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Georgia’s Foreign Agent Law Live | Tens of thousands of protesters hit the streets

Protests against Georgia’s draft foreign agent law are continuing amidst an escalating campaign of violence and harassment against opponents of the bill.

Georgia’s Foreign Agent Law Live | Attacks on government critics continue

Protests against Georgia’s draft foreign agent law are continuing amidst an escalating campaign of violence and harassment against opponents of the bill.

Government critics attacked outside their homes in Georgia

At least four people were attacked as a campaign of violence and harassment against opponents of Georgia’s foreign agent bill continues.

Abkhazian opposition figures express support for Georgia’s foreign agent law protesters

Abkhazian opposition figures have warned that Georgia’s foreign agent law signals a pro-Russian policy shift that could lead to Russia abandoning Abkhazia.

Abkhazian Foreign Minister fired and ‘summoned for questioning’

Ardzinba had been serving as Abkhazia’s foreign minister since November 2021.

Georgia’s Foreign Agent Law Live | Protesters return to parliament after marching to Georgian Dream offices

An activist group has called protesters to gather outside a hotel hosting a major reception for the Asian Development Bank (ADB), to be attended by senior officials from around the world.

Georgia’s Foreign Agent Law Live | Protesters occupy Heroes Square

Protests are expected to resume against Georgia’s foreign agent law, after a night of violence against protesters after the bill passed its second plenary reading. 

Georgia’s Foreign Agent Law Live | Police use tear gas and water cannons against protesters

Police have used water cannons and tear gas against protesters after the foreign agent law passed its second plenary hearing.

Editorial | Georgia’s ruling oligarch unhinged

Bidzina Ivanishvili has emerged from behind the curtains with a dark vision for the future of Georgia.