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Civil Georgia
Russia Releases Georgian Jailed for SpyingA Georgian citizen, serving prison term in Russia for espionage for Tbilisi, wa
Russia Releases Georgian Jailed for Spying
Civil Georgia / Posted 7 hours ago
A Georgian citizen, serving prison term in Russia for espionage for Tbilisi, was released and handed over to the Georgian side on June 28, PM’s special envoy for relations with Russia, Zurab Abashidze, said. Total of seven Georgian citizens have... Read more
11h
The Times & The Sunday Times
The little girl who made herself invisibleher appearance changed. The advert shows a neatly dressed six-year-old actress
The little girl who made herself invisible
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 hours ago
her appearance changed. The advert shows a neatly dressed six-year-old actress named only as Anano alone on the streets of Tbilisi, Georgia. Hidden cameras show people stopping to ask the girl if she is lost and offering to help her find her... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Heartbreaking video shows how lost poor kids are treated differently to rich childrenA heartbreaking video filmed for Unicef found the answer is most definitely yes
Heartbreaking video shows how lost poor kids are treated differently to rich children
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
A heartbreaking video filmed for Unicef found the answer is most definitely yes. In a social experiment carried out in Tbilisi for the United Nations children's charity, a six-year-old child actress named Anano is dressed in cute children's clothes... Read more
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Daily Mail
Could YOU turn away from a lonely little girl in the street?in adorable children's wear and dirty, mismatched clothes as she pretends to be
Could YOU turn away from a lonely little girl in the street?
Daily Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
in adorable children's wear and dirty, mismatched clothes as she pretends to be alone on the street and in a restaurant in Tbilisi, Georgia. And while people were quick to come to her aid when she was sporting stylish coats and dresses, she was... Read more
21h
KGTV San Diego
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Short"They were all telling me to go away," child actor Anano said . UNICEF had a 6-
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Short
KGTV San Diego / Posted 21 hours ago
"They were all telling me to go away," child actor Anano said . UNICEF had a 6-year-old child actor pretend to be alone in Tbilisi, Georgia. What Anano was wearing determined how she was treated. When she had on nice clothes, she was treated well.... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Shortwhen alone on a street? It depends on what they're wearing. UNICEF had a 6-yea
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Short
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 22 hours ago
when alone on a street? It depends on what they're wearing. UNICEF had a 6-year-old child actor pretend to be alone in Tbilisi, Georgia. What Anano was wearing determined how she was treated. When she had on nice clothes, she was treated well.... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Shortwhen alone on a street? It depends on what they're wearing. UNICEF had a 6-yea
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Short
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 22 hours ago
when alone on a street? It depends on what they're wearing. UNICEF had a 6-year-old child actor pretend to be alone in Tbilisi, Georgia. What Anano was wearing determined how she was treated. When she had on nice clothes, she was treated well.... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Shortwhen alone on a street? It depends on what they're wearing. UNICEF had a 6-yea
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Short
KIVI Boise / Posted 22 hours ago
when alone on a street? It depends on what they're wearing. UNICEF had a 6-year-old child actor pretend to be alone in Tbilisi, Georgia. What Anano was wearing determined how she was treated. When she had on nice clothes, she was treated well.... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Shortwhen alone on a street? It depends on what they're wearing. UNICEF had a 6-yea
Watch Why UNICEF Had To Cut Its Social Experiment Short
KGTV San Diego / Posted 22 hours ago
when alone on a street? It depends on what they're wearing. UNICEF had a 6-year-old child actor pretend to be alone in Tbilisi, Georgia. What Anano was wearing determined how she was treated. When she had on nice clothes, she was treated well.... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
‘Lost child’ social experiment reveals a sad reality of our timesvideo of the experiment at first shows a well-dressed 6-year-old girl named Ana
‘Lost child’ social experiment reveals a sad reality of our times
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
video of the experiment at first shows a well-dressed 6-year-old girl named Anano standing alone on the streets of Tbilisi, Georgia. Hidden cameras capture the reactions of passers-by as they stop and ask Anano her name and if she is lost.... Read more
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Civil Georgia
GDDG Against Georgian Opposition MP�s Bid for OSCE PA PresidencyTbilisi will host the 25th annual session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly fo
