GEORGIA WILL OPEN ITS EMBASSY IN CHINA
Minister of the Foreign Affairs Irakli Menagarishvili will meet in Beijing with his Chinese colleague Tang Jiaxuan. Were discussed the questions of developing the mutual relations.
ACCORDING TO THE CHINA EMBASSY IN GEORGIA, TO HELP THE GEORGIAN FARMERS SUFFERED FROM THE ELEMENT, WAS PICKED OUT $15,560
As informed to Sarke in the China Embassy in Georgia, the aid is rendered in the name of the Red Cross Society in the country, moreover by this organization was picked out $10,000, and the rest of the amount – from the salary fund of the Embassy staff. Should be mentioned, that during the meeting of the Ambassador with the Georgian Ministry of Food and Agriculture was made a decision about buying in the near future at the Rustavi’s factory Azot up to 120 t of the nitrogen fertilizers, which will be distributed among the most suffered from the element population of the Sagarejo region.
THE VISIT TO GEORGIA OF THE TURKISH GENERAL HEADQUARTERS CHAIRMAN IS COMPLETED
Yesterday Ismail Karadayi met with the Georgian Parliament’s Chairman Zurab Zhvania. The General also visited the United Military Academy.
THE STUDYING OF THE QUESTIONS REGARDING THE BUILDING OF THE DAM ON THE RIVER CHOROKHI IN TURKEY CONTINUES
President Shevardnadze yesterday conducted the conference with the members of the Georgian delegation, which were conducting in Turkey the negotiations about the building question. They informed that the Turkish side agreed with the opinion of the Georgian delegation about the necessity to confirm the single questions regarding the supposed consequences of the building before the final decision.
THE POLITICAL SECRETARY OF THE GEORGIAN RULING PARTY FINDS THAT BATUMI CONTRADICTS ITS COURSE TO THE TBILISI’S POLICY
Yesterday the political secretary of the Georgian Citizens’ Union Nino Burjanadze conducted the press conference. She commented the earlier statement of the Ajarian autonomous Republic Supreme Counsel’s Chairman.
THE VISIT OF THE NORTH OSSETIAN PRESIDENT TO TBILISI WAS CANCELLED
The planned on today visit, of the President of Russia North Ossetian Republic – Alania, was cancelled. The official reason of the canceling is not named, however can be supposed, that this is due to the happened in the North Ossetia terrorist act the day before, because of which were killed several high-ranked Russian officers.
BORIS PASTUKHOV FINDS THAT THE REMAINING OF THE RUSSIAN PEACEKEEPERS IN ABKHAZIA IS THE COMPULSORY CONDITION FOR CONTINUING THE NEGOTIATIONS
The first Russian Deputy Minister of the Foreign Affairs stated in Moscow, that the staying of the Russian peacekeepers in Abkhazia is the stability guarantee. He finds that their remaining in the region is the compulsory condition for continuing the negotiations.
THE RESHUFFLE IN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE SELF-PROCLAIMED REPUBLIC OF ABKHAZIA
Yesterday, by the order of the separatist Leader Vladislav Ardzinba, the Minister of Economy Konstantin Ozgan was freed from the filled post. As a new Minister of the Economy was appointed the former Head of the Tax Service Beslan Kuprava.
THE SERGEANT OF THE RUSSIAN PEACEKEEPING FORCES IN TSKHINVALI REGION KILLED THE LOCAL INHABITANT
In the village Tamarasheni, where mostly live the Georgians, the sergeant of the Russian peacekeeping forces shot from the machine-gun the 27 year old local inhabitant. According to the beholder information, the village inhabitants invited the Russian peacekeepers to the table.
THE FACTS OF THE BRIGANDAGE ON THE COUNTRY’S HIGHWAYS FREQUENTED AGAIN
According to the information from the Ministry of the Interior Affairs, the criminals conduct brigandage by penetrating the cars as passengers on the capital’s territory as well as in the regions. Were also mentioned the cases of attacks at the foreign citizens, tourist trip cars, especially in fall and winter.