Friday, 24 February 2017
Archive by 2009-10-16
Opposition considers impeachment to Saakashvili 2009-10-16 18:39 The main argument for Saakashvili’s impeachment - the report of the EU fact-finding commission, which called the authorities of Georgia guilty of the August events. In the view of the opposition member, the conclusions are enough to initiate the impeachment.
Illegal migrants from Georgia detained in Ukraine 2009-10-16 17:55 Though part of them were detected only with the help of thermal imager at night, they kept on moving and stopped only after warning shots.
Over half of refugees in Russia are citizens of Georgia 2009-10-16 17:20 The number of foreign citizens, seeking for asylum in Russia, is constantly rising, and doubles since 2007. This year the status was granted to 157 persons, provisional asylum - to 1857 , from 21 country.
Opposition held a protest action near Tbilisi Sakrebulo 2009-10-16 17:01 Part of non-parliamentary opposition of Georgia staged an action near Tbilisi Sakrebulo [City Council] to protest against the changes in the master plan of the capital, allowing building objects in 40 zones, deprived of the status of recreational.
U.S. ambassador passed copies of credentials to the Foreign Minister 2009-10-16 16:38 John Bass, the new ambassador of the USA to Georgia, held a meeting with the Foreign Minister of Georgia Grigol Vashadze and passed him the copies of credentials.
Saakashvili: Georgia feels no hostility to Russia 2009-10-16 15:49 Touching upon the events of august 2008, he said there must be some reaction of the Georgian side to what was happening “for so long”.
New U.S. ambassador to Georgia started work 2009-10-16 14:48 John Bass, the new U.S. ambassador to Georgia, today starts his work.
Aliyev was called the Person of the Year 2009-10-16 13:03 The Azerbaijani leader was honored for his "tremendous contribution to strengthening the global peace", said Malik Abbas, the spokesman of the International Heydar Aliyev Center in Canada,.
Mass media: Armenia violated cease-fire regime 2009-10-16 12:20 The firing was suppressed by fire in reply, no casualties with the Azerbaijanian army.
Ilia II condemned Saakashvili for unleashing the war 2009-10-16 11:40 “The captain of the vessel must drive the ship in a way to avoid running upon reefs, - the Patriarch said. – There’s no good to hit against the wall constantly, when, all in all, it can be walked around or a door can be found in it”.
The Republican Party won’t participate in protest actions 2009-10-16 11:05 The pro-opposition Republican Party of Georgia won’t participate in protest actions the radical part of the opposition intends to start in November.
Georgian president in search of lost image
While public opinion in the West is losing certainty about Georgia’s role as a victim of the Russian aggression following the publication of Tagliavini’s commission report, the Georgian president is desperately demonstrating his inimitable charisma of the hospitable Caucasian leader to the foreign journalists.
The Washington Times: a rostrum for Bagapsh
President of the newly established state Sergey Bagapsh revealed Abkhazia's ambitions in his interview to American periodical The Washington Times. Does his assuredness that his country will finally be recognized have any grounds? It looks like it does. The more so that Georgia has already realized it has got no influence over Sukhum and the people of the republic.2009-10-16 17:43
Will Georgian patriotism be legalized?
Georgia has never been keen on lawmaking. Just like in the whole of the post-Soviet territory, it has been following the famous truth: whatever narrow the limits of the law might be, there is always a loophole. Either out of the strong desire to start living in a European way, or out of some new fashion political experts are contemplating upon the Patriotic Act following the Economic Freedom Act that was announced by the president.
Copyright © 2017. GeorgiaTimes.info - News: Georgia today. All Rights Reserved. firstname.lastname@example.org