Educational complex opens in Tbilisi, Georgia

Georgia's Jewish school, kindergarten, and Sunday school move to new complex.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/6/2019, 9:35 AM

US: 23 dead in back-to-back tornadoes

American south hit by series of deadly tornadoes, with back-to-back tornadoes pummeling Lee County, Alabama.David Rosenberg, 3/4/2019, 7:26 AM

Swastikas sprayed inside and outside of Atlanta-area high school

Swastikas found throughout public school in Roswell, Georgia, also on school grounds.Marcy Oster/JTA, 2/7/2019, 4:45 PM

Airbnb delists homes in Russian-occupied parts of Georgia

Online rental company's newest delistings called a 'fig leaf' to stave off accusations of anti-Semitism in face of boycott against Jews.Gary Willig, 1/21/2019, 10:28 PM

Israeli advisers help Georgian presidential candidate to victory

In a first, a woman was elected to Georgian presidency, under guidance of Israeli strategic advisers Moshe Klughaft and Sefi Shaked.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2018, 8:29 AM

Georgian ex-president rips Israeli aide in anti-Semitic tirade

Former Georgian president uses anti-Semitic slur in verbal attacks on Israeli political strategist employed by ruling party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2018, 9:26 AM

Anti-Semitic, racist robocall targets Georgia governor candidate

Robocall by white supremacist group uses racist, anti-Semitic rhetoric to lobby against Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams.JTA, 11/6/2018, 7:33 AM

Defense Minister visits Georgia for the first time

Liberman meets Georgia's heads of state, discusses with them the international struggle against Iranian terror.Nitsan Keidar, 9/13/2018, 2:35 AM

Decrease in asylum-seekers to Israel from Eastern Europe

Significant drop in number of asylum seekers arriving as tourists from Ukraine and Georgia in first half of 2018, says Population Authority.Mordechai Sones, 7/22/2018, 2:26 PM

Georgia parents upset after student told to draw Nazi mascot

Gwinnett County school district officials are investigating a homework assignment asking students to draw a Nazi mascot.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017, 5:48 PM

'Our settlement activity is legal'

Deputy FM presents Georgian Prime Minister with 'Settlement Legality Document' at event attended by representatives of Georgian community.Mordechai Sones, 7/25/2017, 10:19 PM

Israeli missing in Georgia identified as Yonatan Adler

Georgian authorities search for missing Israeli, find him lifeless in river.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2017, 10:49 AM

Israeli missing in Georgia

18-year-old Israeli missing after entering a river in Tbilisi. ZAKA volunteers helping in search efforts.Ido Ben Porat, 7/21/2017, 2:40 AM

Anti-Trump anger on the left fails at the ballot box

GOP wins most expensive House election in history as it defends seats in Georgia, South Carolina. But is a Democratic wave coming in 2018?David Rosenberg, 6/21/2017, 9:45 AM

Israeli businessman killed in Georgia

Unknown suspects shatter victim's skull, steal $2000.Orly Harari, 3/8/2017, 12:43 PM

Rivlin: Terror won't win

Israeli President Ruvi Rivlin says terror won't win, looks forward to continued Israel-Georgia cooperation.Netanel Katz, 1/9/2017, 11:57 AM

Torah scroll stolen from Georgia synagogue found destroyed

A Torah scroll taken from a synagogue in the Caucasus republic of Georgia was destroyed.JTA, 12/6/2016, 4:26 AM

Two Israeli children killed in accident in Georgia

Achinoam and Nevo Greenfeld from Michmash killed in a car accident during a family trip to Caucasus Mountains. Their parents were injured.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/11/2016, 5:40 PM

2 Israelis dead in Caucasus mountain climbing accident

Two Israelis & two other climbers die while climbing Mount Ushba in Georgia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2016, 8:34 PM

Georgia candidate labels Jewish opponent 'not Christian'

Attorney running for judgeship in Georgia apologizes for offensive campaign targeting his Jewish rival.JTA, 5/24/2016, 5:15 PM

