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Newly Elected Leaders in Georgia Promise to Look Westi
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Jeff Seldin
October 09, 2012 10:50 PM
It will be Georgia's first peaceful transition of power since breaking away from the former Soviet Union. Billionaire politician Bidzina Ivanishvili met with President Mikheil Saakashvili Tuesday, hoping to ease the way for Ivanishvili's Georgia Dream coalition to take control of parliament after last week's watershed elections. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more.

Newly Elected Leaders in Georgia Promise to Look West

Published October 09, 2012

It will be Georgia's first peaceful transition of power since breaking away from the former Soviet Union. Billionaire politician Bidzina Ivanishvili met with President Mikheil Saakashvili Tuesday, hoping to ease the way for Ivanishvili's Georgia Dream coalition to take control of parliament after last week's watershed elections. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more.


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