Protests in Georgia (country)
Protests in the Republic of Georgia can refer to the following:
Rose Revolution
The Revolution of Roses (often translated into English as the Rose Revolution) (Georgian: ვარდების რევოლუცია vardebis revolutsia) was a change of power in Georgia in November 2003, which took pla...
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2009 Georgian demonstrations
In 2009, a mass rally by a coalition of opposition parties in took place in Georgia against the government of President Mikheil Saakashvili. Thousands of people demonstrated, mainly in the capital, Tb...
2009 Georgian demonstrations - Wikipedia
2004 Adjara crisis
The Adjara crisis refers to a political crisis in Georgia’s Adjaran Autonomous Republic, then led by Aslan Abashidze, who refused to obey the central authorities after President Eduard Shevardnadze’s ...
2004 Adjara crisis - Wikipedia
Rose Revolution Square
Rose Revolution Square (Georgian: ვარდების რევოლუციის მოედანი) is a square in the Vera district of Tbilisi at the western end of Rustaveli Ave. The square was constructed in 1983 and named Republi...
Nino Burjanadze
Nino Burjanadze (Georgian: ნინო ბურჯანაძე [ninɔ burd͡ʒanad͡zɛ], also romanized Burdzhanadze or Burdjanadze, born 16 July 1964) is a Georgian politician and lawyer who served as Chairperson of the Par...
Nino Burjanadze - Wikipedia
2011 Georgian protests
The 2011 Georgian protests were a series of anti-government protests in Georgia against President Mikheil Saakashvili.
The protests began on 21 May 2011 when over 10,000 Georgians attended a demon...
2007 Georgian demonstrations
In 2007, a series of anti-government protests took place across Georgia. The demonstrations peaked on 2 November 2007, when 50,000–100,000 rallied in downtown Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. People p...
2007 Georgian demonstrations - Wikipedia
Aslan Abashidze
Aslan Abashidze (Georgian: ასლან აბაშიძე) (born in Batumi, July 20, 1938) was the leader of the Ajarian Autonomous Republic in western Georgia from 1991 to May 5, 2004. He resigned under the press...
1956 Georgian demonstrations
The March 1956 demonstrations (also known as the 1956 Tbilisi riots or 9 March massacre) in the Georgian SSR were a series of protests to Nikita Khrushchev's de-Stalinization policy, which shocked Geo...
1956 Georgian demonstrations - Wikipedia
April 9 tragedy
The April 9 tragedy (also known as Tbilisi Massacre, Tbilisi tragedy) refers to the events in Tbilisi, Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic, on April 9, 1989, when an anti-Soviet demonstration was dispe...
April 9 tragedy - Wikipedia
Mikheil Saakashvili
Mikheil Saakashvili (Georgian: მიხეილ სააკაშვილი, [mɪχɛɪl sɑɑkʼɑʃvɪlɪ]; born 21 December 1967) is a Georgian politician and was the third President of Georgia for two consecutive terms from 25 Jan...
Mikheil Saakashvili - Wikipedia
Georgian presidential election, 2004
A presidential election was held in the Republic of Georgia on January 4, 2004. The election followed the resignation of former President Eduard Shevardnadze. As expected, the main opposition leader, ...
Georgian presidential election, 2004 - Wikipedia
Union of Citizens of Georgia
The Union of Citizens of Georgia (Georgian: საქართველოს მოქალაქეთა კავშირი) (also known as the Citizens' Union of Georgia or Georgian Citizens' Union) was a centre-left political party established...
Eduard Shevardnadze
Eduard Shevardnadze (Georgian: ედუარდ შევარდნაძე, [ɛduard ʃɛvardnad͡zɛ]; Russian: Эдуа́рд Амвро́сиевич Шевардна́дзе, tr. Eduard Amvrosiyevich Shevardnadze; 25 January 1928 – 7 July 2014) was a...
Eduard Shevardnadze - Wikipedia
1989 Sukhumi riots
The Sukhumi riot was a riot in Sukhumi, Abkhaz ASSR, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union, in July 1989, triggered by an increasing inter-ethnic tensions between the Abkhaz and Georgian communities and followed...
1989 Sukhumi riots - Wikipedia
1978 Georgian demonstrations
14 April 1978, demonstrations in Tbilisi, capital of the Georgian SSR, took place in response to an attempt by the Soviet government to change the constitutional status of languages in Georgia. After ...
1978 Georgian demonstrations - Wikipedia
On the Personality Cult and its Consequences
"On the Cult of Personality and Its Consequences" (Russian: «О культе личности и его последствиях») was a report by Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev made to the 20th Party Congress of the Communist...