IRI, NDI to send observers to Georgia for parliamentary elections
United States government has allocated two million US dollars to sponsor the presence of international observers at the parliamentary elections in Georgia this fall. The representatives of the International Republican Institute [IRI] and National-Democratic Institute [NDI] will arrive in Georgia on July 18th, 2012 - ambassador of the United States to Georgia John Bass announced today. The observers will monitor not only the process of vote, but the pre-election campaigns as well. International observers will be sent to all regions of Georgia. Ambassador also voiced a new initiative of the U.S. government, which is going to facilitate involvement of women candidates in election process.
There is a village in the Lagodekhi municipality of the Kakheti Region, which has not had drinking water for past twenty years. The residents of the village rallied today calling upon the municipal government to solve this problem along with the deficit in power and gas supply.
The driver of Tbilisi mayor`s assistant has been beaten up, reportedly, by his colleagues. Zaza Gogoladze was hospitalized after the incident that occurred outside his place in the Varketili district last night.
Police have arrested a group of extorters. Two of the four detainees are women. According to the investigation, the suspects used to obtain the material describing private life details of the citizens ...
Two military servicemen who participated in the Russia-Georgia War in 2008 received apartments today. Chairman of the Adjara Autonomous Republic Government Archil Khabadze and Deputy Defence Minister Vako Avaliani transferred the keys of new apartments to Corporals ...
Landslide has blocked up movement on the Rikoti section of the main motorway today. The Infrastructure Ministry has reported that the movement has been partly suspended, however, the road department brigades have been already started the road cleaning works to provide resumption of traffic as soon as possible.
The Prime Minister of Georgia has defined the reasons for not publishing the letter sent by four American Senators. The letter was sent on August 1st and it was published by the newspaper Tabula only yesterday.
MP Valeri Gelashvili plans to file a complaint at the court and demand redress of material damage from the persons accused of taking of his businesses and assaulting him. Valeri Gelashvili arrived in Tbilisi from Lithuania yesterday. Gelashvili`s case is one of those criminal cases...