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Georgian-Oriental: The Perfect Marriage of Cuisine and Style

Georgian-Oriental: The Perfect Marriage of Cuisine and Style

A barrage of photos from a friend’s iPhone had been interrupting me the entire day. “Where on earth are you?” I wrote. “In a car,” he answered. Out the car window, the countryside was gorgeous. I couldn’t figure it out. Ireland? Chile? Suddenly he sent his flight details: Berlin-Tbilisi. Ah! Georgia. I’d never been there, […]

Dining at Tbilisi

One thing I’ve learned is that political strife is one thing, and food is something else. In fact, the August conflict in Georgia may have sparked my thirst (and hunger) for more insight into this small country in the Caucasus. That hunger compelled me to the doors of Tiflis in the 1st District, which I […]

The Russian Reaction

Georgian President Saakashvili has accused Russia of financing the opposition to destabilize  political events in Georgia: “We have evidence of disruptive activity by the Russian special service in Georgia and we will present this evidence,” he said on Nov. 7. Soon afterwards, he deported three Russian diplomats accused of being involved in the opposition protests. […]

In Georgia: Freedom Bashing

In Georgia: Freedom Bashing

Two months of turmoil in the Caucasus state of Georgia have seriously damaged the hopes for a smooth transition of power, according to opposition leaders there, and have undermined the choice of western powers, particularly the US, to support the nationalist government of Mikheil Saakashvili. In spite of the recent lifting of the state of […]

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