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US gov’t pays tribute to three Filipina law enforcers on International Women’s Day

Manila Bulletin 08 Mar 2021
The United StatesBureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement office in Manila (INL) on Monday paid tribute to three Filipina law enforcement ... In 2018, the INL flew 10 Filipina law enforcement officers to Tbilisi, Georgia for a workshop on global women in policing.
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Georgian Police Detain 7 Protesters in Front of Parliament in Tbilisi - Interior Ministry

Urdu Point 02 Mar 2021
At least seven people were detained on Tuesday during a rally in front of the parliament building in Tbilisi, the Georgian Interior Ministry said. TBILISI (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 02nd March, 2021) At ...
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EU urges parties in ex-Soviet Georgia to ease tensions

Springfield News-Sun 01 Mar 2021
In this photo provided by the Georgian Presidential Press Office, Georgia's President Salome Zurabishvili attends a meeting with European Council President Charles Michel in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, March 1, 2021 (Georgian Presidential Press Office via AP) ... Office via AP).
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Column: What Biden must do to make America a global leader

Dispatch Argus 01 Mar 2021
Eli Lake. President Joe Biden has promised a foreign policy that aligns America’s power with its values ... It was a show of force that saw hundreds of police officers raid party headquarters in Tbilisi. That arrest was a direct provocation. Melia had been charged with organizing a riot in 2019, when he participated in civil demonstrations in Tbilisi ... .
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Georgia is Biden’s first foreign policy crisis

Boston Herald 27 Feb 2021
President Biden has promised a foreign policy that aligns America’s power with its values ... It was a show of force that saw hundreds of police officers raid party headquarters in Tbilisi. That arrest was a direct provocation. Melia had been charged with organizing a riot in 2019, when he participated in civil demonstrations in Tbilisi ... The U.S ... ....
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Eli Lake: Georgia is Biden’s first foreign policy crisis

Finger Lakes Times 26 Feb 2021
President Joe Biden has promised a foreign policy that aligns America’s power with its values ... It was a show of force that saw hundreds of police officers raid party headquarters in Tbilisi. That arrest was a direct provocation. Melia had been charged with organizing a riot in 2019, when he participated in civil demonstrations in Tbilisi ... The U.S ... .
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Thousands Rally In Tbilisi After Opposition Party Leader's Arrest

Beijing News 23 Feb 2021
TBILISI -- Thousands of representatives of different opposition parties and civil rights activists are rallying in front of Georgia's government building, demanding the immediate release of an opposition leader Nika Melia, who was detained hours earlier when police stormed his party's offices.
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Seventeen Injured in Tbilisi Police Raid to Arrest Opposition Figure Melia - Ministry

Urdu Point 23 Feb 2021
Seventeen people sought medical assistance after police stormed an office of Georgia's opposition United National Movement (UNM) party in Tbilisi on Tuesday to arrest its leader, Nika Melia, the health ministry said. TBILISI (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 23rd February, 2021) ...
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Georgian police arrest opposition leader

Taipei Times 23 Feb 2021
AFP, TBILISI ... Georgian law enforcement officers enter the United National Movement opposition party office in Tbilisi yesterday ... “Violence and chaos in Tbilisi are the last thing Georgia needs right now ... Last week, a court in Tbilisi ordered Melia placed in pre-trial detention after ...
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Georgian police storm opposition party offices, detain its leader

Al Jazeera 23 Feb 2021
Georgian security officers detain an opposition supporter after storming the United National Movement (UNM) opposition party office in Tbilisi on Tuesday [Irakli Gedenidze/Reuters]Georgia’s new Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, who was confirmed by parliament on Monday, said in ...
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UN Urges for Calm, Dialogue in Georgia Amid Protests - Spokesperson

Urdu Point 23 Feb 2021
Earlier in the day, police stormed the opposition United National Movement (UNM) party office in Tbilisi and detained its leader, Nika Melia, and more than a dozen other activists ... "We are following with concern the developments that we are seeing in Tbilisi.
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WATCH Georgian police detain opposition leader & clash with his supporters during raid on party HQ

Russia Today 23 Feb 2021
Georgian police have stormed the main office of the opposition United National Movement (UNM) and detained its leader Nikanor (Nika) Melia ... The officers broke into the UNM’s office in the country's capital Tbilisi and seized him ... Melia is being accused of incitement to violence during the June 2019 riots in Tbilisi.
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US Embassy in Tbilisi Condemns Detention of Georgian Opposition Figure Melia

Urdu Point 23 Feb 2021
Earlier in the day, police stormed the party office and detained Melia and over a dozen other activists based on the decision of the Tbilisi City Court ... The embassy added that the use of force against the representatives of the opposition pulled the country away from Tbilisi's goal of becoming a stronger democracy.
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Georgia's Interior Ministry Reports Cyberattack From Abroad as Political Crisis Deepens

Urdu Point 23 Feb 2021
On Tuesday morning, police stormed the opposition United National Movement (UNM) party office in Tbilisi and detained is leader, Melia, and over a dozen other activists ... After the court ruled to arrest him on February 17, Melia barricaded himself inside the party office, under the guard of loyal supporters.
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Seventeen Injured in Tbilisi Police Raid to Arrest Opposition Figure Melia, Health Ministry Says

Sputnik 23 Feb 2021
TBILISI (Sputnik) - Seventeen people sought medical assistance after police stormed an office of Georgia's opposition United National Movement (UNM) party in Tbilisi on Tuesday to arrest its leader, Nika Melia, the health ministry said ... .
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