georgia

Georgia legislature passes hate crimes bill

The effort was led in part by the Hate Free Georgia Coalition, a group of 35 nonprofit groups organized by the Anti-Defamation League.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
26/06/2020
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gestures as he delivers a speech at his Jerusalem office,
Benjamin Netanyahu talks relations with leaders of DR Congo, Georgia

The prime minister spoke with President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo Félix Tshisekedi and Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia.

Sea turtle drifts into Hadera plant, Jan 2013
Flying turtle in Georgia smashes into car's windshield on highway

"Mr Turtle was found at fault but he did not have insurance."

27/05/2020
Atlanta synagogue walks back reopening announcement

The synagogue was the first in the country to announce that it was reopening after social distancing restrictions connected to the coronavirus pandemic were lifted, according to the Forward.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
02/05/2020
From right: Maj. Gen. (res.) Giora Eiland, Prof. Shmuel Sandler, and Prof. Efraim Inbar.
Eight babies born through surrogates in Georgia brought to Israel

Like Israel, Georgia has a two-week required quarantine for people arriving from abroad, and theirs is enforced by police.

Georgia a place to ski

Well-known Georgian ski town of Bakuriani, where the slopes were once the training ground for the Soviet Olympic Alpine ski teams...

By ARIEH O’SULLIVAN
09/03/2020
Five-year-old saves family from house fire, becomes honorary firefighter

Once outside the home, Woods ran to his next door neighbor's house, which happened to be his uncle's home, and employed him to help get the rest of the family out of the house.

Three shot at restaurant owned by ‘Real Housewives Atlanta’ star

Police told WSB TV Atlanta that the gunman entered the restaurant and shot another man.

15/02/2020
Georgian president: Israel can voice our concerns to Russia

Salome Zourabichvili, a former Iran sanctions negotiator for the UN, says world is ‘back to square one’ in curbing Tehran’s nuclear aspirations

 A supporter waves her flag during a neo-Nazi rally at the Jackson County Courthouse in Kansas City,
3 more men alleged to be members of neo-Nazi group arrested in Georgia

The Base believes in an extreme form of survivalism and preparation, in order to prevent the “extinction” of the Caucasian race, the FBI has said.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
20/01/2020
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