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Georgia Protests

6 Illegal Immigrants Arrested During Georgia Protest

AP | By KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 08.28.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA -- Six young illegal immigrants were arrested Tuesday after they sat down and blocked traffic near the Georgia state Capitol to publicly decla...

Police Disperse Protesters In Georgia

AP | MISHA DZHINDZHIKHASHVILI | Posted 07.25.2011 | World

TBILISI, Georgia — Georgian police said one officer was killed early Thursday in the forceful breakup of a protest outside the parliament buildi...

Is Georgia On The Brink Of A 'Day Of Rage'?

Christian Science Monitor | Posted 07.24.2011 | World

After three days of sometimes violent street demonstrations, Georgian opposition leaders on Monday promised a "day of rage" on May 25 that will sweep ...

Georgia Students Prepare To Protest Budget Cuts

Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Katie Leslie and Laura Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Georgia's college students are tired of being stuck in the middle. Since learning that hundreds of millions of dollars could be slashed from the st...

Georgia Protests: 'Students Are Not ATMs'

Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Laura Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

College students carried signs warning Georgia's lawmakers that they vote. They reminded budget writers that today's college students are tomorrow's l...

Georgian Protesters, Journalists Allegedly Beaten By Police

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TBILISI, Georgia — Georgian police clashed with opposition activists in the capital Monday, arresting dozens and beating demonstrators, along wi...

Suspected Georgian Mutineer Killed By Police

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Georgian police shot three former military commanders suspected of planning a brief mutiny earlier this month, killing one, the authorities announ...

Saakashvili Meets With Georgian Opposition, Refuses To Resign

AP | CATRINA STEWART and MISHA DZHINDZHIKHASHVILI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TBILISI, Georgia — Georgia's opposition vowed Monday to take protests nationwide after refusing a power-sharing offer from the president, who th...

Saakashvili Link To American Masseuse 'Dr. Dot' Used By Youth Opposition

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

If Georgia's opposition succeeds in driving President Mikheil Saakashvili from office, they will have a buxom, effusive, celebrity masseuse partly ...

Georgia Continues To Lose Stability

GlobalPost | David L. Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TBILISI, Georgia -- For the thousands who have gathered in front of parliament in the center of this Caucasus capital, Mikheil Saakashvili is a lead...

Georgians Threaten Saakashvili With Mass Civil Disobedience

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Demonstrators in Georgia called for widespread civil disobedience on Friday after President Mikheil Saakashvili defied mass street protests and reject...