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Archive by 2009-11-10
Ukrainian MP fell ill with tonsillitis, not swine flu 2009-11-10 18:33 At the same time, 10 new cases of swine flu were registered in Georgia in past 24 hours, said Paata Imnadze, the head of the Center for Disease Control. Later the information was confirmed in the Ministry of Healthcare.
PA GUAM finished its work in Georgia 2009-11-10 17:42 Maximal approach to the European and Atlantic structures, energy security, forming the one economic market, antiterrorist activities, struggle with crime, development of democratic institutions were the main issues to be included in the communiqué.
Ten swine flu cases in Georgia over 24 hours 2009-11-10 17:11 Ten new cases of swine flu were registered in Georgia in past 24 hours, said Paata Imnadze, the head of the Center for Disease Control. Later the information was confirmed in the Ministry of Healthcare.
Georgian Foreign Ministry called the EUMM to intensive actions 2009-11-10 16:38 Alexander Nalbandov, the deputy Foreign Minister of Georgia, today met with Gilles Janvier, the deputy head of the EUMM in Georgia.
The Conservative defended the Georgian tobacco manufacturers 2009-11-10 16:01 “Before the adoption of the law we demand to hold public discussion of the law, with participation of representatives from opposition, government and manufacturers”, Kukava highlighted.
Laborites request the UN to investigate Saakashvili’s activities 2009-11-10 15:20 Besides, “on behalf of 90 per cent of political parties and the population of Georgia the UN must raise issue to take under its aegis the next parliamentary and presidential elections”.
Khajimba proposed to hold TV debates 2009-11-10 14:34 “I our view, this format will grant electors the opportunity to have comprehensive view of both personalities and programs of the candidates, - the statement says. – This is, surely, the necessary part of the democratic procedure of elections, implying public competitiveness of candidates for the highest state post”.
Series of terrorist acts thwarted in Abkhazia 2009-11-10 14:33 "The condition and quantity of found ammunition let us draw a conclusion that people who had organized that cache had intentions to conduct terrorist acts in the territory of the Republic of Abkhazia to destabilize the situation", the statement says.
Earthquake in Tbilisi 2009-11-10 13:22 The similar shocks were registered in Tbilisi several weeks ago. The previous 3 day sin Georgia were cloudy, prior to them poring rains caused severe damage to the country’s regions. This morning it was shiny, at approximately 1:40 p.m. [local time] an earthquake took place.
Georgia’s foreign debt increased by USD 800 mln 2009-11-10 11:47 By the state of October 31st 2009 Georgia’s foreign debt amounts over USD 3.3 bn. According to the Ministry of Finance, it’s by USD 0.8 bn more than the index of the similar period of 2008 and USD 34 mn more than on September 30th 2009.
Georgian delegation departed for negotiations in Geneva - 10 November, 2009 2009-11-10 11:01 Before departure Bokeria said this time the main topic in agenda would be arrest of Georgian teenagers from Tirdzinisi.
Mikheil Saakashvili to discuss the case of teenagers with U.S. Vice President 2009-11-10 10:24 “As for the children, tomorrow we’ll have a talk with the Vice president of America, and we’ll discuss the issue. Today we invited to the Foreign Ministry the ambassador of France and demanded talk with Nicolas Sarcozy, who was the guarantor of the cease-fire agreement Russia broke”, Saakashvili stated.
Oleg Panphilov is going to teach the “freedom of speech” to the Georgians
As we have recently reported, notorious journalist Oleg Panphilov was recommended for the post of the OSCE Georgian Representative for the Matters of Freedom of Media. Mikhail Saakashvili granted him with the Georgian citizenship and a professor's rate at Tbilisian University for his "correct" coverage of the August war events.
GUAM to be revived in Tbilisi
Recently a three-day session of the GUAM Parliamentary Assembly started in Georgia. At the beginning of November Kiev and Kishinev announced rehabilitation of this inert organization with Georgia backing the initiative. Azerbaijan didn't say no to participation. The countries advertised new joint projects, though the return to the idea of GUAM is driven by private interests.
From Georgia with love?
The format of the new Georgian TV Channel meant to broadcast for the Russian-speaking people in the Caucasus including Northern Caucasus has not yet been confirmed. Still, the future "chiefs" of the "First Caucasian Channel" have already started a self-promoting campaign. Their names, however, speak for themselves: Oleg Panphilov, Alla Dudaeva, Zurab Dvali...
Civil disobedience inevitable
Autumn slack doesn't seem to last long with the opposition declaring a new wave of rallies. NGOs have raised an ultimatum to the president of Georgia. Experts are at their wits' end making any forecasts. Two scenarios are possible: either the opposition raises the white flag eventually or a new turn of confrontation is there to start.2009-11-10 14:47
Teenagers in the war
Georgia is appealing to the international community with a request to bring back its "children stolen by Russia". Naturally, their pleas do not say anything about the Georgian teenagers (see photo) strolling along the streets of Tskhinval weapon in hand. The Ossetian authorities have set up pre-trial restrictions in respect of the teenagers in the form of detention in custody. Is this a cruel step? Well, seems to be no crueler than using these boys for arms traffic and making fools of them with the help of nationalistic propaganda.
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