Minister of Health and Social Care and President`s Special Representative to the disaster affected Kakheti Region met with the group of volunteers, who are in charge of registering the damage inflicted onto the region and gave them special instructions in order to conduct the process of registration scrupulously. Zurab Chiaberashvili and Levan Bezhashvili met with the volunteers in the village of Kurdghelauri and discussed the works carried out and plans for the future. The volunteers have been assigned to describe all details in special questionnaires. The 28,000 families, who were affected by the disaster, will be paid their compensations in August; as for the rehabilitation of the damaged buildings, Health Care Minister said 2,500 of the 4,000 damaged buildings already had new roofs. Prime Minister Vano Merabishvili is also in Kakheti. He met with farmers in the village of Kisiskhevi together with the members of the Agriculture Scientific Academy. Prime Minister asked the academicians to join the process of implementation of new governmental programs. The government will also follow the recommendations given by the scientists in the process of assistance to farmers in the disaster affected region.
NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen says the protracted and frozen conflicts in the Eastern Europe are in the interests of Russia. Rasmussen has reviewed the situation in Ukraine in the interview with the Wallstreet Journal, emphasizing that ...
The United States accuses Russia of spinning a false and dangerous narrative to justify its illegal actions in Ukraine - the U.S. Department of State has released a special statement with ten facts that prove Russian hands in the Ukraine`s crisis.
The members of the parliamentary opposition have assessed the clashes between the United National Movement leaders and the Georgian Dream activists in five different cities of Georgia as a political pressure on the opposition.
The candidate of Tbilisi mayor nominated by the Georgian Dream ruling party has held his last press conference as the minister of infrastructure and regional development. Narmania said that the official resignation would be made only after the date of the self-governments and mayors` was announced officially.