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Georgia to host meeting with representatives of donor organizations
A coordination meeting will be held between the members of Georgia's Parliamentary Committee for Regional Policy and Self-Government and representatives of donor organizations in Tbilisi, Georgia's capital, today on June 2.
President of Georgian Abkhazia Resigns Under Pressure
MOSCOW — The president of Abkhazia, a breakaway region of Georgia heavily supported by Russia, resigned on Sunday after less than a week of unrest during which demonstrators stormed the presidential administration building and the Kremlin sent high-level emissaries from Moscow in a bid to calm the situation.
Georgians to vote in "pluralist" local elections on June 15.
In the first in a series of reports for commonspace.eu Tbilisi based freelance journalist Joseph Alexander Smith examines the political landscape ahead of local elections in Georgia due on 15 June.
Georgia P.M. Garibashvili eyes NATO membership, while keeping Russia at bay
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili is determined to maintain his country’s embrace of the West by boosting economic ties with the European Union and eventually joining NATO, but he worries about pressure from Russia to bring the former Soviet republic into Moscow’s fold.
Georgia PM says he hopes Ukraine will choose Europe
In an interview with Reuters in Washington, where he met President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden for talks, Garibashvili said he was concerned that the political upheaval in Ukraine could destabilize the wider region.
Amid Drama in Ukraine, Obama Meets Georgian Leader
President Barack Obama met for about 20 minutes Monday with Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, an unexpected discussion that came against the backdrop of upheaval in Ukraine, senior administration officials said.
Georgia and Russia Play Nice
Ever since the Georgian Dream coalition’s upset election victory over Mikhail Saakashvili’s UNM, Georgia-Russia relations have been on the mend. But don’t expect the good feelings to last long after the final Olympic delegation leaves Sochi.
Georgia Will Stay the Course on Europe, Prime Minister Vows
BRUSSELS—Georgia's prime minister is promising European Union leaders that the former Soviet republic will stay the European course in the wake of Ukraine's tumultuous move to abandon similar plans.