Georgia Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Can basketball history justify fear in Baltics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Hill

    While folks in Congress experience bittersweet moments as their home state and alumni college basketball teams rise and fall, brackets are busted, and office pool champs are crowned, when it's all over, most still equate March Madness with fun and excitement. But for the basketball powerhouses in the Baltics, the game also brings out another emotion: fear.

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  2. Ukraine refuses to extradite former Georgian president to TbilisiRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2015 | UAport

    ... vice said on Wednesday. "The Prosecutor's Office came to the conclusion that the request to extradite Saakashvili to Georgia is politically motivated and contradicts the European Convention on Human Rights of 1950," said the statement.

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  3. UEFA charges Georgia for fans running on fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    UEFA has charged the Georgian soccer federation after fans ran on the field and delayed a European Championship qualifying match against Germany. Play was stopped briefly near the end of Germany's 2-0 win in Tbilisi on Sunday when several fans came on to hug players from both teams.

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  4. UEFA charges Georgia, case to be decided in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Fox Sports

    A fan runs on the pitch to Germany's Andre Schurrle during the Euro 2016 qualifier between Georgia and Germany. Scotland will discover on May 21 if September's Euro 2016 qualifier with Georgia will be played behind closed doors.

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  5. UEFA charges Georgia for fans on field during Germany matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | USA Today

    UEFA charges Georgia for fans on field during Germany match Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1CwwtAQ NYON, Switzerland - UEFA has charged the Georgian soccer federation after fans ran on the field and delayed a European Championship qualifying match against Germany. Play was stopped briefly near the end of Germany's 2-0 win in Tbilisi on Sunday when several fans came on to hug players from both teams.

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  6. Ireland and Poland facing UEFA charges following Aviva clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... Marc Wilson and James McCarthy. Meanwhile, Scotland will discover on May 21 if September's Euro 2016 qualifier with Georgia will be played behind closed doors. UEFA has announced it has opened disciplinary proceedings against the Georgian Football ...

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  7. Tartan Army to find out if Scotland's Euro qualifier with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Daily Record

    SCOTLAND will discover on May 21 if September's Euro 2016 qualifier with Georgia will be played behind closed doors. UEFA has announced it has opened disciplinary proceedings against the Georgian Football Federation after fans twice invaded the field of play during Sunday's 2-0 defeat to Germany in Tbilisi.

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  8. General prosecutor office of Ukraine refuses to extradite Mikheil SaakashviliRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Trend

    General prosecutor office of Ukraine refused to extradite the former head of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili, thinking that he is being persecuted for "political reasons", RIA Novosti news agency reported April 1. "On the results of inspection, General prosecutor office of Ukraine came to conclusion that there is the risk that an extradition request of Saakashvili was made by the competent authorities of Georgia with the aim of political persecution," said the message. "In addition, his extradition would be contrary to the requirements of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms of 1950.

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  9. Uefa to make Georgia decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | BBC News

    Uefa will decide on May 21 if Scotland's Euro 2016 qualifier with Georgia will be played being closed doors, BBC Scotland understands. They will meet to decide what sanctions, if any, the Georgian Football Federation will face following crowd disturbances at the weekend.

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  10. Georgia president says Russia is threat to regional securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Georgian President Georgy Margvelashvili said on Tuesday Russia poses a threat to regional security and that its action in Georgia and Ukraine is punishment for their pro-Western stances. Georgia's President Georgy Margvelashvili speaks to the media after leaving the residence of the late Georgia's former president and Soviet foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze, in Tbilisi July 7, 2014.

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  11. Georgia v Scotland may be played in closed stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A fan runs on the pitch during the Euro 2016 Group D Qualifier match between Georgia and Germany at Boris Paichadze Stadium in Tbilisi, Georgia.

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  12. Armenia: Can French Hypermarket Generate Genuine Retail Competition?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    French grocery hypermarket chain Carrefour opened its first store in the Armenian capital Yerevan on March 11, making this its second opening in the South Caucasus after launching the inaugural store in Tbilisi, Georgia, in 2012. After years of controversy, the French-run hypermarket chain Carrefour, one of the world's largest retail giants, finally opened a store in Armenia earlier in March.

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  13. TANAP gas pipeline deal closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... cost of the pipeline has been estimated at $10-$11 billion. Schlueter said the BP-led consortium was on track in Georgia and Azerbaijan with its works on the project, despite the decline in global oil prices. He added the consortium planned to spend ...

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  14. Macon-based Mrs. Griffin's barbecue sauce turns 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | 13WMAZ.com

    ... ensue that Ms. Griffin's was made exactly the same way it was last time," Neel said. Mrs. Griffin's is a traditional Georgia barbecue sauce. That means it's low in sugar and tomato paste, but high in mustard and vinegar. "We actually mix about 800 ...

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  15. No visas for Georgians should be the EU response to Russia's bullying tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | EurActiv.com

    ... and not the threat or use of force. A first and immediate step to this end is visa liberalization. In the case of Georgia, visa liberalization can help towards conflict resolution. The citizens of Georgia, including those of occupied Abkhazia and ...

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  16. The secret tribe living in isolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... living by ancient tribal traditions in preserved medieval villages. Svaneti in the Caucasus mountain region of Georgia is home to the Svan people, an indigenous group living in the remote northwest of the country who have created their own unwritten ...

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  17. Are NGOs Agents of Subversion?Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Sunshine State News

    Though "Bibi" Netanyahu won re-election last week, the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations will still look into whether the State Department financed a clandestine effort to defeat him. Reportedly, State funneled $350,000 to an American NGO called OneVoice, which has an Israeli subsidiary, Victory 15, that collaborated with U.S. operatives to bring Bibi down.

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  18. Are American NGOs Agents of Subversion?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | AmmoLand

    Though " Bibi " Netanyahu won re-election last week, the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations will still look into whether the State Department financed a clandestine effort to defeat him. Reportedly, State funneled $350,000 to an American Non Governmental Organization called OneVoice, which has an Israeli subsidiary, Victory 15, that collaborated with U.S. operatives to bring Bibi down.

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  19. EVENT: Beka Gochiashvili Trio Plays Limerick, Dublin, March 25-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... technique and a raw energy in his playing style will make this series of concerts unmissable. Born in Tbilisi, Georgia on March 11, 1996 Beka at age 4 watched Standards II by - the video triggered his devotion and passion for this sophisticated trio ...

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  20. Georgian opposition protests and demands impeachmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Today.Az

    ... domestic and foreign policy, accusing the authorities for "the unresolved social and economic problems of Georgia and concessions regarding Russia." They urged the government to "resign". Symbolic "red cards" were handed out by the National Movement ...

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