October 21, 2017 03:53
Scientists argue about Caucasus borders
Historians, sociologists, geographers, economists, and ethnographers have not yet determined where the borders of the Caucasus pass. The United States and the EU politically distinguish the Caucasus, including also as a territory for the transit of energy resources from Central Asia. This was noted by participants of a seminar held at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (known as MGIMO).
August 31, 2017 14:44
LGBT activists describe attack on them in Batumi
At present, Levan Berianidze and Tornike Kusiani, members of the "Equality Movement", beaten in Adjara on August 25, receive outpatient medical treatment, activists told the "Caucasian Knot".
April 25, 2017 14:44
Person accused of organizing Batumi riots goes on hunger strike
Merab Gogoberidze has gone on a hunger strike in protest against charging him with organizing riots in Batumi, said the advocate Paata Shavadze, noting that his client refuses to plead guilty.
April 24, 2017 14:19
Law enforcers detain suspects of organizing riots in Batumi
Two persons have been detained in Georgia under the ruling of the Batumi City Court on suspicion of organizing riots in the capital of Adjara on March 11.
March 14, 2017 12:30
Eyewitnesses report details of pogroms in Batumi
The pogroms in Batumi were arranged by participants of the organized rally, the eyewitnesses, political analysts and a journalist, interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot", assert. According to their story, the demands were put forward by the participants of the first, spontaneous wave of protest, which was provoked by the police’s actions.
March 12, 2017 10:45
33 persons suffered at disorders in Batumi
As a result of the disorders in Batumi, 18 protesters and 15 policemen suffered, the Minister of Public Health of Adjara has reported.
December 11, 2016 11:45
Participants of creative forum claim low level of education in Georgia
According to participants of the international forum "Creative Georgia", people of creative professions are unable to implement their projects in Georgia because of the low level of education at schools and institutions of higher education in the country. The participants of the international forum have noted the need for copyright protection.
September 05, 2016 12:10
In Adjaria, houses and roads flooded after heavy rains
As a result of heavy rains, which occurred this night, houses and land plots in Kvariati, Gonio and Akhalsopeli were flooded, report local residents.
August 21, 2016 16:01
Residents of Georgia pointed to shortcomings in the law on mountaineers’ support
The allowances and benefits provided for by the law "On Development of Mountain Districts" are insignificant, residents of such districts of Georgia assert. They are confident that in the first place the authorities should grant them the land ownership.
August 11, 2016 18:21
Aslan Abashidze sentenced in absentia to 15 years of imprisonment
The Batumi City Court has found Aslan Abashidze, the former chief of the Adjara Autonomous Republic, guilty of murdering his deputy Nodar Imnadze in 1991 and of blowing up two bridges in 2004. The defendant was sentenced to 15 years of imprisonment.