TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — The leader of Georgia’s ruling party says the ex-Soviet nation will hold the next parliamentary election based entirely on a proportionate system, fulfilling a key demand of.. Seattle Times - Published
A parliamentary election in Georgia in 2020 should be held under a proportional system, the head of the ruling Georgian Dream party, Bidzina Ivanishvili, said on Monday. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Anti-government protesters marched on and attempted to storm parliament buildings in Tbilisi, Georgia, on June 20, in protest against the presence of a Russian delegation, including MP Sergei Gavrilov,..
Protesters rallied both outside parliament and Russian government offices in Tbilisi, Georgia, on June 20, in protest against the presence of a Russian delegation, including MP Sergei Gavrilov, at an..
Protesters clashed with riot police outside the parliament in Tbilisi, Georgia, on June 20 and into June 21 as angry scenes greeted the presence of a Russian delegation, led by MP Sergei Gavrilov, at..
Russia's state consumer watchdog said on Monday it is tightening checks on the quality of Georgian alcohol imports arriving in Russia after observing an increase in cases of sub-standard wine. Reuters - Published
*Paris:* Anna Tatishvili, who was stripped of her entire 46,000-euro ($52,000) prize money at Roland Garros for "not playing at a professional standard", has appealed the punishment, claiming she is.. Mid-Day - Published
JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — The agency that manages Jekyll Island on the Georgia coast is raising parking fees at the state park by $2.
That means beginning July 1 it will cost $8 to drive a vehicle.. SeattlePI.com - Published
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Thousands of protesters have convened outside the Georgian parliament building, calling for the resignation of the interior minister and for changes in the election code. The.. Seattle Times - Published
ROME (AP) — The Latest on picking the new chief for the Food and Agriculture Organization (all times local):
China's agricultural deputy minister Qu Dongyu has been elected as the new.. SeattlePI.com - Published
ROME (AP) — Members of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have started voting to elect the new head of the U.N. food agency, and China's candidate is seen as the front-runner.
The 194.. SeattlePI.com - Published
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — A ban on Russian airlines taking citizens to Georgia will cut visitor traffic significantly at first but tourism should recover quickly, Georgian travel agencies said Saturday.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Here’s your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you.. Seattle Times - Published
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — The speaker of Georgia's parliament stepped down Friday in the wake of violent clashes that left at least 240 people injured, but the move failed to assuage protesters, who.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Newsday
Nominees for the Georgia CIO Leadership Association's 2019 CIO of the Year awards were honored at a special reception at United Parcel Service Inc. headquarters. About 110 people turned out for the.. bizjournals - Published
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — The Latest on protests in the Georgian capital (all times local):
President Vladimir Putin has ordered Russian airlines to suspend the transportation of.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Newsday
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a 28-year-old security guard outside a River North neighborhood nightclub. Jon Poole was charged in a warrant.. Seattle Times - Published
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A large tree fell onto a darkened stretch of interstate highway near the Georgia coast before dawn Friday, causing a chain-reaction crash that killed one woman and injured three.. Seattle Times - Published
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia woman accused of chasing down and killing a hit-and-run driver is facing new felony charges. Hannah Payne, 22, was indicted on charges including felony murder and malice.. Seattle Times - Published