Archive for March, 2011

Georgia’s membership in Nato?!

NATO Special Representative for the Caucasusand Central Asia James Appathurai said, that the next year will be very important for Georgia in terms of European integration. According to him, the decision made at the NATO summit in 2008, according to which Georgia should join NATO, is on the agenda. “The democratic changes in Georgia towards the European integration should be underway. […]

Fighter jet shot down over Libya

A fighter jet was shot down this morning over Benghazi. Earlier today Al Jazeera television reported forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi entered the western outskirts of Benghazi. Yesterday Libyan authorities decided to halt military operations against the rebels in response to UN Security Council’s resolution which stipulates creation of a no-fly zone over Libya. A […]

“Khvanchkara” wine brand is stolen?

A scandal broke out around the Georgian wine brand Khvanchkara. Georgia has no right to sell wine under this brand in the U.S., as “Dozortsev” company has an exclusive right to sell Khvanchkara. “Geopatent” plans to file a suit against using the Georgian brand. “Khvanchkara” is a fine naturally semi-sweet red wine made from the […]

Georgian President’s web-site was cracked.

The website of Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili was unavailable over two days after it was attacked by cyber criminals, spokesperson Manana Manjgaladze said today.