U.S. Secretary of State visits House of Justice in Batumi
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited the House of Justice in Batumi; the senior guest was introduced with the system of the work of the public service office, which is a new Georgian brand after reforms in the justice system. Deputy Minister of Justice Giorgi Vashadze welcomed the Secretary of State first and President Saakashvili joined the tour afterwards. Hillary Clinton was familiarized with how the House of Justice provides all public services in one office; she viewed the children`s corner and the conference hall. Mrs. Clinton was impressed with the design of the building. After the tour to the House of Justice, U.S. State Secretary and President Saakashvili will hold a joint press conference.
Russian helicopters have violated Georgian airspace - several helicopters flew over the Georgian controlled territory from the occupied Tskhinvali Region yesterday and from the occupied Abkhazia today.
President of Georgia paid tribute to the memory of Georgian national hero, Zhiuli Shartava on his 70th anniversary. Giorgi Margvelashvili announced at the memorial today that by commemorating Zhiuli Shartava, he was also paying tribute to all, who fell in the tragedy of Abkhazia.
Today the first National Hero of independent Georgia – Zhiuli Shartava would become 70 years old. Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili together with Defence Minister Irakli Alasania, other members of Georgian Government and MPs paid a tribute to the memory of Zhiuli Shartava at Saburtalo Pantheon.
Parliament of Georgia has adopted the resolution on Ukraine - the draft resolution was proposed by the parliamentary majority. The majority and the minority debated on some points of the resolution during past two days, as the opposition was demanding insertion of the paragraph in the document on imposing sanctions to Russia.
Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Gharibashvili calls on the Ukrainian government to ignore the recommendations by the ex-president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili. In the interview with Georgian Public Broadcaster, Prime Minister recollected the developments in Georgia in 2008...