Media

Which Media and Experts have Registered on Kremlin Media Forum?

7 September, 2018

Part of those Georgian media outlets and experts that participated in September 5 meeting have also registered for a Kremlin-funded International South Caucasus Media Forum, taking place on September 4-7.

Myth Detector offers the list of Georgian media outlets, registered for the given event:

  • Georgia's Public Broadcaster - Zviad Avaliani
  • TV Obiektivi - Bondo Mdzinarashvili, Valeri Kvaratskhelia
  • Sputnik Georgia - Anastasia Khatiashvili
  • Georgia and World - Ekaterina Naskidashvili, Sophia Kakachia
  • Sakinformi - Arno Khidirbegishvili, Diana Shereshashvili
  • Agency "Patriot" - Giorgi Iremadze

Georgian Experts:

  • Archil Sikharulidze - Expert, political analyst
  • Giorgi Abashidze - Politologist, Analyst
  • Mamuka Areshidze - Politologist, Expert on Caucasus
  • Gulbaat Rtskhiladze - Founder of "Eurasian Institute"

International South Caucasus Media Forum is being held in Vere Palace, on 4-7 September, 2018. The topic of this year’s Media Forum is “The Role of Media in Trust-Building in the Region”. The media forum is organized by the Russian Center of Political Sciences North-South (Север-Юг), press club Commonwealth (содружество) and Georgian, yet pro-Russian online newspaper Georgia & World. The event is being held with the support of Russia's Presidential Fund. The event has caused protest manifestations.