Media Review of Georgia: The new government is ousting the people of Saakashvili from the offices; Georgia is changing its tactics in relations with Russia

29/01/2013 - 16:03

Georgian expert community continues to comment on the results of the change of power in the country. The different experts offer different visions of the current events and the ways to improve them. It should be noted that, at the current transitional phase of development of the Georgian state, the media provide their sites for opposing points of view, of which Georgia got out of the habit since the reign of Saakashvili`s "National Movement".

Media Review of Georgia:Demands for resignation of Saakashvili still sound, but the elite is beginning to consolidate

21/01/2013 - 16:52

In neighboring Georgia are still being discussed the results of the recent amnesty declared by the Parliament, which even had had to overcome a veto of President Saakashvili.
By analogy with the amnesty of criminals in the USSR in 1953, Georgia's data-analytical portal "Georgia Online" on January 14, 2013 issued an article entitled "Cold January of 2013." A prominent Georgian analyst Leila Naroushvili has written in the article: "On Sunday, January 13 all 190 so-called political prisoners were released. So called -because the status of a "political prisoner" approved by the deputies representing the parliamentary majority is a very controversial and it has provoked radically opposite views in the society.

Media Review of Georgia: Wine - to Russia, policy - to the West

15/01/2013 - 14:03

The new leadership of Georgia stands ready to build good relations with Russia. What is the reason for the willingness of changing the vector of political development? At a press conference January 11, 2013 a member of the National Movement of Georgia Zurab Japaridze said that in Georgia had been suspended the flow of foreign investment. This writes the online edition of the Georgian "Business-Georgia" in the article "The flow of investment to Georgia has been suspended- Japaridze" on January 11, 2013.

Media Review of Georgia: 850,000 Georgians said, "Saakashvili Farewell!" Former authorities accused lumpenproletariat of their defeat

08/01/2013 - 17:35

"The organizers of the protest action delivered an ultimatum to the administration of the president," - reads the headline of an article published by the Georgian information publication "MediaNews" January 4, 2013.
"Today, in Tbilisi, in front of the presidential palace was held the protest action for the resignation of President Mikhail Saakashvili. A Chairman of the political party "Tetrebi" Temur Shashiashavili gave an ultimatum to the president's office, including 8 points, signed by 50 non-governmental organizations, well-known public officials and representatives of civil society.

Media Review of Georgia. Mikhail Saakashvili – a bankrupt in politics and in the family, Ilia II hopes for the heavenly Powers to destruct South Ossetia

25/12/2012 - 14:05

The events, taking place in Georgia, continue to discredit relentlessly the myth of the full support of the policy of the Georgian President (yet) Mikhail Saakashvili and his entourage by the Georgian people, created within the last decade by Georgian propaganda, western agitprop, and the home-grown liberals.
"Today, the unifiedby the memorandum on resignation of President Mikhail Saakashvili organizations will hold meetings in Poti and Guria – reported "MediaNews." Along with the meetings, the process of collecting signatures to demand the resignation of the president is still under way. According to the initiative group, by this time 500 thousand signatures have already been collected, "- writes the Georgian news agency "MediaNews" on December 23, 2012 in the article "500 thousand signatures have been collected for resignation of Mikhail Saakashvili, " - the initiative group. "

The Declaration of Independence showed the future course of our nation – the expert

22/12/2012 - 20:31

December 21, 1991 was adopted the Declaration of Independence of the Republic of South Ossetia. A correspondent of IA "Res" asked the former head of the information department of the South Ossetian Joint Control Commission on the Georgian-Ossetian conflict, the independent expert Inal Pliev to tell about the significance of the adoption of this document.

Russian policy in the South Ossetian and Abkhazian sector is not dependent on the development of the Russian-Georgian relations – the expert

20/12/2012 - 10:46

The first meeting of the official representatives of Russia and Georgia held in Switzerland within the framework of settlement the Russian-Georgian relations, has not given any concrete results. There is every reason to believe that this will continue, and the planned meetings held "once within two or three months", will be another stillborn pseudo-diplomatic format like the "Geneva talks." This, certainly, will not affect the Russian-Ossetian relations and the situation in South Ossetia as a whole.

Review of the Georgian Media: Will Saakashvili strike back?

11/12/2012 - 19:52

The Georgian expert community continues to interpret the results of the "Brooms revolution". At the end of the month, after the final rise to power of the ''Georgian dream'', it was found out that it would not be easier to redeem the promises on foreign policy, as well as the internal ones" – has concluded the Georgian expert Tengiz Ablotiya December 5, 2012 in the article "Foreign Policy: The Dream and Reality" (data- analytical portal "Georgia Online").

The Russian-South Ossetian cooperation

08/12/2012 - 18:55

Recently it`s being heard the statements about a hypothetical Russian betrayal of one of its closest allies - South Ossetia. Some experts persuade the population that Moscow could agree with the new authorities of Tbilisi behind Tskhinval to withdraw its recognition of the South Ossetian statehood in exchange for the extension of the current cooperation with Georgia. Meanwhile, life has clearly demonstrated that these statements have nothing to do with reality.