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  1. Georgia faces power outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Today.Az

    Electricity customers in Tbilisi and Georgia's eastern regions remained without service until the power supply was restored at 03:00 a.m. in the That was reportedly not the first failure in Georgia's power system. Emergency shutdown of the 500-kilowatt Imereti power line plunged almost all territory of Georgia into darkness for two hours in July 2014.

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  2. Georgia: Gas project will strengthen handRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | UPI

    A natural gas pipeline from the Caspian Sea to the European market will enhance the geopolitical strength of the region, Georgia's prime minister said. Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili was on hand for the opening of a transport terminal for the pipeline at the port city of Poti.

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  3. Green Energy Crashes Power Grid in Georgia RepublicRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Dallas Blog

    The nation of the Georgia Republic plunged into 3 hours of darkness after it's entire power grid attempted to switch to alternative energy sources. Trend AZ reports that, "The whole Georgia was de-energized during three hours on Nov.24, the Georgian State Electric System told Trend.

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  4. EU assessment mission to visit Georgia on Nov.24Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Nov.24 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: The assessment mission of the European Union will visit Georgia on Nov.24, EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos said. He made the remarks during a meeting with Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili in Brussels last week.

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  5. Don't Forget Putin. He's Still Moving Aggressively.Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Groong

    ... and, unless the West stops vacillating, it won't end there, either. After the 2003 Rose Revolution, the nation of Georgia, in the Caucasus, became a staunch American ally. But in 2008, it was invaded and partially occupied by Putin's Russia, and in ...

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  6. Azerbaijani delegate was deprived of the seat for organizing theRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Groong

    Azerbaijani delegate was deprived of the seat for organizing the Batumi scandal November 22 2014 "It is important that at least in this situation, the Azerbaijani delegation acts with specific denial that they do not share the approaches and estimates of this newspaper, and do not agree that the information published in the newspaper meet the reality", such opinion was expressed by Armenia's National Coordinator Boris Navasardyan, in the conversation with Aravot.am, referring to the sixth annual session of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum held in Batumi .

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  7. Georgia's Pankisi Gorge: the making of a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Bangkok Post

    White smoke belches from the chimney of a lopsided stone house, mingling with thick fog in Georgia's Pankisi Gorge whose bucolic setting hardly fits its reputation as a jihadist hotbed. Temur Batirashvili, a 70-year-old subsistence farmer and father of a feared Islamic State commander in his home in Birkiani, Georgia, Nov. 1, 2014 Temur Batirashvili, a 70-year-old subsistence farmer, warms his hands over a rusty stove as he tells the story of his son, one of the most feared commanders with the Islamic State group in Syria.

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  8. Kakha Bendukidze: Businessman and statesman who fell foul of Vladimir ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | The Independent

    ... the Russian authorities do not need such talented people." Bendukidze sold his stake in Uralmash and moved back to Georgia, where, following the Rose Revolution and the removal of Eduard Shevardnadze, he was appointed as Minister of Economics, going ...

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  9. Georgian foreign ministry urges int'l community to prevent Russia's annexation of AbkhaziaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Trend

    Georgia will never accept the violation of its territorial integrity and will make no compromises on this issue, the Georgian foreign ministry said Nov. 23. This statement was made in response to the Russian government's decree dated November 20, 2014 concerning the submission of the agreed version of the agreement on alliance and integration between Russia and Abkhazia for the president's approval. "The Georgian foreign ministry expresses concern over Russia's actions," a statement says.

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  10. The Costs of ExileRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Foreign Policy

    ... proud of the two educational projects he founded: the Free University of Tbilisi and the Agricultural University of Georgia. Bendukidze made sure that both universities had state-of-the-art programs. He bought equipment for new labs, worked to ...

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  11. D.P. Showcase Camerimage Benefits From Razor-Sharp FocusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in Macedonia, also founded in 1993, and Golden Eye, the Intl. Festival of Cameramen, which takes place in Tbilisi, Georgia, and is now in its sixth year. In the d.p. community, however, Camerimage is recognized as the premier festival dedicated to ...

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  12. Georgians protest Russia-Abkhazia province dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Newsday

    An elderly Georgian demonstrator shouts anti-Russian slogans during a rally in Tbilisi, Georgia, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. Tens of thousands of people rallied in Georgia's capital on Saturday to protest a planned agreement between Russia and Georgia's separatist province.

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  13. Breakaway Abkhazia Official Beaten In 'Symptomatic' AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    The president of Georgia's breakaway, Russian-backed Abkhazia region summoned his security council on November 16 after the so-called prime minister of the rebel province was beaten up by attackers in the center of its main city. The de facto government's interior minister said two men used a car to block Beslan Butba's Mercedes on a Sukhumi street on November 15 and then attacked him.

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  14. Russia's aggression isn't stopping in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Newsday

    ... and, unless the West stops vacillating, it won't end there, either. After the 2003 Rose Revolution, the nation of Georgia, in the Caucasus, became a staunch American ally. But in 2008, it was invaded and partially occupied by Putin's Russia, and in ...

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  15. Ireland v GeorgiaRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | Sporting Life

    Irish penalty, Georgia not rolling away and Madigan will have the chance to add the first points of the match. High kick causes trouble for Georgia, knocking on for the scrum.

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  16. Thousands rally in Georgia against Russia policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Georgia's Russia policy and the Kremlin's backing of separatists in the breakaway Abkhazia and South Ossetia regions have been the target of protests by 30,000 opposition supporters in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi. Tbilisi: More than 30,000 opposition supporters have rallied in the Georgian capital Tbilisi against the government's Russia policy and the Kremlin's backing of separatists in the breakaway Abkhazia and South Ossetia regions.

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  17. Thousands of Georgians protest against Russia, own government : November 16, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Daily Times

    ... breakaway provinces, Abkhazia and South Ossetia, declared independence with Russian backing. Moscow, which opposes Georgia's flailing efforts to join the transatlantic NATO military alliance, has proposed a new treaty with Abkhazia, which is viewed ...

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  18. Georgia fury at Russia-Abkhazia dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | BBC News

    Tens of thousands of Georgians have rallied in the capital Tbilisi against a planned agreement between Russia and Georgia's breakaway Abkhazia region. Demonstrators, who believe Russia is taking steps to annex Abkhazia, carried Georgian and EU flags and chanted "stop Russia" and "stop Putin".

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  19. Preview: Ireland v GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... last Sunday. Joe Schmidt is famed for lack of fear and giving players a chance to shine. And the selection to face Georgia is, as ever, brave. Thirteen changes to the team that defeated South Africa is an attempt to give as many players as possible ...

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  20. This Week In Pictures: Faith In Practice Around The World, November 9 - 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Switched

    Humans express their faith in a multitude of ways. These photos capture the diversity within faith practices that happen in our world in the span of just one week.

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