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Latest update : 2014-05-06

David Usupashvili, Chairman of the Georgian Parliament

As violence continues in Ukraine between government troops and pro-Russian separatists, former Soviet republics are now looking on with a great deal of unease. This is particularly true of Georgia, which is seeking to become a full member of NATO while implementing closer ties with the European Union.

This June, Tbilisi plans to sign a trade deal with the EU - the same kind of pact whose rejection by Ukraine back in November touched off the biggest East-West crisis since the Cold War.

Annette Young speaks to the chairman of the Georgian Parliament, David Usupashvili.

By Annette YOUNG

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2015-05-26 Nazis

Beate Klarsfeld: 'It was our duty to bring Nazis to justice'

Beate and Serge Klarsfeld are France's most famous Nazi hunters. They have just published their memoirs in French, where they recount their incredible story. Serge Klarsfeld is a...

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2015-05-23 tennis

Novak Djokovic: 'I have grown'

France 24's Sports Editor Dan Levy speaks to world number one tennis player Novak Djokovic about the French Open, his amazing form this year, the particularities of fame, and how...

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2015-05-25 Kurdistan

Masoud Barzani: 'We are prepared to recover Mosul very quickly'

Masoud Barzani, the president of Iraqi Kurdistan, spoke to FRANCE 24's Marc Perelman. He discussed the situation in Iraq and the recent advances by the militant Islamic State...

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2015-05-25 Iraq

'IS group is not most important threat to Iraq'

Former US ambassador to Iraq and Syria Ryan Crocker talked to FRANCE 24’s Marc Perelman about the situation in Iraq and the rise of the militant Islamic State group.

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2015-05-24 Iraq

'The Iraqi people are more divided than ever'

Iraqi Vice President and former prime minister Ayad Allawi gave an exclusive interview to FRANCE 24's Marc Perelman. Speaking on the sidelines of the regional World Economic...

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