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Garibashvili  sums up his work as PM

Garibashvili  sums up his work as PM

Irakli Garibashvili shared the results of his first year as the head of the Georgian government. In his speech, he pointed out the growth of pensions, economic development, social and other projects. The prime minister addressed the …

Trial involving Saakashvili taking place in Georgia

Trial involving Saakashvili taking place in Georgia

A trial involving former president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili is taking place at Tbilisi City Court.  Mikhail Saakashvili was detained in Tbilisi on October 1. On the same day, he went on a hunger strike. Commenting on his …

Georgia's ruling party seeks coalition partners

Georgia's ruling party seeks coalition partners

The ruling party "Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia" is negotiating to form a majority in deliberative bodies (sakrebulo). This was announced by the leader of the party Irakli Kobakhidze. "Our party has a majority in …

Georgian Dream party wins in all major cities of country

Georgian Dream party wins in all major cities of country

On Saturday, residents of Georgia cast their ballots for the heads of 20 municipalities. Voters chose between the two best-performing candidates who did not score 50% +1 votes to win in the first round. According to the head of the …

Georgian Dream party wins in Zugdidi

Georgian Dream party wins in Zugdidi

The candidate from the ruling Georgian Dream party, Mamuka Tsotseria, won the second round of mayor elections in Zugdidi. According to the Central Election Commission, he received 51.63% of the vote. Anzor Melia, a candidate …

Georgian Dream claims victory in most cities

Georgian Dream claims victory in most cities

The candidates from the ruling Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia party, according to its data, gain a landslide victory in the local elections in 18 out of 20 municipalities, the party chairman, Irakli Kobakhidze, said. "The …

Georgian Dream suspects Saakashvili to feign poor health

Georgian Dream suspects Saakashvili to feign poor health

The chairman of the Georgian Dream party, Irakli Kobakhidze said that the currently starving president of Georgia, Mikhail Saakashvili, intends to feign the deterioration of his health. "We have information that today, when …

Georgia faces opposition-ruling party showdown

Georgia faces opposition-ruling party showdown

The United National Movement candidates may win the municipal elections in all major Georgian cities, except Tbilisi, according to the results of the IPSOS survey commissioned by the opposition-minded TV channel Mtavari Arkhi in Tbilisi, …

Georgian Dream leads in Georgian elections

Georgian Dream leads in Georgian elections

According to the results of exit polls, the ruling Georgian Dream party wins local elections in Georgia ahead of the United National Movement (UNM).  The Georgian Dream party is gaining 47.6% of the vote. The second place with …

Georgian Dream party and UNM announce victory in elections

Georgian Dream party and UNM announce victory in elections

The ruling Georgian Dream party and the opposition United National Movement party have announced victory in the local elections. According to the chairman of the UNM, Nika Melia, the opposition in Tbilisi is confidently winning both the …

Georgia's ruling party head: Saakashvili is a ‘clown’

Georgia's ruling party head: Saakashvili is a ‘clown’

Head of the ruling Georgian Dream (GD) party Irakli Kobakhidze says that Georgian ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili’s recently released video allegedly from the Georgian city of Batumi is a fake and that Saakashvili is a …

Imedi TV poll: Georgian Dream – 49.6%, UNM – 25.9%

Imedi TV poll: Georgian Dream – 49.6%, UNM – 25.9%

The ruling Georgian Dream party has 49.6% support in the municipal elections, Imedi TV commission poll says.  The opposition United National Movement (UNM) comes next with 25.9% of support. Other parties with the highest …

Georgians name "the most trusted political  party"

Georgians name "the most trusted political party"

46.8% of Georgians would vote for ruling party if local elections were held today The survey conducted by the research organisation in the Caucasus region Gorbi, commissioned by TV channel Imedi, has reported that 46.8% of …

Georgian ruling party head: no early elections on agenda

Georgian ruling party head: no early elections on agenda

Head of the ruling Georgian Dream party Irakli Kobakhidze has stated that ‘no elections will take place until the one scheduled in 2024.’  According to the EU-mediated agreement which was signed by the ruling party and …

New poll released in run up to municipal elections in Georgia

New poll released in run up to municipal elections in Georgia

The International Republican Institute (IRI) has released the results of a nationwide poll which revealed that 75% of Georgians are very likely to vote in the upcoming municipal elections.  25% of the voters who are not …