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Manila Bulletin
Pope embarks on peace mission to Caucasusvobis” (peace for you). After taking off from Rome just after 0700 GMT, Franci
Pope embarks on peace mission to Caucasus
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
vobis” (peace for you). After taking off from Rome just after 0700 GMT, Francis was due to touch down four hours later in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, a country with one of the oldest Christian traditions in the world. He will be greeted... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Pope Francis Heads to Georgiaheading to Azerbaijan on Sunday morning. It will be the second time a pope vis
Pope Francis Heads to Georgia
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 hours ago
heading to Azerbaijan on Sunday morning. It will be the second time a pope visits Georgia. Pope John Paul II visited Tbilisi in November, 1999 and celebrated Mass at the Sports Palace. The Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Pietro Parolin,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus tripnorthern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday e
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
northern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus tripnorthern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday e
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 hours ago
northern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus tripA special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic c
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 hours ago
A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible for the Aleppo siege "will be held... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus tripnorthern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday e
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 hours ago
northern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible... Read more
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Daily Herald
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus tripnorthern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday e
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip
Daily Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
northern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus tripnorthern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday e
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 hours ago
northern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Russia Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus tripnorthern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday e
Russia Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 hours ago
northern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible... Read more
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FOX News
Russia, Syria Geopolitics Frame Pope's Caucasus Tripnorthern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday e
Russia, Syria Geopolitics Frame Pope's Caucasus Trip
FOX News / Posted 4 hours ago
northern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus tripnorthern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday e
Russia, Syria geopolitics frame pope's Caucasus trip
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 hours ago
northern Syrian city of Aleppo. A special prayer for peace is planned Friday evening in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi with members of the Assyrian Chaldean church leadership. It comes just days after Francis warned those responsible... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace messageand Syrian forces on the northern city of Aleppo. A special event is planned Fr
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 17 hours ago
and Syrian forces on the northern city of Aleppo. A special event is planned Friday in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi, just days after Francis warned those responsible for the Aleppo siege "will be held accountable before God." "The... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Phages offers virus alternative to antibiotics A Stalin-era alternative to antibiotics, developed in Tbilisi, is seeing inte
Phages offers virus alternative to antibiotics
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 19 hours ago
A Stalin-era alternative to antibiotics, developed in Tbilisi, is seeing international patients with hard to treat infections visit the Georgian capital for relief. Jim Drury reports. Marc Guillonneau... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace messageand driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned F
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 22 hours ago
and driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned Friday in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi. "The message is going to be a message of peace," said Vatican spokesman Greg Burke. A more subtle message is one... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace messageand driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned F
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 22 hours ago
and driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned Friday in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi. "The message is going to be a message of peace," said Vatican spokesman Greg Burke. A more subtle message is one... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace messageand driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned F
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message
Lowell Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
and driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned Friday in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi. "The message is going to be a message of peace," said Vatican spokesman Greg Burke. A more subtle message is one... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace messageand driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned F
