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Georgia: Halloween protests & revelry

Categories: Central Asia & Caucasus, Georgia, Arts & Culture, Ethnicity & Race, Protest, Religion, Youth

The Young Georgians examines the history of Halloween, and not least in Georgia where controversy often results in religious groups objecting to young people holding their own events. This year is no exception with Orthodox Christians planning to stage protests while several events in clubs and public gatherings are scheduled for those who want to enjoy the Halloween festivities [1].