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FGM is practised in three villages of the Kvareli district of Georgia – Tivi, Saruso and Chantliskure. (Photo: Aida Mirmaksumova)
2 Feb 17
State takes immediate action to outlaw practice and raise public awareness.
A woman from Tivi village praying. (Photo: Aida Mirmaksumova)
4 Nov 16
Authorities say they were unaware that minority group was carrying out the procedure.
Thousands of supporters of the United National Movement (UNM), Georgia´s largest opposition party, rallied in Tbilisi on October 5, three days before the parliamentary elections. (Photo: UNM)
7 Oct 16
Landmark vote comes four years after the country’s first peaceful transfer of power following independence.
Pope Francis after the Holy Mass met with Georgian president Giorgi Mrgvelashvili, who attended the event with other government officials. (Photo: Tako Svanidze)
6 Oct 16
Low turn-out and demonstrations mar landmark trip.
Town of Akhalkalaki in Georgia's southern region of Samtskhe-Javakheti. (Photo: Samkhretis Karibche)
2 Oct 16
Armenian and Azerbaijani voters are finally being wooed by politicians.
Batumi mosque - prayers sitting in the street because there is no space inside. (Photo courtesy of Beka Tsikarishvili)
16 Sep 16
The community wants more state support for their religious institutions.
(Photo: Tamta Tvalavadze)
28 Aug 16
Campaigners say the authorities are destroying parks under pressure from developers.
The Caucasus University meeting at which the new rector was announced. Shown left to right are former rector Ahmed Sanich, SOCAR vice-president Khalig Mammadov and current rector Elmar Gasimov. By APA(Photo: APA)
5 Aug 16
Experts weigh wide-ranging geopolitical and security repercussions.
(L to R) John Durnin, EUMM Spokesperson, Chief of Press and Press Information Unit, Natia Kuprashvili, Natalia Dzvelishvili, Maia Mamulashvili and Beka Bajelidze. (Photo: IWPR)
30 Jul 16
Main regional networks team up to set best journalism standards.
(Photo: Georgia's Ministry of Defence)
19 Jul 16
Fresh cooperation with the United States gives Tbilisi the opportunity to improve its armed forces.

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