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10 hrs ago | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

Domestic Frictions as Georgians Await EU Deal

Georgia's governing and opposition parties may share a common vision of closer ties with the European Union, but they are still squabbling, with one accusing the other of plotting Ukraine-style disturbances.

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16 hrs ago | Trend

Georgian president receives German and French foreign ministers

Tbilisi, Georgia, April 24 By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend: Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili received German and French foreign ministers, Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Laurent Fabius on April 24. The meeting was held at the Avlabari residence of Georgian president.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Moscow orders Kiev to withdraw troops from Ukraine's Donbass region

Pro-Russian activists hold police shields with the words reading "Obama, hands off Ukraine!" as they guard the barricade at the Ukrainian regional office of the Security Service with the banner that reads: "Donbas not brought to its knees! All to defend the motherland!" in Luhansk, Ukraine, Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Prison, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Vladimir Putin

Project Syndicate

Israel's Ukraine Dilemma

As if relations between Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's government and US President Barack Obama's administration were not strained enough, Israel has refused to join the United States and its other allies in condemning Russia's annexation of Crimea.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Ware Center to Screen Broken Circle Breakdown & in Bloom, 4/28 & 5/5

"Broken Circle Breakdown" is scheduled to be shown Monday, April 28th, followed by "In Bloom" on Monday, May 5. Both films will screen at the Ware Center, 42 North Prince Street, Lancaster, PA at 5 & 7:30pm "Broken Circle" is an intensely moving portrait of a relationship from beginning to end, propelled by a soundtrack of foot-stomping bluegrass, ... (more)

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Trend

Georgia intends to benefit from opportunities of Asian market

The transitional period has ended in Georgia and now, all the efforts are focused on the reforms and radical changes, Georgian Finance Minister Nodar Khaduri said while speaking at the second regional forum of the Asian Development Bank in Tbilisi.

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The Age

Strong language: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

Guns at the ready: An armed man in military fatigues stands guard outside the security service regional building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Slavyansk.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Q&A: Jim Pugel Talks About Being Ousted From SPD, His Busy New Life, and - Moving On'

Pugel: I'm in midtown Manhattan. Today [Friday, April 18], I spent the day with elected officials in Brooklyn, specifically with the district attorney, and later on with the presiding judge, George Grasso.

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Trend

Iranian, Georgian railways to be linked through Azerbaijan

Development of ties between Iran, Azerbaijan and Georgia, and linking Iranian and Georgian railways via Azerbaijan correspond to the entire region's interests, according to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

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Trend

Tbilisi to host summit with participation of Azerbaijani, Turkish, Georgian presidents

Tbilisi will host a summit with participation of Azerbaijani, Turkish and Georgian presidents, Ilham Aliyev, Abdullah Gul and Giorgi Margvelashvili, in early May, Georgian First Deputy Foreign Minister David Zalkaliani said on April 22 at a press conference.

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Weekday Magazine

Georgia Says Russia Releases Three Spies

Georgia says Russia has freed three Georgians who were arrested on espionage charges after the 2008 war between the neighboring states.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Trend

Azerbaijani oil prices for April 14-18

The average price on AZERI LT, exported from Azerbaijan via the Ceyhan, Batumi and Supsa ports to Italian Augusta port, was $112 per barrel on April 14-18 or $2.57 more compared to the previous week.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Free Republic

The West Leaves Ukraine to Putin

When Russia invaded Crimea and massed 40,000 or more troops in the east, Ukraine turned to an old friend, the United States, and asked for light arms, antitank weapons, intelligence help and nonlethal aid.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US Air Force, World News

Fri Apr 18, 2014

CBC News

What's open in Calgary this Easter weekend

Easter eggs come in all shapes sizes in colours, especially in Eastern Europe. Here, children paint eggs for Easter in Tbilisi, Georgia.

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Groong

Just Don't Call It Turkish Coffee

JUST DON'T CALL IT TURKISH COFFEE Roads and Kingdoms April 17 2014 by Maxim Edwards There is, as one would expect, no Turkish coffee in Armenia.

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Weekday Magazine

Georgian Appeals Court Upholds Akhalaia Acquittal

The Tbilisi Court of Appeals has upheld the acquittal of Bacho Akhalaia on charges involving torture and the inhumane treatment of seven special task force servicemen when he served as Georgia's interior minister in 2012.

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Trend

Cooperation issues discussed with Belgian business-companies in Georgia

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili met with a delegation of representatives of the largest Belgian business companies in Tbilisi, Prime Minister's office told Trend on April 18. The issues concerning the investment sphere were discussed during the meeting.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Trend

Tbilisi, Tehran discuss expansion of bilateral cooperation

Chairman of the Tbilisi Sakrebulo , Irakli Shihiashvili has held a meeting with the official of Iran's Industry Ministry.

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Trend

Tbilisi Appeal Court once again acquits ex-defense minister

Tbilisi Appeal Court upheld the acquittal decision of Tbilisi City Court with regard to ex-Defense Minister Bacho Akhalaia and his seven subordinates.

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Athens Banner-Herald

Fourth of July celebration set for Georgia Square Mall

After a few years of lagging governmental funding and increasing reliance on business sponsors, the Athens-Clarke County government is formally turning the local Fourth of July celebration and fireworks display over to the private sector.

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