The United States government begins a new one-year term program in South Caucasus, the greatest part of which will be intended for Georgia`s conflict regions. The program anticipates funding one NGO conflict mitigation project for Georgia. Individual proposals for activities in Georgian-administered territory and in South Ossetia and/or Abkhazia may not exceed $125,000 in PRM-requested funding. Promotion of efforts to improve integration prospects for persons living in war-affected communities near the Georgian-Abkhaz and/or Georgian-South Ossetian Administrative Boundary Lines (ABLs). Proposals should aim to foster relationships and build confidence through joint involvement of individuals from the Georgian-administered areas and the occupied territories of South Ossetia and Abkhazia. Washington offers cooperation to non-governmental organizations for the implementation of the project. The program will be launched in September 2012.
West Georgia`s District Prosecutor`s Office has arrested the secretary general of the United National movement Vano Merabishvili and the president`s representative to the Kakheti Region Zurab Chiaberashvili.
U.S. Department of State has made official assessment of the derail of May 17 LGBT rally in Tbilisi. Acting Deputy Spokesperson Patrick Ventrell answered the question of the journalist at a daily briefing yesterday.
MP from the United National Movement Chiora Taktakishvili walked out of the sitting of the Human Rights Committee of the parliament after the detention of the UNM secretary general Vano Merabishvili and the president`s representative to the Kakheti Region Zurab Chiaberashvili.
Non-parliamentary opposition parties call on the government to provide unbiased investigation of the violence that took place on Rustaveli Avenue on May 17, where the rally of the LGBT supporters were derailed by the participants of the counter-demonstration.
Comedy talk-show with famous guests, headlines and others
Hilarious sketches with amazing performances of your favourite actors!
Secretary General of the United National Movement of Georgia Vano Merabishvili and the president`s representative to the Kakheti Region, Zurab Chiaberashvili have been summoned to the office of the Imereti regional prosecutor`s office for interrogation.
Former governor of the Mtskheta-Mtianeti Region, businessman Tsezar Chocheli accuses the advisor to the Prime Minister, of slander. The businessman said the assertion of PM`s advisor that he privatized the slipper factory illegally, is just a lie.
Prime Minister`s Special Representative in Relations with Russia Zurab Abashidze and the Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia Davit Zalkaniani have left for Brussels, where they will participate in the session of the NATO-Georgia Commission.