Feb 27 2015 - 12:48
A March of Peace, dedicated to the 70th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War, will leave Moscow for Jerusalem on March 1. The purpose of the peacemaking pilgrimage, that will cover dozens of cities and several countries, is to attract world attention to the dangerous escalation of tensions in the international arena and the need for an active struggle against extremism, nationalism and fascism in different regions of the world, including in Ukraine and the Middle East.
Feb 25 2015 - 16:02
A protest demonstration was held in Tbilisi today, calling for the resignation of the Georgian government due to the sharp depreciation of the national currency, the lari. The rally took place at the Tbilisi Marriot hotel, where Georgian Finance Minister Nodar Khaduri and Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Giorgi Kvirikashvili met with the representatives of the private sector of the Georgian economy.
Feb 24 2015 - 16:32
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by European Union Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis. The parties expressed satisfaction with the development of relations between Azerbaijan and the EU, and stressed the importance of expanding these ties in various areas.
Feb 24 2015 - 13:33
Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic and the chairman of the Georgian parliament David Usupashvili discussed the bilateral relations between Georgia and Croatia in Zagreb yesterday.
Feb 23 2015 - 13:38
The president of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili held a meeting with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko yesterday.During the meeting they discussed "all important issues concerning bilateral relations," TASS reports with reference to the press service of the President of Georgia. The situation in Ukraine, regional security issues and preparing of the Riga Summit were also discussed at the meeting.
Feb 23 2015 - 11:21
The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, said that the government plans to reduce administrative costs by approximately 12% under a policy of belt-tightening.
Feb 22 2015 - 14:11
As a result of an accident involving a taxi on the central highway in Georgia, two children and their mother died, and about five people received various injuries. According to Rustavi-2 TV, "at Agar-Gomi, a taxi travelling from Tbilisi to Akhaltsikhe drove sharply off the road, crashed into a pole and overturned." According to other media reports, the other passengers who were in the vehicle - about five people - received various injuries and were taken to the nearest hospital.