GDDG Against Georgian Opposition MP�s Bid for OSCE PA Presidency
Civil Georgia / Posted yesterday
Tbilisi will host the 25th annual session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly for the first time on July 1-5 – probably the largest international event to be held in Georgia this year, which also appears to be turning into yet another political... Read more
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Civil Georgia
German FM and OSCE Chair Visits Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgiavisit to the South Caucasus countries on June 29. After visiting Armenia and A
German FM and OSCE Chair Visits Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia
Civil Georgia / Posted yesterday
visit to the South Caucasus countries on June 29. After visiting Armenia and Azerbaijan, Steinmeier will arrive in Tbilisi, where he will address the opening session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly’s annual meeting on July 1. In Tbilisi... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgian Leaders Condemn Ataturk Airport Attackare with victims and their families. We must stop terrorism! Flights to and fr
Georgian Leaders Condemn Ataturk Airport Attack
Civil Georgia / Posted yesterday
are with victims and their families. We must stop terrorism! Flights to and from Istanbul are among the busiest at the Tbilisi International Airport; several of those overnight flights were canceled after the attack at the Ataturk Airport late... Read more
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Times of Malta
Girl, 6, shows how homeless children are treated- but only if she’s well-dressed. UNICEF conducted a social experiment, filming
Girl, 6, shows how homeless children are treated
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
- but only if she’s well-dressed. UNICEF conducted a social experiment, filming a six-year-old alone in the streets of Tbilisi, Georgia. The public's response depended on the girl’s appearance. When Anano, the video's six-year-old child actor,... Read more
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Reuters
Vehicles in Fiat Chrysler rollaway recall linked to 68 injuriesThe logo of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' (FCA) Jeep brand is seen on a vehicle at
Vehicles in Fiat Chrysler rollaway recall linked to 68 injuries
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
The logo of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' (FCA) Jeep brand is seen on a vehicle at Tbilisi Mall in Tbilisi, Georgia, April 22, 2016. DETROIT U.S. safety regulators said on Tuesday there were 68 reported injuries and 266 reported crashes in vehicles,... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgian, Russian Diplomats Meet in Pragueof citizens of the two countries.” The Georgian PM’s office said that Abashidz
Georgian, Russian Diplomats Meet in Prague
Civil Georgia / Posted 2 days ago
of citizens of the two countries.” The Georgian PM’s office said that Abashidze notified his Russian interlocutor that Tbilisi finalized work on all the documents envisaged by 2011 WTO deal between the two countries on customs... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Loose change? Convert them to digital money at NAIAan Israeli startup, is new but already present in eight countries — including a
Loose change? Convert them to digital money at NAIA
Coconuts Manila / Posted 2 days ago
an Israeli startup, is new but already present in eight countries — including airports in Canada, Italy, Georgia (Tbilisi), Israel, Turkey and the Philippines. In Metro Manila, the two kiosks are located at NAIA Terminal 1 and Terminal... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss sign free-trade treaty with Georgiaits protecting power mandate, Switzerland has represented the interests of Geor
Swiss sign free-trade treaty with Georgia
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
its protecting power mandate, Switzerland has represented the interests of Georgia in Moscow and the interests of Russia in Tbilisi since March 2009. The delegations also discussed the important role of the Organization for Security and Co-operation... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Wendy’s expanding into BrazilSouth America. Wendy’s announced deals last year for stores in the Middle East
Wendy’s expanding into Brazil
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
South America. Wendy’s announced deals last year for stores in the Middle East and North Africa, and the opening of the largest Wendy’s store in the world, a three-story, 15,000 square foot location in Tbilisi, Georgia. jmalone@gmail.com @j_d_mal... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgia, EFTA to Sign Free Trade Agreementagreement with the EU. Georgia and EFTA concluded free trade negotiations afte
Georgia, EFTA to Sign Free Trade Agreement
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 days ago
agreement with the EU. Georgia and EFTA concluded free trade negotiations after third and final round of talks held in Tbilisi in February, 2016. During his official visit on June 27-28, the Georgian PM will meet Switzerland’s President and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
New York Gay Pride parade to honour Orlando victimsthe country and organisers are hoping to draw a larger crowd than last year. D