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 22 hours ago
and driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned Friday in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi. "The message is going to be a message of peace," said Vatican spokesman Greg Burke. A more subtle message is one... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace messageand driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned F
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message
Hawaii News Now / Posted 22 hours ago
and driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned Friday in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi. "The message is going to be a message of peace," said Vatican spokesman Greg Burke. A more subtle message is one... Read more
18 related stories
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace messageand driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned F
Pope visits Georgia, Azerbaijan with peace message
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 23 hours ago
and driven from their homes by Islamic extremists. A special event is planned Friday in the Chaldean Catholic church in Tbilisi. "The message is going to be a message of peace," said Vatican spokesman Greg Burke. A more subtle message is one... Read more
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Civil Georgia
UNM Plans Final Campaign Rally in Tbilisi on Oct.5UNM opposition party said on Thursday that it will hold an outdoor gathering of
UNM Plans Final Campaign Rally in Tbilisi on Oct.5
Civil Georgia / Posted 23 hours ago
UNM opposition party said on Thursday that it will hold an outdoor gathering of its supporters in Tbilisi as a final campaign rally on October 5, three days before the parliamentary elections. UNM’s campaign chief, Nika Melia, said that the rally... Read more
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DW
Georgia - a new world for tourists |At Tbilisi airport we were collected by tour guide Shorena, who instantly told
Georgia - a new world for tourists |
DW / Posted yesterday
At Tbilisi airport we were collected by tour guide Shorena, who instantly told us the following story: "When God was sharing out the world among the populous, the Georgians were absent, as they were too busy drinking and partying (which Georgians... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Youth Leaguev Domžale/Čukarički Altinordu/Levski Sofia v Sparta Praha/Mladost Podgorica V
UEFA Youth League
UEFA News / Posted yesterday
v Domžale/Čukarički Altinordu/Levski Sofia v Sparta Praha/Mladost Podgorica Viitorul/Sheriff v Zrinjski/Zürich Maccabi Haifa/Shakhtyor Soligorsk v Gabala/Dinamo Moskva Salzburg/V... Read more
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Reuters
Nike's future orders forecast misses, shares dropThe logo of Nike sportswear maker is seen at a company's store at Tbilisi Mall
Nike's future orders forecast misses, shares drop
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
The logo of Nike sportswear maker is seen at a company's store at Tbilisi Mall in Tbilisi, Georgia, April 22, 2016. REUTERS/David Mdzinarishvili Nike Inc (NKE.N) forecast future orders below analysts' estimate on a constant currency basis, in part... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Central Bank Sells USD 40 Millionthe rate is 2.3% stronger compared to year earlier and 2.8% stronger than in th
Central Bank Sells USD 40 Million
Civil Georgia / Posted 2 days ago
the rate is 2.3% stronger compared to year earlier and 2.8% stronger than in the beginning of this year. Exchange kiosks in Tbilisi were selling dollar for about GEL 2.35 as of Tuesday evening. Since the start of this year the central bank sold... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
10 flight routes that - inexplicably - don't existEarlier this month we highlighted 17 destinations that - frustratingly - you ca
10 flight routes that - inexplicably - don't exist
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Earlier this month we highlighted 17 destinations that - frustratingly - you cannot fly to direct from Britain, such Tbilisi, Dresden, Tromso, Namibia, Osaka and Ecuador. Here, courtesy of OAG, we highlight more 10 international routes that, despite... Read more
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Civil Georgia
PM Speaks of Reconciliation on Anniversary of �Tragic Day of Fall of Sokhumi�remarks after attending a somber wreath-laying ceremony at a memorial of Georgi
PM Speaks of Reconciliation on Anniversary of �Tragic Day of Fall of Sokhumi�
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 days ago
remarks after attending a somber wreath-laying ceremony at a memorial of Georgian fallen soldiers at the Heroes Square in Tbilisi to mark the 23th anniversary of “fall of Sokhumi”, when the Georgian troops were forced out of the city on this day... Read more
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Civil Georgia
OSCE Election Observers� Interim Reportelection observation mission, which was launched on August 30, consists of a 12
OSCE Election Observers� Interim Report
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 days ago
election observation mission, which was launched on August 30, consists of a 12-member core team based in Tbilisi and 26 long-term observers deployed throughout the country from 7 September. The interim report says that “a few... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Saakashvili Tells UNM Campaign Rally via Video Link: Election Victory �Inevitable�is “absolutely inevitable.” He said that “according to polls” the UNM is “winn
Saakashvili Tells UNM Campaign Rally via Video Link: Election Victory �Inevitable�
Civil Georgia / Posted 3 days ago
