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  1. Georgian Murders Highlight Violence Against WomenRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    ... Only a day later, a 68-year-old woman was stabbed to death by her 73-year-old husband in Gurdjaani in eastern Georgia. Another recent case was the murder of a young woman at the hands of her ex-husband, a policeman, in the western town of Zestafoni. ...

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  2. US praises Georgian government 2 year reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Trend

    Principal Deputy Assistant US Secretary of State Kurt Tong praised the 2 year report of the Georgian government, saying that it was focused on positive steps and specific goals. He made the remarks at the meeting with the Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili, the press service of the Government of Georgia told Trend.

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  3. Georgia, US mull free trade issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Oct.30 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili met with the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs at the US Department of State Kurt Tong, and the sides talked over a range of issues. In particular, the sides discussed the cooperation between Georgia and the US and the prospects for intensifying the collaboration in the economic sphere, a source at Georgia's Presidential Administration told Trend on Oct.30.

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  4. Young Armenian Chess-Player Declared Champion Of EuropeRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Groong

    PLAYER DECLARED CHAMPION OF EUROPE 12:38 * 30.10.14 Mamikon Gharibyan of Armenia has won the U10 champion's title in the European Youth Chess Championship held in Batumi, Georgia from October 18 to 19.

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  5. Armenia's Mamikon Gharibyan Becomes European ChampionRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | Groong

    ARMENIA'S MAMIKON GHARIBYAN BECOMES EUROPEAN CHAMPION 18:12 29/10/2014 >> SPORT Armenian chess player Mamikon Gharibyan became the European U10 Champion 2014 at the continental championship held in Batumi, Georgia, the official website of Armenian Chess Federation reports. Mariam Mkrtchyan became the European U10 Girls vice-champion and Aram Hakobyan the European U14 vice-champion.

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  6. European rabbis call for laws against anti-Semitic speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    Rioters throw projectiles at French riot police officers in Sarcelles, a suburb north of Paris, on July 20, 2014, after clashes following a demonstration denouncing Israel's military campaign in Gaza. , which convened this week in Tbilisi, Georgia.

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  7. KazTransGas-Tbilisi to be returned to Kazakh side in late 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Trend

    Tbilisi gas Distribution Company, owned by the Kazakh state KazTransGas-Tbilisi company, will be back under the control of the Kazakh management by the end of 2014, the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Energy of Georgia Kakha Kaladze said in Tbilisi Oct.24. "Now the working groups of the Georgian and Kazakh sides solve technical issues that will be completed before the New Year," he said.

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  8. Georgia concerned over Russia-Abkhazia treatyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Today.Az

    Georgia is concerned over a draft alliance treaty between Russia and the separatist Abkhazia, Georgian Foreign Minister's Senior Deputy Davit Zalkaliani reiterated during a meeting with the OSCE's Special Representative and Co-Chair of the Geneva talks, Angelo Gnaedinger. The parties talked about the importance of continuing a constructive dialogue on the agenda issues and outcomes of the Geneva talks' last round, which took place on October 8. The issues on the agenda were mainly related to the non-use of force, establishment of international security arrangements in the occupied districts, as well as the return of refugees to their homes.

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  9. Georgia's New Government Is More Open With Armenia, Says ActivistRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Groong

    GEORGIA'S NEW GOVERNMENT IS MORE OPEN WITH ARMENIA, SAYS ACTIVIST 14:23 * 24.10.14 In an interview with Tert.am, Javakhk-based Armenian activist Vahagn Chakhalyan said that Georgia's current government is more sincere in its relations with Armenia. "The tension that was under Mikheil Saakashvili has been defused, and the situation is getting better," he said.

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  10. State Department Reiterates Concerns Over Former Georgian Officials' PersecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    Concerns remain about the way some cases of criminal prosecutions of former government members have been handled in Georgia, U.S. State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki said. Answering a question at a daily briefing on October 23 regarding the recent jailing of Georgia's former defense and interior ministers on office abuse, torture, and murder charges, Psaki said she did not want to get into specific cases.

