2009-12-24Georgia – Failed State
US-based organization – Fund for Peace presented fifth annual report. It is Failed States Index (FSI) for 2009 where Georgia occupied the 33rd place in the most alarming category among Somalia, Zimbabwe, Sudan, Congo, Afghanistan, Iran and other states. More precisely, there are 38 states in the alarm category:
2009-09-01Georgian Opposition Journalist Released from Prison after Serving Full Four-Year Term for Alleged “Extortion”
Concerns Remain that Jailing was Part of Clampdown on Critical Media
Georgian authorities on Wednesday released journalist Shalva Ramishvili from prison, after he served a full four-year term for alleged blackmail.
2009-05-29Freedom of Media in Georgia
Some people established a corridor of shame for the journalists of Public Broadcasting in April 2009. By this method they expressed their protest against the news-reporting policy of Public Broadcasting. In reply PB stated that it would not report news items about the rallies of opposition parties.
Interior Ministry Says it 'Foiled Terror Plot' The video, released on behalf of the Taliban, was posted on Internet from Georgia - Irakli Gharibashvili People Will Be Discharged from Fines for Having Illegally Constructed Buildings 11 Officers of Senaki Brigade Questioned in Akhalaia’s Case Majoritarian Candidates Lost Interim Elections Received 5 000 Lari Back Archive
In 2005, American researchers estimated that political advertisements on TV have short (two-week) impact on voters. But the result is so rapid andArchive
How the detention process of former senior officials is going on; whether political motivation is detected in it and will the new initiativeArchive
What do you think, shall the archive of illegally obtained operative materials be destroyed or not?