Turkey`s police arrests 46 persons with prostitution charges
Turkey`s police have conducted a large-scale special operation in the Ardahan province, arresting 46 persons, two of which reportedly are Georgian nationals. The identity of the detainees remains unknown. The special operation was anticipated by an investigation, which lasted five months, during which the traces of trafficking emerged. The persons involved in the prostitution network were in Hopi and Artvin. 22 of the 46 suspects are still held in the police department, while others were released after interrogation. According to Turkish media, two Georgians will be deported from the country.
President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili has met with the US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, Mrs. Victoria Nuland. The parties discussed a wide range of bilateral and multilateral relations between Georgia and the United States, including ...
Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs at the United States Department of State, Victoria Nuland pays official visit to Georgia. The US senior official arrived in Tbilisi from Ukraine and starts meetings with Georgian authorities.
OSCE Ministerial continues in Kiev, Ukraine. Georgian Minister of Foreign Affairs Maia Panjikidze will address the participants of the ministerial today. Minister plans to speak about Georgian reforms, conflicts, situation in the territories adjacent to the occupied ...
Georgian wine made by traditional methods in clay containers has been granted special status. The UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage held its 8th annual meeting that opened in Baku, Azerbaijan, on December 2.
Minister of Corrections and Legal Assistance of Georgia, Sozar Subari has confirmed that about 60 convicts are on hunger strike in various prisons of Georgia. Though the Minister defined that such form of protest cannot be used for pressure on the government to make changes in the state legislation.
Political Council of the Georgian Dream ruling party held a discussion on the controversial draft amendments to the Code of Self-Governments. The representatives of the party said the final version of the draft bill will be satisfactory for everybody.