Monthly Archives: November 2013

A chance for the non-parliamentary opposition

There are two dominating political forces currently in Georgia. These are: the Georgian Dream current administration and the former government United National Movement (UNM). The presidential election vividly showed that apart from these two parties, only Nino Burjanadze’s Democratic Movement-United … Continue reading

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Washington losing interest in the South Caucasus

,,Exiting President Reflects on Georgia” – this is the title of David M. Herszenhorn’s article on Georgia in The New York Times. Mikheil Saakashvili, now the former president of Georgia, was still working his famously late nights, apparently intent on … Continue reading

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Georgia Vano Merabishvili on the court process today

Vano Merabishvili: They destroy Rabati in order to delete our trace, with disguise towards us   ,,The Georgians destroy Rabati in order to delete our trace, with disguise towards us,” – stated the former PM of Georgia Vano Merabishvili on … Continue reading

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New chairman of Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia chosen

MP Giorgi Volski will become new chairman of a parliamentary faction of outgoing PM Ivanishvili’s party, Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia (GDDG), replacing MP Zakaria Kutsnashvili.   The decision was announced after a meeting of Ivanishvili with lawmakers from GDDG party on … Continue reading

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PM-Designate Names Cabinet, No Changes

PM-designate and acting interior minister Irakli Garibashvili during naming of his incoming cabinet in the headquarters of the GD coalition on November 18. Acting minister of infrastructure and regional development Davit Narmania (left) and acting energy minister Kakha Khaladze (right) … Continue reading

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Saakashvili’s Post-Election Speech

Outgoing President Saakashvili said after exit polls gave outright victory to GD’s presidential candidate Giorgi Margvelashvili in Sunday’s vote that “Georgia elected a new president” and addressing those who “are unhappy” with these results said that any kind of “retreat … Continue reading

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About Food – Khashlama

Originally posted on Georgia About:
Khashlama (Georgian: ხაშლამა) is a boiled beef dish popular in the Kakheti region of Georgia and usually always part of a Kakhetian supra (feast). In the eastern mountain regions of Georgia (e.g. Tusheti) Khashlama is made…

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