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.
Apr 25 2015 - 19:38
Garibashvili is intending to sell the Government House in Kutaisi.
Apr 25 2015 - 18:00
Data Akhalaia has been set free by a Greek court.
Apr 24 2015 - 19:16
Apr 23 2015 - 18:23
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has made his first visit to Georgia. He will meet Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, Patriarch Ilia II, President Giorgi Margvelashvili, and visit Batumi.
Apr 22 2015 - 19:47
Apr 21 2015 - 21:47
Apr 21 2015 - 19:54
Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said today that he will not take cued from anyone, responding to the government's plan and ex-Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili's demand to move him from the residence of ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili to a smaller building, Georgia Online reports. Margvelashvili called it a purely political topic. 'Unfortunately, it is unacceptable for Mr. Bidzina that I make my own decisions about my work. And Georgia does not need a president obeying and leaving the building on [anyone's] order,' the president emphasized.
Apr 21 2015 - 17:52
On April 22, Japan will rename the country of Georgia from the current 'Gurujia' to 'Jojia', Interfax reports.Tokyo conceded in renaming the country last year. The parliament gave approval in April.