DALLAS, THE PATROL BOAT OF THE USA’S 6TH FLEET, ARRIVED IN POTI PORT TODAY
The Americans will conduct an exponential training for Georgian mariners. According to the Georgian Defense Ministry’s press-center as it is envisaged by the training scenario, the Americans will demonstrate the descent’s landing from the board of the boat.
GEORGIAN-RUSSIAN COMMISSION INVESTIGATES THE FACT OF 2 WARPLANES INFILTRATION TO GEORGIA AND BOMBING GEORGIAN VILLAGES
The decision to charge the commission with this mission was made during the telephone talks between the State Minister of Georgia Vazha Lortkipanidze and Foreign Minister of Russia Igor Ivanov on August 10. Ivanov assured Georgian State Minister that in case belonging of the 2 warplanes to Russia is confirmed, Russian authorities will apologize officially and take appropriate measures against the violators.
NATIONAL-PATRIOTIC MOVEMENT APSNI NOMINATED VLADISLAV ARDZINBA AS THE CANDIDATE IN THE UPCOMING PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS IN ABKHAZIA
This is the information delivered by the chairman of the central electoral commission of the separatist government Vyacheslav Tsukba. According to his information, Ardzinba himself has yet to grant his consent about his participation in the election.
DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF RUSSIAN FEDERAL FRONTIER GUARD SERVICE IS ARRIVING IN TBILISI TOMORROW
According to the information from the Frontier Guard Department of Georgia, the Deputy Minister of Federal Frontier Service of Russia, Lieutenant-General Alexander Manilov is coming to Tbilisi on a 3-day working visit. His major mission is to discuss the issues of transfer of the entire frontier to the Georgian borderguards.
PLENIPOTENTIARY REPRESENTATIVE OF THE PRESIDENT TO IMERETI REGION IS RESIGNING DUE TO DISSENT WITH THE POLICY CONDUCTED IN THE COUNTRY
The state plenipotentiary representative of the President to the Imereti region Teimuraz Shashiashvili made an official statement about his possible resignation from his post. In his opinion, businessmen are now humiliated and only new approach to economics might save Georgia.
THE PLANES INFILTRATING THE COUNTRY BORDER AND BOMBING THE VILLAGES BELONG TO RUSSIA,- GEORGIANS CLAIM
As the announcement fanned today by the Parliamentary committee on defense and security puts it Georgia will not let enyone to infringe its sovereignty. It expresses the strong indignation that the Russian armed forces claim to be innocent in this “barbaric action”.
ITS EXPLAINS BUSINESSMEN THE TERMS OF IMPORT ENTRY IN GEORGIA
As the press-center of Customs Department informed, on August 10 ITS representatives held a seminar for the businessmen importing their produce or other goods to Georgia. As it was explained, loads having already been sent to Georgia will be assessed upon arrival; as for the rest of the loads, their assessment will be done in the importing country.
THERE ARE SOME POSITIVE CHANGES IN THE DECISION OF ISSUES CONCERNING THE PROPERTY DISTRIBUTION BETWEEN GEORGIA AND RUSSIA
This is the information delivered by the director of immovable property accounting management Rezo Tabukashvili. In his words the meeting of Russian and Georgian experts is planned to be held in September-October, 1999.