Giorgi Margvelashvili

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Will Georgian President's powers be limited?

Georgia's President's Advisor Pikria Chikhradze commented rumors about amendments to the Constitution which will reduce presidential powers. She believes that this issue appeared on the agenda because of differences in …

Margvelashvili pardons nearly 170 prisoners

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has signed a decree to pardon 168 prisoners, six of them are women, the chairman of the presidential commission for pardons, Zviad Koridze, said. …

 Atambayev visits Tbilisi

President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev will arrive in Georgia on an official visit today. The official welcoming ceremony will be held at the presidential palace in Avlabari. The Georgian …

Pope Francis holds stadium mass In Tbilisi

Pope Francis held a stadium Mass in Tbilisi on the second day of a weekend trip to the Caucasus that is focused on preaching religious tolerance and peace, RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty reports. In his homily on …

New Georgian peacekeeping units to depart for Afghanistan

A new group of Georgian soldiers will depart for Afghanistan to serve alongside NATO troops in a peacekeeping mission. Two battalions from the 3rd Infantry Brigade and 5th Infantry Brigade of the Georgian Armed Forces (GAF), along …

Tbilisi opens Austrian embassy

Today, the new Ambassador of Austria to Georgia Arad Benko presented his credentials to the Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili. Benko became the first Austrian ambassador to Georgia with residence in …

Georgian President ready to meet with Putin

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said he is ready to meet with the Russian leadership if there is a mutual intention to hold such talks. “Of course, we are ready to prepare such a meeting and if there …

Margvelashvili to visit Slovenia for first time

Georgia’s President Giorgi Margvelashvili has started his official visit to Slovenia. It will be the first presidential visit to the republic. During his two-day trip Margvelashvili will meet his Slovenian …

Georgia sends condolences after terror attack in Nice

Georgia is extremely saddened and offering its sincere condolences to the people of France after a deadly terrorist attack in the coastal city of Nice left 80 people dead and dozens more injured. Georgian leaders have expressed …