18 Mar. '18
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18 Mar. Sunday
U.S. Navy Ship Makes Port Call in Batumi
The vessel will stay in Georgia until March 20.
17 Mar. Saturday
UK Ambassador to Georgia on Salisbury Incident
Justin McKenzie Smith on the British response to the Novichok nerve agent use in Salisbury.
16 Mar. Friday
Majority, Opposition Lawmakers Agree on Russia Resolution
The Parliament of Georgia is to adopt the joint resolution next week.
Azerbaijani, Georgian, Iranian, Turkish FMs Pledge Closer Ties
The quadrilateral format will strengthen regional cooperation, the Georgian Foreign Minister says.
Georgian MFA: Crimea Annexation ‘Disregards’ International Law
The Foreign Ministry issued a statement regarding the four-year anniversary of Crimea annexation.
SG Jens Stoltenberg on Georgia-NATO Relations
NATO Secretary General says he is impressed by reforms, readiness to engage in a dialogue with Russia.
15 Mar. Thursday
Opposition Parties Press Govt on Moscow Appeal
Twelve parliamentary and non-parliamentary opposition parties voice their concerns over PM’s dialogue offer.
Georgia, Sweden to Sign Convict Repatriation Deal
The interstate agreement will reportedly be concluded in two months time.
Religious Leaders Concerned over Alleged Desecration of Catholic Symbols in Vale
Public Defender Nino Lomjaria called for a prompt and an effective investigation into the matter.
14 Mar. Wednesday
Georgian President Visits Washington DC, Meets Lawmakers, Think Tank Community
Giorgi Margvelashvili met with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and a number of other U.S. legislators.
PM Kvirikashvili: Russian Response ‘Leaves Room for Dialogue’
FM Janelidze says Tbilisi is ready for higher-level engagement at the Geneva International Discussions.
Ruling Party Names Candidate for MP By-Elections
Givi Chichinadze will compete for a parliamentary seat in Vani and Khoni single-mandate constituency.
13 Mar. Tuesday
CSOs: PM’s Russia Appeal ‘Hardly Understandable’
The Coalition for Euro-Atlantic Georgia calls on the authorities to be more ‘concrete’ on its plans on Russia.
Tbilisi Responds to Russian MFA Statement
Officials say they expected “pragmatic” approach, opposition slams them for weakening Tbilisi’s positions.
12 Mar. Monday
Russian MFA Reacts to PM’s Dialogue Proposal
Moscow is ‘ready to go as far as Tbilisi is ready to go.’
2017 FDI USD 1.86 bln – Preliminary Data
Foreign direct investments stood at USD 497.4 mln in Q4 2017, according to Geostat’s preliminary figures.
Georgian, Azerbaijani Leaders Discuss Bilateral, Regional Cooperation
Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, who is in Baku for a one-day official visit, met with President Ilham Aliyev.
Opinion: The Apartheid That We Sustain
Archil Tatunashvili’s death calls for a fundamental rethink of Tbilisi’s policy to counter occupation.
10 Mar. Saturday
Two Akhalgori Detainees Return to Georgia Proper
Kutashvili and Pavliashvili were arrested by Tskhinvali authorities at the same time as Archil Tatunashvili.
09 Mar. Friday
In Quotes: Opposition MPs on PM’s Russia Appeal
UNM, European Georgia slam the statement, Alliance of Patriots hails it as ‘an important political move.’
Georgian President Meets NATO Secretary General
The country will be present at the 2018 NATO Summit in Brussels on July 11-12, both sides reported.
Prime Minister Appeals to Russian Authorities, Offers Direct Dialogue with Sokhumi, Tskhinvali
Kvirikashvili says “reasonable” steps need to be taken to bring the interstate relations out of a vicious circle.
Georgian President Meets EU Leaders, Vows More Active Measures against Visa-Waiver Abuse
Giorgi Margvelashvili met with Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker, due to meet Federica Mogherini.
08 Mar. Thursday
CSOs Voice Support to Gender Quotas Bill
A group of 118 civil society organizations says the draft legislation should be adopted ‘in a timely manner.’
Tskhinvali Leader Rejects International Pressure, Says Tatunashvili’s Death ‘Overly Politicized’
Tatunashvili’s body to be transferred to his family after forensic examination, tentatively in two weeks’ time.
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