is “absolutely inevitable.” He said that “according to polls” the UNM is “winning very well” in the regions and in Tbilisi too. Referring to his wife, Sandra Roelofs, who is running as UNM’s majoritarian candidate in Zugdidi municipality’s... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Nittany Lion Womens Fencing Dominated at Nittany Lion Cup(Rennes, France) placing second. Freshman Barbara Vanbenthuysen (Spring, TX) ta
Nittany Lion Womens Fencing Dominated at Nittany Lion Cup
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 4 days ago
(Rennes, France) placing second. Freshman Barbara Vanbenthuysen (Spring, TX) taking third place. Senior Teodora Kakhiani (Tbilisi, Georgia) came in first after a tough duel in saber with sophomore Karen Chang (Kowloon, Hong Kong) who placed... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgia Charges its Ex-Deputy Interior Minister, Who is Now Chief of Police in Odessawho is now chief of police in Ukraine’s Odessa region, in connection to break u
Georgia Charges its Ex-Deputy Interior Minister, Who is Now Chief of Police in Odessa
Civil Georgia / Posted 7 days ago
who is now chief of police in Ukraine’s Odessa region, in connection to break up of anti-government protest rally in Tbilisi in May, 2011. Before being charged with exceeding official powers with use of violence, Lortkipanidze was summoned... Read more
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Civil Georgia
PM Addresses UN General Assemblyreaffirmed to ensure free and fair elections. On “promoting good governance”,
PM Addresses UN General Assembly
Civil Georgia / Posted 8 days ago
reaffirmed to ensure free and fair elections. On “promoting good governance”, the PM mentioned planned “Business House” in Tbilisi, a one-stop-shop for businesses, modeled after already existing Public Service Halls, where citizens get multiple... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
High school wrestler from Washington medals in international competitionWarner returns as a bronze medalist in the Cadet World Freestyle Championships
High school wrestler from Washington medals in international competition
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 8 days ago
Warner returns as a bronze medalist in the Cadet World Freestyle Championships tournament held earlier in September in Tbilisi, Georgia--part of the former Soviet Union. "We don't think of it as being shortchanged, He's not shortchanged. He's... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Zealand draw Ireland in 2017 U20 world championshipChampionship crown on May 31. The Georgians will host the tournament for the f
New Zealand draw Ireland in 2017 U20 world championship
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Championship crown on May 31. The Georgians will host the tournament for the first time when the event gets underway in Tbilisi and Kutaisi. The pool stages will be played on May 31, June 4 and 8, with the semifinals on June 13 and the final at... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Abkhaz Leader�s Office Comments on Ex-FM Chirikbadiscussions – a negotiating format launched after the August, 2008 war and whic
Abkhaz Leader�s Office Comments on Ex-FM Chirikba
Civil Georgia / Posted 8 days ago
discussions – a negotiating format launched after the August, 2008 war and which also includes participants from Tbilisi and Tskhinvali, as well as Russian and U.S. officials; talks are co-chaired by EU, UN and OSCE representatives. Next... Read more
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GoPSUsports.com
Men's Tennis Begins Fall Season at Split-Squad Tournament - Ivy Plus Invitationalrecord of 10-5 last season. Senior David Kohan (Sydney, Australia) is returning
Men's Tennis Begins Fall Season at Split-Squad Tournament - Ivy Plus Invitational
GoPSUsports.com / Posted 8 days ago
record of 10-5 last season. Senior David Kohan (Sydney, Australia) is returning this year after an 8-4 season. Nika Dolidze (Tbilisi, Georgia) and Christian Lutschaunig (Richboro, PA) are also returning as seniors this season for the Nittany... Read more
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RTE News
Ireland Under 20s paired with New Zealand againCarolan's side have been drawn in the same pool as New Zealand, along with Scot
Ireland Under 20s paired with New Zealand again
RTE News / Posted 8 days ago
Carolan's side have been drawn in the same pool as New Zealand, along with Scotland and Italy. The pool stages will be played on 31 May, 4 and 8 June, with the semi-finals on 13 June and the final at the Mikheil Meskhi Stadium in Tbilisi on 18 J... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Leyton Orient bring in Dutch defender Jens Jansehad spells with Willem II and NAC Breda in his native Netherlands, as well as C
Leyton Orient bring in Dutch defender Jens Janse
Ilford Recorder / Posted 9 days ago
had spells with Willem II and NAC Breda in his native Netherlands, as well as Cordoba in Spain and with Georgia’s Dinamo Tbilisi. The right-back is the second signing of the week for the Brisbane Road club, who unveiled Slovenian attacking... Read more
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The Irish Times
Joseph Stalin: bloody tyrant and bookwormmovement. He was educated in a seminary but found his true metier in the radica
Joseph Stalin: bloody tyrant and bookworm
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
movement. He was educated in a seminary but found his true metier in the radical bookshops of the Georgian capital Tbilisi. Stalin believed in the power of words for the simple reason that reading books changed his life and guided him to... Read more
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DW
US and Bulgaria begin joint air patrols |a long wait to join NATO 07.09.2016 Officials in the former Soviet state are e
US and Bulgaria begin joint air patrols |
DW / Posted 10 days ago
