Opposition parties slam move as populist, saying agriculture desperately needs foreign investment and know-how.
Key bank there likely used to facilitate payments from Russia.
Georgia launches investigation, as allegations swirl that Tbilisi might be complicit.
President Trump’s 2018 budget envisages massive aid cuts globally, but is likely to be watered down in Congress.
Azerbaijani dissidents are wondering whether Georgia will remain a safe haven, given its western neighbor’s record investments. From openDemocracy.
Large-scale elimination of virus is the result of pilot program launched by U.S. pharmaceutical manufacturer, which offered free treatment to hepatitis patients.
High in the Caucasus mountains, the Enguri hydropower plant is a rare example of cooperation between the two hostile sides.
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