Giorgi Baramidze

Giorgi Baramidze
გიორგი ბარამიძე
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State Minister for Euro-Atlantic Integration of Georgia
In office
27 December 2004 - 24 August 2012
PresidentMikheil Saakashvili
Preceded byTamar Beruchashvili
Succeeded byTornike Gordadze
Minister of Internal Affairs
In office
November 2003 - May 2004
Minister of Defense
In office
June 2004 - December 2004
Preceded byGela Bezhuashvili
Succeeded byIrakli Okruashvili
Personal details
Born(1968-01-05) January 5, 1968 (age 49)
Tbilisi, Georgia
Military service
Years of service1992-1993
Battles/warsWar in Abkhazia


Giorgi Baramidze (Georgian: გიო

Early life

Baramidze was created on January 5, 1968 in Tbilisi, Georgia. He graduated in the Department of Chemical substance Technologies from the Georgian Techie School in 1992. While at the school, he was a co-founder and among leaders from the pupil motion. In 1990, he became a member of forces with various other activists building and leading Green Party of Georgia. Pursuing graduation in the school in 1992, he proved helpful as the top of a section on the Committee of Individual Rights and Country wide Minorities. In 1995, he graduated from George C. Marshall Middle for European Protection Studies and Protection Economics in Garmisch, Germany.After start of military functions in Abkhazia in 1992, he became the top of Green Party Humanitarian Help Workplace where he oversaw provision of humanitarian provides, evacuation of peaceful population in the occupied territories and liberation of Georgian hostages. He's acknowledged with freeing of 200 Georgian prisoners and facilitating recovery of 3,000 Georgian civilians who fled the issue zone. He afterwards participated in fight functions in Labra community of Ochamchire region and around Sukhumi.

Political career

Member of Parliament

In 1992, Baramidze was elected towards the Parliament of Georgia and served as the Secretary for Commission rate of Human being Rights and Country wide Minorities so that as person in Parliamentary Protection and Security Commission rate. He was also elected an associate from the Condition Coordination Commission rate of Georgia's involvement in NATO Collaboration for Peace System (PFP). In 1995, he was among co-founders of Eduard Shevardnadze's Union of Residents of Georgia Party and was elected its deputy chairman, performing as Secretary General from the party from 1995 through 1996.In the 1995 parliamentary elections, he was elected from Didube district of Tbilisi. In 1996, he was elected Chairman of Analysis Commission rate of Parliamentary Anti-Corruption Committee. Due to anti-corruption actions, he masterminded to really have the following many ministers resign, D. Gulua (Minister of Agriculture), P. Injia (Minister of Marketing communications and Postage), D. Zubitashvili (Minister of Energy), D. Iakobidze (Minister of Fund) and D. Eliashvili (Chairman of Section of Gas of Georgia) included in this.In 1996, Baramidze was elected chairman from the parliamentary faction of Union of People of Georgia. A season later, he began joint Georgian government-UNDP plan on Corruption Analysis Center getting its first movie director.From 1998 through 1999, Baramidze worked as a co-employee Researcher at Institute for the analysis of Diplomacy of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., performing analysis on U.S. federal government policy, buildings and functions aswell as on politics, military and protection problems in Caucasus. In 1999, he caused Senator Carl Levin in america Senate Committee on Equipped Services.Upon his go back to Georgia in 1999, he was re-elected towards the parliament from Didube district and elected Chairman of Defence and Security Committee in 2000 and Chairman of Faction from the United Democrats of Parliament of Georgia in 2002, subsequently performing an active function in the Rose Revolution in November 2003. In 2003 parliamentary elections, Baramidze was re-elected through the same region of Tbilisi.

Ministerial positions

With the brand new government in power in later 2003, he was appointed Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia.He was regarded as a member of the federal government faction grouped throughout the then Perfect Minister (and Rose Trend head) Zurab Zhvania which were seen to maintain opposition towards the Leader Mikheil Saakashvili. Therefore he publicly ensemble doubt upon the state description for Zhvania's loss of life because of carbon monoxide poisoning and rather seemed to endorse the chance of bad play proclaiming "none from the variations [of description for his loss of life] ought to be eliminated."In June 2004, he was appointed Minister of Protection updating Gela Bezhuashvili. In Dec 2004, some sixty servicemen went AWOL and rallied beyond your Human Privileges Ombudsman’s Workplace to demand better public circumstances in the military. The former military services Ombudsman, Irakli Sesiashvili stated that while Baramidze was in control "these soldiers never have taken a shower for two a few months; there isn't enough food. During the last 8 weeks, they have consumed meat just a few situations. The soldiers usually do not even have cool water frequently. Heating equipment continues to be installed, but there is absolutely no fuel… many of these Ministers care even more about restoring their offices and purchasing fresh jeeps."In Dec 2004, he was moved to the post of Vice Leading and Condition Minister for Euro-Atlantic Integration.

Return to the Parliament

In August 2012, Baramdize resigned from his authorities position to be able to run as the United Country wide Movement's majoritarian candidate in Batumi in the October 2012 parliamentary election. The election noticed the defeat from the UNM from the Georgian Desire coalition and Baramidze dropped the Batumi competition, but he acquired a chair in the brand new parliament through a celebration list. On Oct 21, 2012, he was elected among the vice-speakers from the Parliament of Georgia, representing the parliamentary minority.In June 2013, the UNM called Baramidze among the 4 candidates for the party's presidential primaries.

Personal life

Baramidze speaks Georgian, British, Russian and People from france. He's divorced. Baramidze offers one child, Ann.

See also

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