New York Gay Pride parade to honour Orlando victims
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
the country and organisers are hoping to draw a larger crowd than last year. David, a 25-year-old restaurant manager from Tbilisi wearing Mickey Mouse shorts and standing at the start line, said he flew all the way just to attend Gay Pride and... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Art in photographyUnion and shares borders with Russia to the north and Turkey, Armenia and Azerb
Art in photography
Statesboro Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Union and shares borders with Russia to the north and Turkey, Armenia and Azerbaijan to the south. The event - "Kolga Tbilisi Photo 2016" - is an annual, weeklong photography festival held in Georgia's capital city of Tbilisi. The festival... Read more
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News.com.au
New York celebrates Gay Pridethe country and organisers are hoping to draw a larger crowd than last year. D
New York celebrates Gay Pride
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
the country and organisers are hoping to draw a larger crowd than last year. David, a 25-year-old restaurant manager from Tbilisi wearing Mickey Mouse shorts and standing at the start line, said he flew all the way just to attend Gay Pride and... Read more
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The Inyo Register
June 26)Grand Prix motor racing event held. 1907 – The 1907 Tiflis bank robbery takes
June 26)
The Inyo Register / Posted 4 days ago
Grand Prix motor racing event held. 1907 – The 1907 Tiflis bank robbery takes place in Yerevan Square, now Freedom Square, Tbilisi. 1909 – The Science Museum in London comes into existence as an independent entity. 1917 – The first U.S. troops... Read more
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Variety
‘Anna’s Life’ Tops Spain’s 31st Cinema Joveillegally to the U.S. Sold internationally by Paris-based New Morning films, “A
‘Anna’s Life’ Tops Spain’s 31st Cinema Jove
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
illegally to the U.S. Sold internationally by Paris-based New Morning films, “Anna’s Life” is produced by Studio99 in Tbilisi. Cinema Jove’s Golden Moon is its second prize after a Merit Award at early May’s Construir Cine test in Buenos... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Parliament Breaks for Summer Without Adopting Judicial Billsworking group on democracy under the strategic partnership charter between the
Parliament Breaks for Summer Without Adopting Judicial Bills
Civil Georgia / Posted 5 days ago
working group on democracy under the strategic partnership charter between the two countries, which was held in Tbilisi on June 21. “We… underscored the importance of an independent judiciary to any strong democracy and urged the... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Ballet superstar returns to Jackson in July for galaa July 16 Grand Prix Reunion Gala. Now prima-ballerina and artistic director of
Ballet superstar returns to Jackson in July for gala
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
a July 16 Grand Prix Reunion Gala. Now prima-ballerina and artistic director of The State Ballet of Georgia in her native Tbilisi, Georgia, she's bringing her company with her for a rare U.S. appearance that's already drawing interest from New... Read more
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Slate
How the European Union Blew Itan “association agreement” in 2014. But EU flags are everywhere, from the airpo
How the European Union Blew It
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
an “association agreement” in 2014. But EU flags are everywhere, from the airport to government buildings in the capital, Tbilisi, to the border with Abkhazia. The flags don’t symbolize the country’s current status but, rather, its... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scotland - and Gordon Strachan - have much to learn from success of the Irishin Georgia wouldn’t have been quite so calamitous. Ireland, after all, had alre
Scotland - and Gordon Strachan - have much to learn from success of the Irish
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
in Georgia wouldn’t have been quite so calamitous. Ireland, after all, had already secured three points from their trip to Tbilisi. ‘But who could have foreseen that Ireland would beat Germany?’ you may ask. Well, given that it was entirely... Read more
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Civil Georgia
BGEO Takes Over Tbilisi Water Utility Firmhas agreed to buy remaining 75% in Georgian Global Utilities Limited, which own
BGEO Takes Over Tbilisi Water Utility Firm
Civil Georgia / Posted 7 days ago
has agreed to buy remaining 75% in Georgian Global Utilities Limited, which owns water and wastewater service providers in Tbilisi, Rustavi and Mtskheta. BGEO, which already holds 25% shares in the Georgian Global Utilities, will pay USD 70... Read more
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CBC.ca
Russian athletes facing another Olympic banat the weightlifting world championships in Houston, Texas, last November, a sp
Russian athletes facing another Olympic ban
CBC.ca / Posted 7 days ago
at the weightlifting world championships in Houston, Texas, last November, a special meeting was called for this week in Tbilisi, host of this weekend's youth world championships. The IWF, stressing its "zero tolerance" towards dopers, said it... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope testsat the weightlifting world championships in Houston, Texas, last November, a sp