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  11. European Rabbis Seek Laws Against Anti-Semitic Hate SpeechRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Forward

    The call was made in a resolution passed Thursday by the standing committee of the Conference European Rabbis, or CER, which convened this week met in Tbilisi, Georgia. "We call on additional countries to follow the example set by France and Germany, and devise legislation that targets hate speech against Jews specifically," CER President Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt told JTA Friday.

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  12. Azerbaijan continues overhaul of railway leading to GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Trend

    The Azerbaijan Railways CJSC launched major repairs at the seven-kilometer long Salahli-Poylu railway section as part of the overhaul of the Baku-Boyuk Kasik railway running to Georgia. In Dec. 2013, the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC completed the repair work of a 317-km long part of the Baku-Boyuk Kasik railway.

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  13. Rovigo v Cardiff Blues: Everything you need to know ahead of the European Challenge Cup clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | IcNetwork

    Rovigo: D Farolini; R McCann, D Majstorovic, F Menon, L Lubian; L Rodriguez, M Frati; G Roan, E Ceccato, M Ravalle, M Maran, J-F Montauriol , E Ruffolo, E Caffini, G Zanini. Jean-Francois Montauriol : The Toulouse-born forward is the heartbeat of his side and can play in the back or second rows.

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  14. It's time for the eurozone to look beyond its bordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    As the eurozone struggles to restore its ailing economies, perhaps it is time for participant-states to look beyond their own backyards, writes Giorgi Meladze. Giorgi Meladze is the director of the Ilia State University Center for Constitutional Studies and the executive director of the Liberty Institute, a libertarian think-tank in Tbilisi, Georgia.

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  15. Russian-Abkhaz agreement to negatively affect security of GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Trend

    First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia Davit Zalkaliani met with the Special Representative of the OSCE, Ambassador Angelo Gnaedinger, who is also co-chair of the Geneva talks. During the meeting the parties discussed the results of the last round of the Geneva talks, which took place Oct. 8, and stressed the importance of continuing a constructive dialogue on the agenda issues, Georgian Foreign Ministry told Trend Oct.24.

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  16. Georgia: You Are What Your License Plates Say You AreRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | EurasiaNet

    Georgians' fascination with cars is only surpassed by their ardor for vanity car plates. The South-Caucasus country may be strapped for cash, but it turns its pockets inside out to get the right car and personalized plates to go with it.

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  17. Issues of Georgian-Azerbaijani-Turkish military cooperation discussed in TbilisiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Trend

    Georgian Defense Minister Irakli Alasania and Chief of Turkish Armed Forces General Staff, Army General Necdet Ozel discussed the issues of bilateral cooperation between Turkey and Georgia during a meeting in Tbilisi. Alasania noted the need to deepen Turkish-Azerbaijani-Georgian military cooperation.

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  18. Panicked Tbilisi passengers boot black-skinned foreigner outRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Trend

    Passengers of a bus in Tbilisi threw a black-skinned French citizen out of the bus, fearing that he was infected with Ebola, says Lela Kodolashvili, a witness. The passenger was shouting that he was French but other passengers ignored it.

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  19. BAKU: Armenia Cannot Join BTK Till Resolution Of Nagorno-Karabakh ConflictRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Groong

    ... railway project until it doesn't stop the occupation of Azerbaijani lands. Only after the end of the occupation, Georgia, Turkey and Azerbaijan can think on the accession of Armenia to the project, which is constructed by Baku's initiative and ...

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  20. St. Joseph's Men's Soccer Duo Tally Player of the Week HonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... his career and the first time this season a Bear has captured the USCAA honor. Last week the freshman from Tbilisi, Georgia-who leads the Bears this season with eight goals-netted four goals on five shots including his first career hat trick in a ...

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