Georgiy Gongadze

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Age: 46

Place of birth: Tbilisi

Citizenship: Ukraine


Georgy Gongadze Ruslanovich was born in Tbilisi in 1969. After school, he entered the evening department of the Faculty of Romance and Germanic philology at Tbilisi University, but soon left the army. According to various sources, Gongadze served in Tajikistan, bordering Afghanistan and in Afghanistan. After demobilization he continued his studies and graduated from the philological faculty of Ivan Franko University in Lviv, the home of the mother.

Along with studying Gongadze began working in the information service of the party People`s Movement of Ukraine. In 1991 he became a freelance Gongadze korrepondentom Lviv newspaper "Post-Postup", in 1992 - director and presenter of the program "Monitor" Lviv television in 1993 - chief director of the creative association "Center of Europe". In 1995, Gongadze was chosen by leading several programs of the International Media Center, in 1998, he became the leading program "Mo