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"The president"s administration had much more expenditures than 150 MPs from the entire Parliament," - said Akaki Zoidze

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Assessments were made by the majority representatives of the president"s administration. Akaki Zoidze, chairman of the Committee on Health Care and Social Issues, believes that while the country can not get a concrete result, the president should refrain from such expenses. "I understand that it is
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Will "Georgian Dream" support Salome Zurabishvili - ruling party has not yet made a decision

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The ruling team does not speak about the support of presidential candidates so far. Members of the parliamentary majority say that there is a difference of opinions among them. Part of the ruling party believes that "Georgian Dream" should name its own presidential candidate, while some support
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"Such a remark is unacceptable" - "Charter of Journalistic Ethics" responds to Salome Zurabishvili"s statement

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Georgian Journalistic Ethics Charter" responds to the remark of the presidential candidate Salome Zurabishvili to journalists - "Use your brain". According to their assessment, similar remarks are not acceptable to media representatives, especially from the acting MP. Nata Dzvelishvili, director of
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"Jurnalists use your brains," - Salome Zourabichvili

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"Jurnalists use your brains," - has declared the independent presidential candidate Salome Zurabishvili today. The statement was an answer to the question, whether she would enter Avlabari"s residence in case of victory. "It"s already said, and you journalists use your brains brain and find where
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"I hope that this party will support me somewhat today as well" - Salome Zurabishvili speaks about "Georgian Dream"

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Salome Zurabishvili started collecting signatures for registration as a presidential candidate. She needs signatures of 26 thousand supporters to officially registerat the CEC. Salome Zurabishvili made a statement about her political plans. Zurabishvili said she hopes the ruling party will support
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David Bakradze met with population of village Buknari in Kobuleti municipality

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The presidential candidate Davit Bakradze arrived in the village of Buknari, Kobuleti municipality. The locals talk about severe economic and social problems and say that their only income is the amount of money sent by family members who have gone to work abroad. The presidential candidate of
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Taxi registration - House of Justice will be involved in issuance of licenses

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Kakha Kaladze started today"s sitting of the government of the capital with the issue of registration of taxes. According to Tbilisi Mayor, more than 200 permits have already been issued by the municipality in two weeks. According to Mayor, since August 21, the House of Justice will be involved in
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"Giorgi Margvelashvili"s attitude to the court is non-state" - Irakli Kobakhidze

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"Giorgi Margvelashvili"s attitude towards the court is unfortunately not that of the state," the parliament speaker said several minutes ago. The parliamentary majority will not take part in the selection process of the chairof the Supreme Court, because the ruling team declares mistrust. Irakli
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Investigation accuses Malkhaz Machalikashvili of preparing a terrorist act

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Malkhaz Machalikashvili, father of 19-year-old Temirlan Machalikashvili who was killed during the special operation in Pankisi, is suspected in prepation of a terrorist act. The lawyer of the Human Rights Education and Monitoring Center, Keti Chutlashvili, said after leaving the building of the
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Selection of Chairperson of the Supreme Court - Opposition believes that "Georgian Dream" will not support candidate nominated by Margvelashvili

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The opposition and the non-governmental sector connects the decision of the parliamentary majority on non-participation in the selection process of the Chairperson of the Supreme Courtto to the political plan. According to the opposition members, the ruling team"s refusal to hold a consultation
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First footage from Turkey, where three Georgian citizens were injured today

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First footage from Turkey, where 3 Georgians were injured today - one of the citizens of Georgia who was injured in the accident has already been undergone urgent surgery. A 40-year-old woman, who remains in the resuscitation department, had a fracture and inner injury in the abdomen. Doctors say
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Changed military balance in the Black Sea Region is stressed - Border Police explains document signed by Trump

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  The border police responds to the signed by Donald Trump document , which implies significant assistance in the security sphere for Georgia, Temur Kekelidze, the head of the Border Police, explains that after the entry into force of the decision, Georgia and Ukraine will increase the number and
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Grigol Vashadze, the presidential candidate of the United Opposition met with locals in Lentekhi

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Grigol Vashadze, Presidential Candidate of United Opposition "Strenght is in Unity" and other leaders of the union arrived in Lentekhi and talked to the population about the problems in the region. According to locals, their main concern is the growth of unemployment and the population outflow. The
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Presidential candidate Davit Bakradze met with population in the village of Giorgitsminda, Sagarejo region

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Davit Bakradze, presidential candidate of "European Georgia" met with population in the village of Giorgitsminda, Sagarejo region. Locals say that they have to live in difficult conditions. They complain about lack of resources, gas and water and hard social background. Davit Bakradze got
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"When the Strasbourg Judges see these footage, they will form their subjective decision" - Kobakhidze speaks about the so-called Cyanid case

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Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia responds to the so-called cyanide case. Irakli Kobakhidze makes little comment on the detained Giorgi Mamaladze and speaks about the suit sent to the Strasbourg Court. The Chairman of the Parliament says that he has seen the footage, which was spread by the
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The government has a plan to provide stability of GEL- Irakli Kobakhidze

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Irakli Kobakhidze, the Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia responds to impairment of the rate of GEL. Irakli Kobakhidze linked impairment of the Lari course to external factors and states that the government has a plan to maintain the stability of the Lari. "We have, of course, a permanent
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He regularly appointed his staff in court - Kobakhidze speaks about the president and the chair of the Supreme Court

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The Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia responds to the consultations on the candidacy of the Chairman of the Supreme Court in the Presidential Administration. Irakli Kobakhidze says that his expectations regarding current consultations are pessimistic, which he says is based on past experiences.
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Law on defense - Donald Trump will sign today document where Georgia is mentioned

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  Donald Trump today will sign a law on defense, in which support to Georgia is mentioned. The Law on Defense Budget, which bears the name of Senator John McCain, envisages allocation of $ 716 billion for strengthening US defense capabilities in 2019. The document was approved by the Senate on
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Drug policy does not help the users and, on the contrary, is harmful to them - HRW research

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According to Human Rights Watch, drug policy in Georgia is still repressive and should be changed. The authoritative international organization has been preparing a rep[ort for the last two years and has descibed the current challenges as well as specific recommendations. Rachel Daniels, deputy
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Unconstitutional decision of the regulatory commission should be changed immediately - Kakhidze speaks about regulation of political advertising

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  "European Georgia" protests against the decision of the Communications Regulatory Commission, which prohibits broadcasting of political parties during non-election periods in Georgia- Otar Kakhidze, one of the leaders of the party at the special briefing said. According to Kakhidze, an
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