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Georgians Protest Curfew In Tbilisi As COVID Fatigue Sets In.

Georgians Protest Curfew In Tbilisi As COVID Fatigue Sets In.

A few dozen Georgians staged a picket against government restrictions imposed to curb the spread of the coronavirus on March 6. In a silent protest, activists unfurled a long banner in central Tbilisi and called for the end of a 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. c...

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U.S. Lawmakers Call For Release Of Georgian Opposition Party Leader

U.S. Lawmakers Call For Release Of Georgian Opposition Party Leader

A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers said a raid on the headquarters of a major opposition party in Georgia and the arrest of the party’s leader was “profoundly troubling” and called for his immediate release along with all other political prisoners.

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Georgian Court Rules To Detain Opposition Leader

Georgian Court Rules To Detain Opposition Leader

A Georgian court has ruled to place the head of the country's main opposition force in pretrial detention in a case denounced by the opposition as a political witch hunt.

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Homophobic Hate Speech On The Rise In Europe, Says New Report.

Homophobic Hate Speech On The Rise In Europe, Says New Report.

An advocacy group says that homophobic language and hate speech against transgender people is on the rise among European politicians and has warned about a backlash against the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people across...

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