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Georgia emerges as a hub for Russian opposition in exile

New Statesman 15 Jul 2022
TBILISI – If it weren’t for the ubiquitous “No War” stickers and Ukrainian flags, a visitor to Koshini, a new bar in the Georgian capital Tbilisi, could be forgiven for thinking they had been transplanted to a hipster district of Moscow ... The bar is a microcosm of the new Tbilisi ... Daniil Chubar lived in Moscow before he fled to Tbilisi in early March.

Alexei Navalny’s jailers are tightening the screws

Economist 04 Jul 2022
... with threats and restriction orders; his attorney status is currently suspended.\n“There was a clear policy of squeezing anyone who provided independent information out of the country,” says Mr Pavlov, sitting in the courtyard of his new office in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia.

More NATO aid for Georgia, but no progress on membership

EurasiaNet 01 Jul 2022
... aid would include “increasing Georgia's participation in NATO's cyber exercises, strengthening secure communications and help[ing] develop protection of critical infrastructure.” He said the alliance also would add additional personnel at a NATO liaison office in Tbilisi.

European Company Griteka Logistics Opens Office In Tbilisi With 300 Jobs

MENA FN 13 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) Griteka Logistics, one of the largest asset-based logistics companies in Europe, is opening an office in the Georgian capital city of Tbilisi, where the ... .

Ukrainians who fled to Georgia reveal details of Russia’s ‘filtration camps’

The Guardian 12 Jun 2022
Even so, it was the male Russian officer ...Bruises on the shoulders could mean you’re a sniper,” Olena explains from a cafe in Tbilisi, Georgia.

A face search engine anyone can use is alarmingly accurate

Denver Post 04 Jun 2022
By Kashmir Hill, The New York Times Company ... A search takes mere seconds ... Most of the matches for the dozen journalists’ faces were correct ... He began his career as a professor in 2014, eventually landing at European University in Tbilisi, Georgia, where he still teaches ... Gobronidze has rented office space for PimEyes in a tower in downtown Tbilisi ... ....

A human-face search engine anyone can use is alarmingly accurate

LA Daily News 28 May 2022
He began his career as a professor in 2014, eventually landing at European University in Tbilisi, Georgia, where he still teaches ... Gobronidze has rented office space for PimEyes in a tower in downtown Tbilisi ... Amazon adding 1,000 office jobs at Water Garden tech hub in Santa Monica ... Amazon adding 800 office, tech jobs to growing Irvine tech hub ... .

Ripple CEO Meets Georgian Prime Minister With Awful Human Rights Record

New York Observer 26 May 2022
... 3,000 far-right demonstrators violently rioted through Tbilisi, destroying an opposition protest site at parliament, attacking NGO offices, and assaulting more than 50 journalists and others,” according to the 2021 US State Department report on human rights in Georgia.

Jailing of Georgian Media Owner Sends 'Bad Message'

Beijing News 19 May 2022
FILE - Nika Gvaramia, chief executive officer of Rustavi 2, speaks during a rally to support opposition TV channel Rustavi 2 in Tbilisi, Georgia, Feb ... The office of Public Defender Nino Lomjaria, however, told the Tbilisi court via a letter that Gvaramia's actions were not criminal.

Georgia facing tough questions with bid for EU membership

EurasiaNet 16 May 2022
That “cast a shadow” over relations between the bloc and Tbilisi, in the words of a group of European ambassadors to Tbilisi. Tbilisi continued to attract the ire of Brussels by dismantling the State Inspectors Office, an independent oversight body, and making judicial appointments in contravention of European recommendations.

Russia Had “Fourth Man” as Spy Inside the CIA, New Book Says

The Intercept 13 May 2022
According to a new book, a mole hunt for the “fourth man,” who was suspected of being a CIA officer, began in the 1990s, but no one has ever been arrested or charged in the case ... officer Milt Bearden ... In 1996, a CIA officer met again with Zaporozhsky, this time in Tbilisi, Georgia.

Georgia and Moldova to be next hot spots - British Foreign Office

Pravda 28 Apr 2022
The head of the British Foreign Office, Liz Truss, said that an agreement had been reached with Tbilisi and ...

REVEALED: Germany’s Involvement in Military Biological Programs in Ukraine

The Liberty Beacon 16 Apr 2022
German Federal Foreign Office ... This was financed by the German Federal Foreign Office (Project No ... It is also important to note that Ukraine’s STCU is international in scope, with its main headquarters in Kiev, and regional offices in Kharkov and Lvov, as well as operations in Baku, Chisinau and Tbilisi.

'You Didn't Know That Russia is Fascist?'

Moscow Times 14 Apr 2022
“When I left Moscow, perhaps forever, I was struck by the faces of the passengers on their way to Yerevan ... I saw similar faces at rallies in Moscow, and now I keep seeing them in Tbilisi ... Look at the degenerates crowding the shipment offices in Belarus ... There are good Russian faces at the rallies in Tbilisi, just like in Moscow ... ....

‘We are not our government’: Georgians slam Ukraine war response

Al Jazeera 05 Apr 2022
On February 24, the day the Russian invasion was announced, thousands of Georgians took to the streets of the capital, Tbilisi, to protest it – with some estimates claiming that up to 30,000 joined the march along the city’s Rustaveli Avenue ... Tbilisi says more than 200,000 were displaced as a result of the war.

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