Several hundreds of people assembled outside the president`s palace in Tbilisi today demanding his resignation exactly five years since his inauguration. The rally was organized by a political party Tetrebi [the Whites] and coalition Ertsulovneba, which unites 50 non-governmental organizations.
Is the ruling coalition Georgian Dream doomed to collapse?! - the question was raised after the statement of the MP from the Republican Party, Levan Berdzenishvili voiced an initiative of running in the local self-government elections separately.
Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia Irakli Gharibashvili and all of his deputies have passed drug tests today. According to the ministry PR department, no drugs were discovered in their blood. Irakli Gharibashvili called on other ministries to pass drug tests too.
A telephone conversation has been arranged between the Chief of Joint Staff of GAF Colonel Irakli Dzneladze and the Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS), Gen. Martin Dempsey. Admiral James G. Stavridis, Commander U.S. European Command and NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe also talked with Colonel Irakli Dzneladze.
Georgian Catholicos Patriarch Ilia II is 80 years old - today His Holiness has birthday. The leader of the Georgian Orthodox Church is conducting a thanksgiving prayer at the Holy Trinity Cathedral together with bishops.