Georgia and US

Georgian army buys rifles for US money

Georgian Defense Minister Irakli Garibashvili reported that the country's army will receive the M4 rifles. "This purchase was made in the framework of assistance in the amount of 22 mln dollars allocated by the US for the …

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Leading U.S. school to be opened in Georgia

Webster University will open its first campus in the region in Georgia, the Georgian Business and Technology University (BTU) announced. Webster University will be located on a 2,000 square meter plot of land in Tbilisi. The …

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Conti International LLC quits Anaklia port project

The representatives of US Conti International LLC denied reports that the organization intends to cooperate with the Anaklia Development Consortium, which is constructing a deep-sea port in Georgia. Earlier, Levan Akhvlediani, head of …

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U.S. ship Porter enters Batumi after Odessa

The U.S. ship Porter (DDG 78) has arrived in Georgia’s Batumi for a port visit today, the U.S. Embassy to Georgia reported. "The visit serves to highlight the continued cooperation between the U.S. and Georgia by …

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Trump nominates U.S. ambassador to Georgia

U.S. President Donald Trump has presented Californian Kelly Degnan for the role of the new U.S. ambassador to Georgia. Degnan currently serves as the political advisor to the Commander of United States …

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U.S. Regional Office of Commerce to be opened in Tbilisi

The U.S. Department of Commerce and the Georgian Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation to enhance bilateral trade relations. The parties agreed to establish a U.S. Regional …

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Foreign investments in Georgia decline by 6.3%

Georgia attracted $281.1 million in foreign direct investments in the first quarter of 2019, which is a 6.3% decrease compared to the same period of 2018, according to the latest preliminary data of the National Statistics Office of …

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Izoria and Rood discuss defense cooperation

Georgian Defense Minister Levan Izoria, being on a visit in the U.S., met with Under Secretary of Defense for Policy John Rood. Strategic partnership issues and future cooperation plans were discussed …

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Zurabishvili: US Base in Georgia Bad Idea

The first female president of Georgia, Salome Zurabishvii, has said she believes it is not a good idea to build an American military base in Georgia, Georgia Today reports. While responding to the questions of the Voice …

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