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Georgian opposition leader Nika Melia released from pre-trial custody

The UNM chair was freed on Monday after 11 weeks behind bars after the EU posted his bail.

Georgian opposition leader Nika Melia released from pre-trial custody

The UNM chair was freed on Monday after 11 weeks behind bars after the EU posted his bail.

Opposition split over EU-brokered deal to end crisis in Georgia

Georgia’s Western allies have grown increasingly impatient with both the Government and opposition over their failure to reach an agreement.

Opposition split over EU-brokered deal to end crisis in Georgia

Georgia’s Western allies have grown increasingly impatient with both the Government and opposition over their failure to reach an agreement.

EU-mediated talks fail for second time in Georgia

Following over six hours of negotiations on Tuesday, EU envoy Christian Danielsson said ‘none of the political parties’ could reach an agreement.

EU-mediated talks fail for second time in Georgia

Following over six hours of negotiations on Tuesday, EU envoy Christian Danielsson said ‘none of the political parties’ could reach an agreement.

Georgian opposition ‘march for freedom’

Thousands marched through central Tbilisi calling for the release of Nika Melia and for snap elections to be called.

Georgian opposition ‘march for freedom’

Thousands marched through central Tbilisi calling for the release of Nika Melia and for snap elections to be called.

Georgian activist arrested ‘for shouting anti-government slogans’

An activist from the Shame Movement was fined $600 after being arrested while shouting anti-government slogans from a pavement outside parliament.

Georgian activist arrested ‘for shouting anti-government slogans’

An activist from the Shame Movement was fined $600 after being arrested while shouting anti-government slogans from a pavement outside parliament.

Protests and Western condemnation after Georgia opposition raid

The US Embassy said they were ‘dismayed by the polarising rhetoric from Georgia’s leadership at a time of crisis’.

Protests and Western condemnation after Georgia opposition raid

The US Embassy said they were ‘dismayed by the polarising rhetoric from Georgia’s leadership at a time of crisis’.

Melia arrested as police raid UNM offices in Tbilisi

Georgian Police are executing the arrest of opposition leader Nika Melia.

Melia arrested as police raid UNM offices in Tbilisi

Georgian Police are executing the arrest of opposition leader Nika Melia.

Opinion | Georgian democracy on life support

A democratic deficit risks Georgia descending into autocratic rule and beginning to reproduce the worst elements of it’s northern neighbour.

Opinion | Georgian democracy on life support

By Shota Kincha

A democratic deficit risks Georgia descending into autocratic rule and beginning to reproduce the worst elements of it’s northern neighbour.

Georgian parliament again deprives opposition leader of immunity 

Prosecutors appealed for UNM chair Nika Melia’s arrest for removing an electronic monitoring bracelet and failing to pay bail.

Georgian parliament again deprives opposition leader of immunity 

Prosecutors appealed for UNM chair Nika Melia’s arrest for removing an electronic monitoring bracelet and failing to pay bail.

Nika Melia elected new UNM head

Georgia’s largest opposition party has chosen Nika Melia as its new Chair. 

Nika Melia elected new UNM head

Georgia’s largest opposition party has chosen Nika Melia as its new Chair. 

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