Adzhar

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an autonomous province of Georgia on the Black Sea

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A special coordination centre has opened in Adjara region to offer support to citrus growers and producers to sell this year's harvest.
The event was attended by the delegation of the Supreme Council of Adjara Autonomous Republic, Lado Chanturia, Ambassador of Georgia to Germany and representatives of the Embassy of Georgia in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Germany.
The delegation from Batumi, which is the second largest city in Georgia and capital of the Autonomous Republic of Adjara, will be led by Mayor Giorgi Ermakov, and will include the finance minister and the deputy minister of education of Adjara and other government and municipal officials.
49) However, as mentioned earlier, Georgian-Iranian relations have wanned up in recent years and the remaining Muslims in Georgia are mostly Sunni ethnic Georgians residing in Adjara and much smaller communities of ethnic Chechens and Avars in the northeast and east.
The first success in this regard was achieved in Adjara (autonomous region) by overthrowing Aslan Abashidze's regime in 2004.
As for Adjara AR, the number of criminal offences made 2 947; resolved cases rate made 66,5%.
The ethnic-religious instability areas are: Abkhazia, South Ossetia, and till recently, Adjara.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Tehran's Ambassador to Tbilisi Majid Saber called for the expansion of parliamentary relations between Tehran and Georgia's autonomous Republic of Adjara.
Adjara is most noteworthy as, over there vines can be found in all elevations, given the plant is generally found in the rest of the country (Nikolaishvili, 2009).
BATUMI, May 13, 2011 (TUR) -- Levan Varshalomidze, chairman of the government of Georgia's Autonomous Republic of Adjara, has said that Adjaran capital of Batumi had been growing with Turkish investments.
As a result, by-elections were held in Tbilisi and Adjara on November 3, 2008.
According to the spokesman, the spy ring was centred on Georgia's Black Sea region of Adjara, a former Moscow-backed breakaway province that Tbilisi regained control of in 2004.
Saakashvili's first task was to peacefully put an end to the regime in the autonomous region of Adjara and to make it part of Georgia.
Iranian consulate will open in the city of Batumi, Adjara Region.
This Georgia-Russia incident is not an isolated issue, there were several crises, incidents and accusations in the past, including: the 2004 Adjara crisis, the 2006 North Ossetia sabotages, the 2006 Russian ban of Moldovan and Georgian wines, the 2006 Kodori crisis, the 2006 Georgian-Russian espionage controversy and the March 2007 Georgia helicopter attack incident.