a long wait to join NATO 07.09.2016 Officials in the former Soviet state are eager for membership the trans-Atlantic alliance, but they'll have to continue to wait patiently nonetheless. NATO leadership is visiting Tbilisi - to Moscow's displeas... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Burchuladze Hits Back at Ivanishvili, Calling him a �Liar�my reputation,” Burchuladze said, referring to leaked wiretapped audio recordin
Burchuladze Hits Back at Ivanishvili, Calling him a �Liar�
Civil Georgia / Posted 11 days ago
my reputation,” Burchuladze said, referring to leaked wiretapped audio recording of his phone conversation with head of the Tbilisi-based private broadcaster Rustavi 2 TV, Nika Gvaramia. On September 12 Ivanishvili said that few years ago when he... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Memphis Zoo staff help rebuild flood-damaged Tbilisi Zoolast summer. Animal curator Farshid Mehrdadfar and director of research and co
Memphis Zoo staff help rebuild flood-damaged Tbilisi Zoo
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 11 days ago
last summer. Animal curator Farshid Mehrdadfar and director of research and conservation Kimberly Terrell traveled to Tbilisi, Georgia, on Sept. 12 to work with Tbilisi Zoo officials to rebuild the facility after a flood in June 2015 severely... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Tskhinvali Releases 17-Year-Old, Detained for Allegedly Crossing Administrative BorderSouth Ossetia’s administrative boundary in 2015, according to the Georgian Stat
Tskhinvali Releases 17-Year-Old, Detained for Allegedly Crossing Administrative Border
Civil Georgia / Posted 12 days ago
South Ossetia’s administrative boundary in 2015, according to the Georgian State Security Service. Representatives from Tbilisi and Tskhinvali discuss regularly cases of detentions and freedom of movement at meetings of Incident Prevention and... Read more
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FOX News
What My Experience In Azerbaijan Tells Us About The Dakota Access Pipelineareas of contested ownership, and through regions of cultural and historical im
What My Experience In Azerbaijan Tells Us About The Dakota Access Pipeline
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
areas of contested ownership, and through regions of cultural and historical importance. Over the past decade, the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) pipeline (with over twice the capacity of Dakota Access) has proven to be economically beneficial and... Read more
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Civil Georgia
PACE Pre-Election Mission�s AssessmentsMP Kerstin Lundgren from ALDE group, who is also a co-rapporteur for the monito
PACE Pre-Election Mission�s Assessments
Civil Georgia / Posted 14 days ago
MP Kerstin Lundgren from ALDE group, who is also a co-rapporteur for the monitoring of Georgia. During the visit in Tbilisi, the delegation met with Georgia’s Prime Minister; Parliament Speaker and other senior lawmakers; Chairperson of the... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA Super Cupcentenary of the creation of the Republic of Estonia. Tallinn follows in the f
UEFA Super Cup
UEFA News / Posted 15 days ago
centenary of the creation of the Republic of Estonia. Tallinn follows in the footsteps of Prague (2013), Cardiff (2014), Tbilisi (2015), Trondheim (2016) and Skopje (2017), as cities to be awarded the since the fixture switched... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Very verismoas his courageous and compassionate love Maddalena di Coigny may not share the
Very verismo
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 15 days ago
as his courageous and compassionate love Maddalena di Coigny may not share the same level of subtlety revealed by Georgian (Tbilisi) baritone George Gagnidze as jealous zealot Carlo Gerard, but Illica gave his character more shading in the first... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
17 amazing places UK airlines should wake up and launch flights toa direct link to Britain. Airlines: please consider the following places next
17 amazing places UK airlines should wake up and launch flights to
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
a direct link to Britain. Airlines: please consider the following places next time you're planning an expansion. 1. Tbilisi, Georgia Telegraph Travel’s research suggests there are four European capitals with no direct flights from Britain.... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Court Orders CEC to Register Industrialists and Our Homeland Election BlocTbilisi City Court has overturned a decision of the Central Election Commission
Court Orders CEC to Register Industrialists and Our Homeland Election Bloc
Civil Georgia / Posted 16 days ago
Tbilisi City Court has overturned a decision of the Central Election Commission revoking electoral registration of an election bloc of Industrialists and Our Homeland parties. Chairperson of the Central Election Commission, Tamar Zhvania,... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Georgia Says Free Trade Talks with China Completedsaid on Tuesday. Kumsishvili, who is also deputy PM, said that China’s Commerc
Georgia Says Free Trade Talks with China Completed
Civil Georgia / Posted 16 days ago
said on Tuesday. Kumsishvili, who is also deputy PM, said that China’s Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng plans to visit Tbilisi to sign a memorandum of understanding on concluding the free trade negotiations, which were launched in late... Read more
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Civil Georgia
PACE Pre-Election Mission Visits Georgiaand representatives of the political party, civil society and media organizatio
PACE Pre-Election Mission Visits Georgia
Civil Georgia / Posted 17 days ago
and representatives of the political party, civil society and media organizations, as well as diplomatic community. In Tbilisi, the delegation also plans meetings with speaker of outgoing Parliament Davit Usupashvili, who is the leader of the... Read more
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