Georgian athletes will join the Sochi Winter Olympic Games today. Nino Tsiklauri was the first to ski in a giant slalom this morning taking 54th position in the ratings. She completed the slalom in 1:27.27 minutes.
Why not?! - this is what Russian president Vladimir Putin said when Georgian journalists asked him if he was prepared to meet with the president of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili. Journalists of Georgia`s leading TV companies...
Russian president Vladimir Putin will meet with the members of the Public Council today - as the member of the council, Georgian businessman in Russia, Mikheil Khubutia will be also among the guests at the meeting with the Russian president.
More then 200 prominent writers, publicists and journalists have sent an open letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin a day before the opening of the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014. The authors of the address call on Putin to nullify all decisions and legislative acts that infringe the freedom of speech in Russia.
Russian government has taken all necessary measures to ensure the security of Olympic Games - president of the Russian Olympic Committee has announced a day before the opening of the Winter Olympics 2014. He also said 40 thousand police officers will be protecting the security of games until they are over.
Three members of the Georgian Olympic team have already arrived in Sochi preparing for the opening ceremony of the Sochi Winter Olympics 2014. Nino Tsiklauri, Iason Abramishvili and Aleksi Beniadze are Georgian skiers.