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Richard Norland to replace John Bass in Georgia

19.02.12 18:03

Richard Norland is expected to replace John Bass, the U.S. Ambassador to Georgia, White House reports.

The statement released on the White House official website says President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Richard Norland as Ambassador to Georgia.

"Ambassador Richard Norland, a career member of the Senior Foreign Service, serves as the International Affairs Advisor and Deputy Commandant at the National War College.  From September 2007 to July 2010, he was U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Uzbekistan.  Prior to which, he served for two years as Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan.  Additional overseas assignments have included: Deputy Chief of Mission in Riga, Latvia; Diplomat with the U.S. Army Civil Affairs team in Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan; Political Counselor at the U.S. Embassy in Dublin; and Political Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow.  He was Director for European Affairs on the National Security Council for two years during the Clinton and Bush administrations.  Ambassador Norland has a B.S. from Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and master`s degrees from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies and National War College," the release says.

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Foreign Minister comments on possible Russian embargo

18.08.14 13:20

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia says the government will find ways to fit the new trade terms in case Russia bans import of Georgian product on its territory, which is quite possible after Georgia and two other post-Soviet republics signed Association Agreement with the European Union last June. clip 

Man arrested for drug crime in Batumi

18.08.14 12:20

Police have arrested a 56-year-old man for drug crime. 56 year-old Robert Sh. was detained in Batumi after police found 3 pills of Subutex in his pocket. Later, the police searched his place and seized 88 pills of the prohibited clip 

People stand in queues eager to meet mayor

18.08.14 11:58

About 1,500 people are standing in queue at the office of the Tbilisi mayor - Monday is the day of meeting with the residents of Tbilisi under the decision of the new mayor of the capital. Davit Narmania announced Monday as the day of meeting with the residents clip 

Former news editor of Imedi TV summoned for interrogation

18.08.14 11:25

The former editor of the news department of the Imedi TV, Ekaterine Tsamalashvili has been summoned for interrogation by the prosecutor`s office. The prosecutors arguably have questions to her regarding the so-called `Model Chronicle`...More...

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Opposition, NGOs, call for uprooting problems in prisons

18.08.14 10:13

The opposition and the non-governmental sector disapproves the failure of the penitentiary system to provide the security of the inmates - these comments were made after the report on the death of a 24 year-old convict, Jido Pitskhelani at the N6 Rustavi prison. clip 

Temperature is expected to exceed 40°C

18.08.14 10:00

Today`s weather forecast has scared the residents of Tbilisi, as the hydrometer center reported that temperature today will exceed 40°C. High temperature is expected in the rest of the Georgian territories, especially in the Western regions of clip 

Prime Minister visited the National Center of Manuscripts

15.08.14 14:28

The National Center of Manuscripts will have a new building - Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili announced during his visit to the center clip 

MP Gabashvili says Ugulava is the prisoner of Ivanishvili`s regime

15.08.14 14:07

`Gigi Ugulava is the personal prisoner of Bidzina Ivanishvili,` MP Goka Gabashvili announced at today`s briefing. The member of the parliamentary minority says that Ugulava, who had implemented numerous projects in Tbilisi and changed the city life to better, is in prison today under political clip 

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