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope tests
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
at the weightlifting world championships in Houston, Texas, last November, a special meeting was called for this week in Tbilisi, host of this weekend's youth world championships. The IWF, stressing its “zero tolerance” towards dopers, said it... Read more
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The Star
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope testsat the weightlifting world championships in Houston, Texas, last November, a sp
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope tests
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
at the weightlifting world championships in Houston, Texas, last November, a special meeting was called for this week in Tbilisi, host of this weekend's youth world championships. The IWF, stressing its “zero tolerance” towards dopers, said it... Read more
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Reuters
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope testsat the weightlifting world championships in Houston, Texas, last November, a sp
Russia faces another Rio ban over dope tests
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
at the weightlifting world championships in Houston, Texas, last November, a special meeting was called for this week in Tbilisi, host of this weekend's youth world championships. The IWF, stressing its “zero tolerance” toward dopers, said it... Read more
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The Star
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'genocide' labelII as a symbol of their hopes for peace and reconciliation in the region. In S
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'genocide' label
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
II as a symbol of their hopes for peace and reconciliation in the region. In September, Francis is due to visit two other Caucasus countries, Georgia and Azerbaijan. (Additional reporting by Margarita Antidze in Tbilisi; Editing by Gareth... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'G-word''genocide' label. FILE: Pope Francis. Picture: AFP. Turkey,Pope Francis,The V
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'G-word'
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
'genocide' label. FILE: Pope Francis. Picture: AFP. Turkey,Pope Francis,The Vatican,genocide,1915 Ottoman Turks,Armenia TBILISI - Pope Francis visits Armenia this weekend and will try to avoid reigniting a diplomatic dispute with Turkey after... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Prosecutor�s Office Says Kitsmarishvili�s Death was Suicide, Case Closed15, 2014 with a single gunshot wound to the head in his own car, parked in unde
Prosecutor�s Office Says Kitsmarishvili�s Death was Suicide, Case Closed
Civil Georgia / Posted 8 days ago
15, 2014 with a single gunshot wound to the head in his own car, parked in underground garage of an apartment building in Tbilisi center where he lived. Kitsmarishvili’s brother and a lawyer representing deceased’s family, however, insist on foul... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'genocide' labelII as a symbol of their hopes for peace and reconciliation in the region. In S
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'genocide' label
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
II as a symbol of their hopes for peace and reconciliation in the region. In September, Francis is due to visit two other Caucasus countries, Georgia and Azerbaijan. (Additional reporting by Margarita Antidze in Tbilisi; Editing by Gareth... Read more
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The Star
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'genocide' labelII as a symbol of their hopes for peace and reconciliation in the region. In S
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'genocide' label
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
II as a symbol of their hopes for peace and reconciliation in the region. In September, Francis is due to visit two other Caucasus countries, Georgia and Azerbaijan. (Additional reporting by Margarita Antidze in Tbilisi; Editing by Gareth... Read more
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Reuters
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'genocide' labelII as a symbol of their hopes for peace and reconciliation in the region. In S
Pope to visit Armenia after irking Turkey with 'genocide' label
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
II as a symbol of their hopes for peace and reconciliation in the region. In September, Francis is due to visit two other Caucasus countries, Georgia and Azerbaijan. (Additional reporting by Margarita Antidze in Tbilisi; Editing by Gareth... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Meeting of U.S-Georgia Democracy Working Groupworking group on democracy and governance under the strategic partnership chart
Meeting of U.S-Georgia Democracy Working Group
Civil Georgia / Posted 8 days ago
working group on democracy and governance under the strategic partnership charter between the two countries met in Tbilisi on June 21. The U.S. delegation, made up of senior officials from the Department of State, U.S. Agency for... Read more
