See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Georgia rocked by protests as government pushes Putin-style ‘foreign agent’ bill

Posted on AllSides May 4th, 2024
From The Left
Vano Shlamov/AFP/Getty Images

After spending his days making wine in the foothills of the Caucasus Mountains, Tsotne Jafaridze returns home to Tbilisi, Georgia’s capital, and begins his new routine. He packs goggles, a gas mask and enough water and snacks to last several hours. He has another long night ahead.

Jafaridze is among thousands of Georgians who have for the past month gathered each night outside the country’s parliament, facing down tear gas and water cannons fired by increasingly brutal police, to protest a bill they fear will torpedo its bid to join the...

Read full story

More News about World from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right