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I am astonished who has brought my son to the door of death – Father of ISIS video address participant
19:43 25-11-2015
I am astonished at how my son has been brought to that place, who has created such conditions to him, who has brought him to the door of death,
Turkish embassy in Moscow pelted by stones by angry crowds
19:05 25-11-2015
The Turkish embassy in Moscow was pelted with various objects in a furious protest over the downing of the Russian bomber over Syria, foreign media is reporting.
Lavrov: Turkey downing jet 'planned provocation' but Russia is not going to war
18:55 25-11-2015
According to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane "looks like a planned provocation," but that Russia is not going to war with Turkey, Voice of America is reporting.
Dollar price equals 2.3957 GEL
18:47 25-11-2015
Price of 1 USD has become 2.3957 GEL. The National Bank of Georgia has set a new exchange rate
Sign of the GEL appears in Microsoft operational system
17:26 25-11-2015
The symbol of Georgia’s national currency has appeared in the Microsoft operational system after being registered in Unicode.
Two more people detained near the occupation border
16:49 25-11-2015
Two more people have been detained near the village of Kveshi, which is located along the occupied territory by the so-called border guards. Levan Betlemishvili and Jemal Vashagashvili
Turkey as any other nation has a right to defend its territorial integrity – U.S. Ambassador
16:41 25-11-2015
U.S. Ambassador to Georgia Ian Kelly has made comments about de-escalation of situation between Turkey and Russia. According to him, Turkey has a right to defend its borders and territorial integrity.
MP Karlo Kopaliani accuses Davit Bakradze and Giorgi Kandelaki of betraying the country
16:17 25-11-2015
MP Karlo Kopaliani has accused leader of Parliamentary Minority Davit Bakradze and National Movement member Giorgi Kandelaki of betraying and undermining Georgia.
Two people detained along the occupation border
16:01 25-11-2015
The so-called border guards have detained two people near the villages of Kveshi and Akhalubani, bordering the territory occupied by Russia.
Erdogan says Turkey does not want escalation
14:34 25-11-2015
President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday Turkey did not want any escalation after it shot down a Russian fighter jet, saying it had acted simply to defend its own security
123 projects financed within the framework of ‘Produce in Georgia’ state program - PM
14:25 25-11-2015
123 projects have already been financed within the framework of the Produce in Georgia state program, - Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Gharibashvili has declared in the Lilo settlement while opening a high-tech pharmaceutical factory Ynnovas.
Russia to deploy S-400 missile system at Syrian Airbase
14:09 25-11-2015
Russia is deploying S-400 Triumf (NATO reporting name: SA-21 Growler) next generation surface-to-air missile systems to the Hmeymim airbase in Syria
Missing Russian jet pilot found alive
14:08 25-11-2015
A Russian pilot who went missing after his jet was shot down by Turkey while taking part in air strikes over Syria has been picked up by the Syrian army, foreign media is reporting.
CNN prepares story on Georgia
13:55 25-11-2015
Is Georgia the world's cradle of wine? is the title of a story CNN has prepared about a Caucasian nation. CNN team has specially paid a visit to Georgia and its Kakheti region
Roads Department reports on traffic restrictions
13:08 25-11-2015
The Roads Department of Georgia has reported on traffic restrictions. As IPN has been informed, trailers and semi-trailers as well as buses with more than 30 people capacity
Downing of a Russian jet threatens NATO-Russia relations - Medvedev
12:32 25-11-2015
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has slammed downing of a Russian Su-24 Fencer bomber by Turkey, calling it a "reckless criminal act" that will worsen relations between Russia and NATO
Schools and metro reopen in Brussels
12:04 25-11-2015
The Brussels metro and schools are due to reopen after they were shut four days ago in a security crackdown following the Paris attacks, the BBC is reporting.
NATO positively assesses fulfillment of 2015 national annual program by Georgia
11:19 25-11-2015
NATO-Georgia Commission session was held in Brussels yesterday with Georgia’s Euro Integration Minister Davit Bakradze and Deputy Foreign Minister Davit Dondua as participants.
Russian Foreign Minister cancels Turkey trip
10:44 25-11-2015
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday he would not visit Turkey as planned on November 25 following Turkey's downing of a Russian fighter jet,
German Foreign Minister afraid of problems in Syria talks after Su-24 downing by Turkey
10:43 25-11-2015
The incident with a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 bomber, which was downed by Turkey, may negatively affect talks on the Syrian settlement, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said.
We stand in solidarity with Turkey – NATO Secretary General
10:31 25-11-2015
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg offered support for Ankara after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border and rejected any suggestion that the incident happened outside of Turkey's borders,
Mogherini urges de-escalation after Turkey downs Russian jet
10:24 25-11-2015
The European Union’s foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, sought to ease tensions on Tuesday after a Turkish fighter jet downed Russia’s bomber aircraft in Syria, Tass news agency reports.
18:36 25-11-2015
Participation of Armed Forces of Georgia in international missions was discussed at the meeting held in the United Nations`headquarters. Minister of Defense of Georgia met with Hervé Ladsous,
15:40 25-11-2015
Ukraine's PM says his government has decided to close the country's airspace to all Russian planes, foreign media is reporting.
13:19 25-11-2015
The chief executive of the Russian state-controlled gas company says it is halting supplies to Ukraine, foreign media is reporting.
Taliban capture 18 after downing Moldovan helicopter
Taliban militants on Tuesday captured the crew of a Moldovan helicopter contracted by the United Nations for a peacekeeping mission in Afghanistan, the Moldovan Interior Ministry has reported.
Obama: We are all French now
French President François Hollande and U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday vowed to intensify their nations' military attacks on ISIS in Syria and Iraq at a White House meeting
Obama: Turkey has the right to defend itself and its airspace
Turkey's downing of a Russian fighter plane shouldn't lead to further wartime escalation in the region, President Barack Obama insisted at a press conference, CNN is reporting.
Patriotic Alliance stops hunger strike
Patriotic Alliance stops hunger strike The Patriotic Alliance has stopped hunger strike. The decision was made at the meeting between the leader of the Patriotic Alliance Irma Inashvili
Price of 1 USD equals 2.4074 GEL
The National Bank of Georgia has set a new exchange rate, according to which the GEL has slightly gained value against the dollar.
Latvian Foreign Minister arrives in the conflict zone
Foreign Minister of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs has arrived in the conflict zone together with the Ambassador of Latvia to Georgia and other diplomats.
Father of one of the participants of ISIS video says his son was under supervision of the Security Council when he crossed border
According to the father of one of the participants of the video released on behalf of ISIS yesterday, his son was under supervision of the Security Council when he crossed the border of Georgia.
Prime Minister meets with Latvian Foreign Minister
Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili met with Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs.
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