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Russian Parliamentary Delegation to Visit Georgia.

MOSCOW (Itar-Tass) – A delegation of the Russian State Duma–led by Vice Speaker Mikhail Gutseriyev–left for Tbilisi on Thursday for a three-day visit with President Eduard Shevardnadze–head of the Georgian parliament Zurab Zhvaniya and senior officials from the government and foreign ministry. The sides are going to discuss problems regarding bilateral cooperation–economic growth and trade

Georgian National Security Chief Discusses Javakhk

YEREVAN (Azg)–Georgian National Security Advisor Archil Gegeshidze declared that the instability in Javakhk (a region in Georgia–mainly inhabited by Armenia’s) was caused by certain opposition forces in Armenia. "The Republic of Armenia doesn’t have any territorial claims to Georgia," Speaker of Armenia’s National Assembly Babken Ararktsian declared during his two-day trip to Georgia–last week. Parliament

Georgia and Armenia Boost Cooperation

YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–National Assembly spokesperson Vahagn Mkrtchian held a briefing which dealt with the visit of Armenia’s parliamentary delegation to Georgia on Feb. 24. The delegation of the Armenian National Assembly led by Speaker Babken Ararktsian visited Georgia at the invitation of Georgian Parliament Chairman Zourab Zhvania. Armenian legislators met with Georgian president Eduard Shevardnadze–Georgian

Armenia Georgia to Sign Border Agreement

TBILISI (Itar-Tass) — An agreement easing restriction on the Georgian-Armenian state border was signed on Tuesday by Georgian Deputy Foreign Minister Giga Burduli and Armenian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Manasaryan. A similar agreement was signed between Georgia and Azerbaijan one week ago.

Armenia Georgia to Receive Aid

BRUSSELS — Up to 265 million ecu (about $307 million) will be granted to Armenia–Georgia–and if appropriate–Tajikistan–in the form of 170 million ecu in long-term loans and 95 million ecu in gran’s– according to a decision made by European Union finance ministers Monday. The ministers said in a statement after their monthly meeting that they

EC Proposes Aid to Armenia Georgia Tajikistan

BRUSSELS (Xinhua)-The European Commission has proposed to provide Armenia–Georgia and possibly Tajikistan–with aid of up to $262 million. The aid will be in the form of long-term loans of $202 million combined with direct gran’s of $60 million–the commission said. The present proposal to the European Union makes it possible for the commission to negotiate