Georgia: Six caught trying to sell $200 million in uranium

Authorities in former Soviet state arrest six people attempting to sell $200 million of uranium-238.Matt Wanderman, 4/19/2016, 9:52 AM

Body of Missing Israel Hiker Found in Georgia

23-year-old Dor Cohen went missing while hiking with a childhood friend; sister tells of desperate search to find him.Ido Ben-Porat, 8/2/2015, 8:25 PM

Jerusalem Youth Goes Missing in Georgian Mountains

Dor Cohen, 23-year-old IDF officer, missing for four days after last seen taking a trek in Caucasian mountains.Orli Harari, 8/1/2015, 9:41 PM

Escaped Lion Kills Man Amid 'Apocalyptic' Georgia Flood Disaster

Lion mauls man to death bringing death total to 16, after flood in capital freed animals from zoo and put the city on a panicked lockdown.Ari Yashar, 6/17/2015, 1:33 PM

Terror in Georgia as Flood Plagues Capital with Wild Beasts

Lions, tigers and bears run rampant in Tbilisi and keep city under lockdown in wake of lethal flood that has killed at least 12 people.Ari Yashar, 6/15/2015, 9:43 AM

Netanyahu: PA Incitement 'Must Stop'

In meeting during Georgian PM's visit, both sides sign trade deals and pledge close expanding ties. Netanyahu speaks against PA incitement.Ari Yashar, 1/28/2014, 10:02 PM

Georgian Prime Minister in Israel to Sign Trade Agreement

Irakli Garibashvili, Prime Minister of Georgia, visits Israel to strengthen economic ties.Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2014, 10:01 AM

Despite Protests, Mentally Disabled Inmate to be Put to Death

A mentally handicapped man on death row is to be put to death, despite protests calling the execution a miscarriage of justice. , 2/18/2013, 3:40 PM

First Electoral Transfer Of Power in Georgia

Georgia Dream coalition rides to victory in bitter election fueled by dissatisfaction with now-defeated President Saakshvili. .Amiel Ungar, 10/3/2012, 3:11 AM

KKK Petition to 'Adopt-A-Highway' Rejected Amid Controversy

A request made by the Ku Klux Klan to 'Adopt-A-Highway' in Georgia was rejected by state authorities on Tuesday. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/13/2012, 5:00 PM

Young Moscow Jew Laid to Rest, Murdered Trying to Stop Brawl

A young Moscow Jew was murdered this past weekend when he tried to stop a brawl between two Gentile gangs.Hana Levi Julian, 5/21/2012, 8:15 PM

Barak Warns: 'Tighten Sanctions Further on Iran'

Israel warns the world to tighten sanctions "even further" -- to the "crippling" point -- on Iran.Chana Ya'ar, 2/18/2012, 10:06 PM

Putin Wants to Reunite Belarus and South Ossetia with Russia

Vladimir Putin would like to restore some parts of the former Soviet Union to Russia. Local despots have other ideasAmiel Ungar, 8/4/2011, 7:31 PM

Israelis Warned Away from Turkey, Georgia, Azerbaijan

The National Security Council Counter-Terrorism Bureau has continued its travel warning for Israeli tourists to Turkey.Chana Ya'ar, 7/20/2011, 9:33 AM

1 Israeli Tourist Dead, 12 Injured in Georgia Crash

A 58-year-old Israeli woman, Bahira Noama of Kiryat Ata, died and 12 other tourists were injured in a tragic accident in the Republic of Georgia. Chana Ya'ar, 7/10/2011, 8:16 PM

Rivlin: Time Not Right For Official Visits From Georgia

Knesset Speaker Rivlin postponed a visit from his Georgian counterpart saying the Rony Fuchs affair had 'disturbed' many Israelis.Gabe Kahn., 3/10/2011, 10:35 PM

Giant Synagogue in the So-Called Secular Capital of Israel

A Georgian Jew renovates an abandoned synagogue on Tel Aviv's Shenkin Street in his father's memory. It will be run by Chabad. Rachel Sylvetsky & Yoni Kempinski, 6/10/2010, 7:27 AM