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heraldscotland
Stewart Fisher: If Gordon Strachan still feels energised and positive, then let's get behind him and see where it takes usAs much credit as Poland and the Republic of Ireland deserve for taking the sca
Stewart Fisher: If Gordon Strachan still feels energised and positive, then let's get behind him and see where it takes us
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
As much credit as Poland and the Republic of Ireland deserve for taking the scalp of Germany, victory rather than defeat in Tbilisi and Scotland would have earned a play-off place. How we managed to get through an entire match which we needed to win... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russia gains and loses in Olympic doping chaosat the Rio Games because of its own team's transgressions. The governing Inter
Russia gains and loses in Olympic doping chaos
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
at the Rio Games because of its own team's transgressions. The governing International Weightlifting Federation meets in Tbilisi this week to tackle challenges arising from the use of new technology in reviewing urine and blood samples taken at... Read more
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The Star
Russia gains and loses in Olympic doping chaosat the Rio Games because of its own team's transgressions. The governing Inter
Russia gains and loses in Olympic doping chaos
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
at the Rio Games because of its own team's transgressions. The governing International Weightlifting Federation meets in Tbilisi this week to tackle challenges arising from the use of new technology in reviewing urine and blood samples taken at... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Prosecutor�s Office Launches Probe After ECHR�s Ruling into Merabishvili�s Casein its ruling on June 14 that Merabishvili’s initial pretrial detention in May,
Prosecutor�s Office Launches Probe After ECHR�s Ruling into Merabishvili�s Case
Civil Georgia / Posted 9 days ago
in its ruling on June 14 that Merabishvili’s initial pretrial detention in May, 2013 was lawful, but the decision of the Tbilisi City Court four months later, in September 2013, to remand him in detention lacked reasonable grounds. The ECHR also... Read more
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Civil Georgia
EU Foreign Ministers Discuss Georgia�s Visa Liberalisationthat the EU visa waiver for Georgia could also be linked to visa liberalisation
EU Foreign Ministers Discuss Georgia�s Visa Liberalisation
Civil Georgia / Posted 9 days ago
that the EU visa waiver for Georgia could also be linked to visa liberalisation for Ukraine – a linkage, which many in Tbilisi believe may further delay the process for Georgia. On Georgia’s EU Visa Waiver, Merkel Speaks of Suspension... Read more
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Gulf News
Rodgers’ Celtic to face Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in Champions League qualifying(Cyprus) Zrinjski (Bosnia) v Legia Warszawa (Poland) Ludogorets Razgrad (Bulgar
Rodgers’ Celtic to face Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in Champions League qualifying
Gulf News / Posted 10 days ago
(Cyprus) Zrinjski (Bosnia) v Legia Warszawa (Poland) Ludogorets Razgrad (Bulgaria) v Mladost Podgorica (Montenegro) Dinamo Tbilisi (Georgia) v FC Santa Coloma (Andorra)/Alashkert (Armenia) Zalgiris Vilnius (Lithuania) v Astana (Kazhakhstan)... Read more
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soccernews
Celtic to face Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in Rodgers´ first game(WAL)/Tre Penne (SMR) v APOEL (CYP) Zrinjski (BIH) v Legia Warsaw(POL) Ludogo
Celtic to face Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in Rodgers´ first game
soccernews / Posted 10 days ago
(WAL)/Tre Penne (SMR) v APOEL (CYP) Zrinjski (BIH) v Legia Warsaw(POL) Ludogorets (BUL) v Mladost Podgorica (MNE) Dinamo Tbilisi (GEO) v Santa Coloma (AND)/Alashkert (ARM) Zalgiris Vilnius (LTU) v Astana (KAZ) Skenderbeu (ALB) v Ferencvaros... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Celtic to face Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in Champions League qualifying(Bosnia) v Legia Warszawa (Poland) Ludogorets Razgrad (Bulgaria) v Mladost Pod
Celtic to face Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in Champions League qualifying
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
(Bosnia) v Legia Warszawa (Poland) Ludogorets Razgrad (Bulgaria) v Mladost Podgorica (Montenegro) Dinamo Tbilisi (Georgia) v FC Santa Coloma (Andorra)/Alashkert (Armenia) Zalgiris Vilnius (Lithuania) v Astana... Read more
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The Star
Celtic to face Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in Champions League qualifying(Bosnia) v Legia Warszawa (Poland) Ludogorets Razgrad (Bulgaria) v Mladost Pod
Celtic to face Flora Tallinn or Lincoln in Champions League qualifying
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
(Bosnia) v Legia Warszawa (Poland) Ludogorets Razgrad (Bulgaria) v Mladost Podgorica (Montenegro) Dinamo Tbilisi (Georgia) v FC Santa Coloma (Andorra)/Alashkert (Armenia) Zalgiris Vilnius (Lithuania) v Astana... Read more
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