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A session of the High Council of Justice. (Photo: Rusudan Machaidze)
Rusudan Machaidze
3 Jun 19
Questions remain over new legislation on how the country’s most senior judges will be selected.
Georgian Dream candidate Salome Zurabishvili along with the billionaire and party chairman Bidzina Ivanishvili, who endorsed her candidacy for the presidential election. (Photo: IWPR/Rusudan Machaidze)
Rusudan Machaidze
27 Nov 18
Bruising rivalry between two political camps has led to an ugly war of words.
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)
Rusudan Machaidze
7 Oct 16
Landmark vote comes four years after the country’s first peaceful transfer of power following independence.
This is Georgia's parliament located in Kutaisi in Western Georgia. (Photo: Berdo Maghularia/Flickr)
Rusudan Machaidze, Giorgi Kupatadze
13 Jul 16
Analysts predict a fierce struggle ahead as most voters are undecided.