Russians cancel 80% of hotel bookings on Georgian coast
The temporary ban for direct air communication between Russia and Georgia had a tangible effect over the republic’s Black Sea resorts, where 80% of hotel bookings were already cancelled by …
Russian airline companies end flights from Georgia
Aeroflot’s flight SU 1893, that departed from Tbilisi earlier on Monday, has landed at Sheremetyevo Airport, according to the airport’s online information.
The plane reportedly landed at …
Russian envoy slams Georgia for lax security, rips France for smearing reporters
Permanent Representative of Russia to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Alexander Lukashevich believes that Georgia cannot ensure security for reporters, while France …
Russia couldn’t risk the safety of its citizens in Georgia
The Russian authorities could not have endangered the safety of its citizens in Georgia given the recent turmoil there, hence a temporary flight ban from Russia was imposed, Russian Deputy Foreign …
Georgia to lose $700 mln due to drop of Russian tourists
The number of Russians visiting Georgia will drop by 1 mln amid Russia’s temporary flight suspension, resulting in losses for the domestic economy to the tune of 2 bln lari (nearly $710 mln), …
Georgian premier blames ex-president Saakashvili for Tbilisi unrest
Georgia’s self-exiled ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili and his supporters are responsible for the June 20 mass disturbances outside the country’s parliament, Prime Minister Mamuka …
US seeks to stonewall Russia and Georgia from normalizing their ties
Moscow suspects that Washington is trying to inhibit Russia and Georgia from normalizing their ties, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday, responding to a question from TASS.
Zurabishvili wins presidential election in Georgia
Salome Zurabishvili has won the runoff presidential election in Georgia with 59.52% of votes, while Grigol Vashadze secured 40.48% of votes, the Georgian Central Election Commission (CEC) reported on …
Georgia strives to prevent escalation of tensions in relations with Russia
Georgia’s government strives to prevent the escalation of tensions in relations with Russia, Georgian Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze said in Tbilisi on Tuesday.
Speaking at an international …
Expert on new Odessa prosecutor appointment
The region of Odessa is “waiting” for the from Georgia. The governor Mikhail Saakashvili appointed Zurab Adeishvili to this position. According to the political analyst Archil …