Daily overview of local media in the three countries of the South Caucasus, reporting on the main events every morning
'Let him be punished as a citizen of Georgia' - president stopped short of taking citizenship away from ex-general prosecutor
"If he is guilty and a spy for Russia, he should be punished as a citizen of Georgia," the president said
"The events in Karabakh are Armenia's new, westernized path and Russia's expulsion from the Caucasus. Have the Abkhazians and Ossetians realized this?" - Georgian experts comment
The restrictions will not apply to the de facto republics of Abkhazia and South Ossetia
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"We are going to discuss this issue in detail with the National Bank of Georgia and commercial banks and after a thorough examination we will make an accurate assessment of its impact, including on the IMF-supported program for Georgia, the restoration of which is being negotiated"
"Those who cooperate with Georgia's former attorney general risk being sanctioned as well" - US State Department
The US State Department expressed concern over the decision of the National Bank of Georgia not to follow the sanctions imposed on Otar Partskhaladze
Papuna Lezhava and Archil Mestvirishvili resign from their posts
"Legal absurdity". Lawyer on National Bank of Georgia's decision to unblock ex-general prosecutor's accounts
Guram Imnadze: "The National Bank has created an even greater legal absurdity"
"For Georgian citizens, sanctions can only be applied if a court in Georgia has issued a conviction"
"The SBG should explain what it is doing to reduce the influence of Russian intelligence"
"The time has come to implement recommendations for Georgia to obtain candidate status" - Council of Europe President
The meeting between Charles Michel and the Prime Minister of Georgia took place in the framework of the UN General Assembly
"Ukraine did not interfere, does not interfere and does not plan to interfere in the internal affairs of Georgia"
The country's former attorney general has also been banned from making any financial transactions
"That the Prosecutor General of Georgia was an agent of Russia's FSB is a great misfortune" - President of Georgia
"I demand that the authorities respond to the public with a detailed investigation" - Salome Zurabishvili
"They always talk about civil unrest when the authorities lose their influence." Georgian political analyst's opinion
"Society has already started to be processed in order to react accordingly if Georgia is not granted the status of an EU candidate country" - Vakhtang Dzabiraadze
"Georgian Security Service statement is written in Russian and is related to our activities" - Georgian Legion leader
"Georgian Legion is the largest foreign unit in Ukraine" - Mamuka Mamulashvili
Giorgi Lortkipanidze, deputy head of Ukraine's military intelligence service, has been named as the author of the plan