US Ambassador John Bass completes his mission in Georgia
US Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Georgia, John Bass
has completed his mission in the country and in the next few days will
leave Georgia, News-Georgia reports, referring to a spokesman for the
John R. Bass officially began his duties in the autumn of 2009.
The next ambassador will become Richard Norland, who has worked as US
Ambassador to Uzbekistan, and before that worked at the US Embassy in
Afghanistan, as well as in Latvia and Russia.
Mar 27 2015 - 19:35
The first press conference of Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili after the mass demonstrations has been held to the accompaniment of a youth demonstration of the opposition United National Movement. The protests at the center of Tbilisi on March 21 were highlighted by the first public declaration of demands for resignation of the government and the start of collecting signatures on a vote of censure.
Mar 25 2015 - 17:38
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Mar 17 2015 - 21:28
The Commander of the Allied Land Command in Europe, Lieutenant-General Frederick “Ben’ Hodges, said that the U.S. and Georgia will hold joint drills in Georgia in May this year. The Atlantic Resolve Operation covers the Baltic states and Poland, it will expand to Bulgaria and Romania on March 24, TASS reports.An air assault company and a motorized infantry company will take part in drills in Georgia.
Mar 11 2015 - 20:13
Mar 11 2015 - 19:34
The United National Movement of Georgian ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili has declared preparations for the largest national protest set for March 21. The protest will be held on Shota Rustaveli Avenue, where the most essential events in the modern history of Georgia happened on April 9, 1989.
Mar 9 2015 - 16:51
Georgian Defense Minister Mindia Janelidze has declared the start of a reform to adopt NATO standards at the military police department of the Defense Ministry today, News Georgia reports.Janelidze emphasized that mass dismissals would not happen in the process.
Mar 7 2015 - 21:37