Georgian opposition nominates two coalition candidates in Tbilisi for municipal elections
Opposition forces in Georgia have nominated joint candidates for mayoral office and city council for the upcoming municipal elections of October 2021
Georgian opposition leader Nika Melia released from prison after EU posts bail
Released from prison by Nick Melia, this was one of the main points in the agreement between the ruling party and the opposition, signed with the mediation of the EU
EU posts bail for release of Georgian opposition leader Nika Melia
The EU has posted a bail for Nika Melia to "support the agreement reached by the political parties." The opposition considers this to be an acknowledgment of the existence of political prisoners.
Amnesty bill for political prisoners postponed for two weeks
The Georgian parliament unexpectedly went on vacation instead of discussing the amnesty law. The adoption of the law is stipulated by an agreement between the authorities and the opposition
Georgian opposition to return to parliament with amnesty for political prisoners on top of agenda
The opposition in Georgia is returning to parliament, an amnesty will be announced for the cases of June 20, 2019. But those who suffered during the dispersal of that action demand justice.
Georgia: prominent opposition figure to remain under arrest
"The authorities keep him under arrest because they do not want the opposition to return to parliament" - the court left one of the leaders of the Georgian opposition, Nika Melia, under arrest
Will Georgian opposition leader Nika Melia be released on April 8?
The trial of the leader of the Georgian opposition Nika Melia is scheduled for April 8. Details of this case and the context of the political crisis in Georgia
'Only Moscow is happy' – Western diplomats to Georgian gov't
Western diplomats issue open letter calling for release of opposition leader in Georgia to deal with political crisis
'Georgia's place in European society is under threat' – Western politicians
"Violence is incompatible with European aspirations" - a statement by Western parliamentarians. Mass protests are taking place in Tbilisi after the arrest of the opposition leader
Georgia's political crisis – explained
Expert: "Georgian Dream" will find it difficult to repel the "onslaught" of the West
Protests in Tbilisi after special forces arrest of opposition leader. Photo report
The aggressive arrest of the opposition leader brought thousands of people to the streets. Protest in Tbilisi, photo report
"Georgia has moved backward on its path to democracy"- the West reacts to Melia's arrest
"I am overwhelmed by the scenes that I saw. Chaos and violence are the last thing Georgia needs," says the British Ambassador to Georgia. Reaction of ambassadors to Georgia to the arrest of opposition leader Nika Melia
Georgian opposition leader arrested during special op., tear gas used
A special operation was carried out in Tbilisi during which the leader of the Georgian opposition was arrested. The offices of the leading party United National Movement have been destroyed, several people detained
US DoS: 'We call on the Georgian gov't to create an independent judiciary'
US State Department urges Georgian authorities to follow their Euro-Atlantic aspirations and create an independent justice system
Georgian Prime Minister resigns due to political crisis
As Gakharia explained, one of the main reasons for his resignation is the court's decision on the arrest of the opposition leader.
Georgian court OKs arrest of UNM opposition leader – supporters and police mobilize
It was decided to arrest the leader of the opposition, the chairman of the United National Movement Nika Melia, a confrontation with the police is being prepared
Boycott turning into a split? What's going on in the Georgian opposition
Some opposition politicians are ready to abandon the boycott of parliament under certain conditions. They have already been accused of treason
What does the Georgian opposition plan to do about the election results?
Authorities say they will stop funding political parties