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Dispute over ‘political prisoners’ put Georgia’s electoral reforms in doubt

Most of Georgia’s political opposition has demanded freedom for three opposition figures before approving agreed changes to the electoral system.

Dispute over ‘political prisoners’ put Georgia’s electoral reforms in doubt

Most of Georgia’s political opposition has demanded freedom for three opposition figures before approving agreed changes to the electoral system.

Georgia recalls ambassador to Ukraine after Saakashvili appointment 

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has called the recall of Georgia’s ambassador ‘erroneous’.

Georgia recalls ambassador to Ukraine after Saakashvili appointment 

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has called the recall of Georgia’s ambassador ‘erroneous’.

Facebook takes down ‘disinformation networks’ linked to both Georgia’s ruling party and opposition 

The two networks of fake accounts, pages, and groups supported either the ruling Georgian Dream party or the opposition United National Movement. 

Facebook takes down ‘disinformation networks’ linked to both Georgia’s ruling party and opposition 

The two networks of fake accounts, pages, and groups supported either the ruling Georgian Dream party or the opposition United National Movement. 

After release from prison, Georgia’s former Prime Minister pledges to defeat Georgian Dream

Vano Merabishvili, sentenced in 2014 on a litany of charges, has vowed to fight against ‘Ivanishvili’s regime’.

After release from prison, Georgia’s former Prime Minister pledges to defeat Georgian Dream

Vano Merabishvili, sentenced in 2014 on a litany of charges, has vowed to fight against ‘Ivanishvili’s regime’.

Georgian opposition leader Gigi Ugulava sentenced to 3 years for embezzlement

The Supreme Court sentenced Ugulava, general director of the European Georgia Party, for embezzling ₾48 million while he was mayor of Tbilisi.

Georgian opposition leader Gigi Ugulava sentenced to 3 years for embezzlement

The Supreme Court sentenced Ugulava, general director of the European Georgia Party, for embezzling ₾48 million while he was mayor of Tbilisi.

Georgian opposition parties boycott parliament

MPs from all opposition parties have begun a boycott of parliament over the government’s U-turn on proportional elections.

Georgian opposition parties boycott parliament

MPs from all opposition parties have begun a boycott of parliament over the government’s U-turn on proportional elections.

‘Anti-UNM’ tents set up outside Georgian parliament

Anti-opposition activists were embroiled in a fistfight with anti-government protesters after setting up the tents.

‘Anti-UNM’ tents set up outside Georgian parliament

Anti-opposition activists were embroiled in a fistfight with anti-government protesters after setting up the tents.

Georgia Prosecutor’s Office accused of working with Facebook smear page

The ‘compromising’ photo of Eduard Marikashvili was taken and uploaded to Facebook during a parliamentary hearing

Georgia Prosecutor’s Office accused of working with Facebook smear page

The ‘compromising’ photo of Eduard Marikashvili was taken and uploaded to Facebook during a parliamentary hearing

Alliance of Patriots rally thousands outside US Embassy in Tbilisi

Protesters were demanding that former US diplomats David J Kramer and Matthew Bryza be made persona non grata in Georgia.

Alliance of Patriots rally thousands outside US Embassy in Tbilisi

Protesters were demanding that former US diplomats David J Kramer and Matthew Bryza be made persona non grata in Georgia.

Opposition MP Nika Melia stripped of parliamentary immunity

Georgia’s Parliament effectively greenlit Melia’s arrest over violence at an anti-Russia protest on 20–21 June.

Opposition MP Nika Melia stripped of parliamentary immunity

Georgia’s Parliament effectively greenlit Melia’s arrest over violence at an anti-Russia protest on 20–21 June.

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