverty in the country is incomplete and needs to be adjusted.

Russia accuses arrested Georgian civilians of illegal logging

30.10.2009 14:26 GMT

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A criminal case has been opened against 16 Georgian civilians detained by Russian border guards, Russia's deputy foreign minister, Andrey Nesterenko, has said.

In 2009 SOCAR to invest $20 million in Georgia’s gas distribution system and lay 800 km of gas pipes

30.10.2009 13:07 GMT

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Realization of the agreement signed on December 26 in Tbilisi by State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) president Rovnag Abdullayev and then Georgian economy minister Lasha Zhvaniya is ongoing.

US general visits Georgian manoeuvres

29.10.2009 21:22 GMT

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The United States' top general in Europe, Carter. F. Ham, has visited the Vaziani military base in Georgia to watch the US-Georgian Immediate Response 2009 exercises.

Georgia starts television propaganda all over Caucasus

29.10.2009 21:16 GMT

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The Georgian government launches information war throughout Caucasus.

Georgia and Israel resume flights

29.10.2009 20:42 GMT

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Flights between Georgia and Israel, suspended on 25 October, resumed today.

Georgian representatives discusses defence planning at NATO HQ

29.10.2009 16:50 GMT

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A Georgian Defence Ministry delegation, led by Deputy Defence Minister Nikoloz Vashakidze, has returned from talks at NATO headquarters in Brussels.

Penelope Cruz, Javier Bardem to star in film shot in Georgia

29.10.2009 15:54 GMT

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Andres Vicente Gomez, who has worked as a producer with Spanish film director Pedro Almodovar, will shoot the film, The Vampire, on location in Georgia.

Georgian intelligence chief: Risk of Russian provocation in border areas

29.10.2009 15:03 GMT

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Gela Bezhuashvili, the head of the Georgian intelligence service, said on Tuesday that there is a risk of provocation in the areas of Georgia bordering on Russia.

Philip Gordon mentioned Georgia while reporting Obama policy

29.10.2009 14:35 GMT

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Philip Gordon, the American assistant secretary of state for Europe and Eurasia touched the territorial problems of Georgia while reporting the Obama administration policy in Washington yesterday.

Saakashvili meets Lech Kachinsky

28.10.2009 19:57 GMT

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Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili has met with the president of Poland Lech Kachinsky within the official visit to Poland.

Georgia protests to Russia over detention of civilians

28.10.2009 19:40 GMT

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Georgia has protested at the detention of 16 civilians by Russian border guards on charges of violating the South Ossetian border.

US ambassador upbeat on democratic spirits in Georgia

28.10.2009 18:49 GMT

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New US ambassador John Bas is pleased with the impressions he received upon arrival to Georgia.

Georgia may be excluded from WTO in December

28.10.2009 14:38 GMT

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The European Union starts unprecedented trade war with Georgia.

A special group to monitor situation in Pankisi Gorge

28.10.2009 14:19 GMT

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US State Department reports improvements in religious freedom in Georgia

27.10.2009 20:14 GMT

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Respect for religious freedom by the Georgian government continued to improve during 2008, according to the US State Department's recent annual report on international religious freedom.

Georgia and USA hold military exercises to train peacekeepers for Afghanistan

27.10.2009 19:52 GMT

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Georgia and the United States have begun military exercises to train Georgian officers to serve with the International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan.

Georgian Prime Minister pays official visit to Spain

27.10.2009 17:41 GMT

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Georgian Prime Minister Nika Gilauri pays official visit to Spain. The PM will participate in the business forum.

Armenian, Georgian Foreign Ministers hold a meeting

27.10.2009 16:57 GMT

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EU once again pledged support to Georgia

27.10.2009 16:29 GMT

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Two more infected with swine flu in Georgia

27.10.2009 16:01 GMT

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Two new cases of H1N1 virus infection have been recorded in Georgia. Sources in the Georgian Center of Infection Control report both two cases have been imported from abroad.

Georgian President to visit Poland

27.10.2009 16:00 GMT

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The Georgian President will pay a working visit to Poland on October 27.

Georgian expert: "Turkish-Armenian border opening would be politically and economically wrong step"

27.10.2009 15:52 GMT

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"Turkish-Armenian border opening would be politically and economically wrong step", the Georgian scientist, member of the Abkhazian Academy, professor Bondo Arveladze told.

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