Abkhazia is holding so-called parliamentary elections on Saturday. Doors of all 35 pololling stations opened exactly at 8 a.m. and they will end their work at 8 p.m.
Body of a woman who had been missing for three days was found Saturday in the town of Gurjaani in Eastern Georgia. Family members found the woman dead in the Alasani canal.
On Friday, police confirmed that the skeletal remains discovered last week is Mariam Makhniashvili, the 17-year-old girl who vanished without a trace more than two years ago and became the focus of a massive international search.
U.S. Senator Richard Lugar proposes precipitation of Georgia`s NATO membership. The NATO Enlargement Bill he introduced to the president Re-affirms the “Open Door” policy for all qualified nations to join NATO and rejects any notion of privileged spheres of influence.