Thursday, November 26 21:00 GMT+4 – 84 New Cases, 7 Recoveries, 3 Fatalities Reported in Abkhazia Moscow-backed authorities in Abkhazia reported 84 new cases of COVID-19, taking the tally of total confirmed cases in the region to 5,732. 7 more patients have recovered, bringing number of recoveries stands at 3,661. With 3 more fatalities recorded, […]
The Government of Georgia announced on November 26 a multi-phased plan for putting the eight largest cities of Tbilisi, Kutaisi, Batumi, Rustavi, Zugdidi, Poti, Gori and Telavi, as well as the ski resorts of Bakuriani, Gudauri, Mestia and Goderdzi into 2-months lockdown starting from November 28, in a bid to slow a resurgent COVID-19 outbreak. The measures, among others, […]
The European Union and its member states welcomed on November 25 the release of the 22nd consolidated report on the conflict in Georgia filed by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe (CoE). The EU highlighted the importance of keeping the issue “high on the political agenda of CoE,” encouraging the Secretary General to […]
The Council of Europe (CoE) issued 22nd consolidated report on the conflict in Georgia, presented by the organization’s Secretary General Marija Pejčinović Burić, which reviewed security and human rights situation in Georgia’s Russian-occupied Abkhazia and Tskhinvali Region/South Ossetia, covering the period from April to September 2020. According to the report, dated November 17 and released […]
The Government of Georgia announced a nationwide multi-phased 2-months-long restriction plan starting from November 28 in a bid to slow a resurgent COVID-19 outbreak, including by putting the eight largest cities and ski resorts into partial lockdown. The country confirmed 3,801 new cases on November 26 morning, taking the tally of total confirmed cases to […]
Incumbent ruling Georgian Dream party MP Sopio Kiladze has been elected the first Georgian member of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC). Kiladze wrote on Facebook yesterday that this has been ‘a huge success’ for Georgia on the international level.
Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili has delivered a speech at the official event dedicated to the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, organised by the UN Women, where she said that Covid-19 has posed 'numerous challenges to our countries and societies'.