Russian opposition has drafted a strategy of vote for its supporters at the presidential elections. Party Yabloko calls on its supporters to cross out all candidates in the ballot. Writer Boris Akunin, who is intensively involved in the opposition protests, has supported this idea. The second strategy of the opposition is to vote for Mikheil Prokhorov, however, Akunin believes the billionaire has the least chance to win the election, therefore, voting for him will be useless. Russia`s most well-known political prisoner Mikhail Khodorkosvky has also called on the opposition to go to polling stations. In an article published in the New York Times, Khodorkovsky said those who want changes in the country, should obstruct to the victory of Putin by making a right choice.
The representatives of the Joint Staff of Georgian Armed Forces pay visit to Afghanistan. Under the decision of Minister of Defence of Georgia, Deputy Chief of the JS COL Lasha Beridze, Head of Military Police Department Kakha Chikhradze, Commander of Eastern Operative Grouping LTC Grigol Chelidze and Chief of the Staff of Engineer Brigade of Western Operative Grouping LTC Gocha Shavgulidze arrived in Afghanistan.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia says the government will ignore any provocation by the Russian side and use only diplomatic and peaceful measures to suspend the process of installation of new fences and expansion of occupation boundary line along the occupied territories of Georgia.
The National Security Council will assemble at 18:00 today at the president`s palace. It has been already reported that the Prime Minister of Georgia will not be attending the sitting. Bidzina Ivanishvili defined the reason of his decision saying the issues on the agenda of the council are not interesting for him.
Office of the Prime Minister of Georgia has published a special statement in response to the offer of the president of Georgia to hold a Security Council session for discussing the possible threats after the revengeful videos released on internet on behalf of Taliban and after the killing of Georgian soldiers in Afghanistan.
Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia says the investigation on the release of videos on behalf of the Talibs on internet, in which Georgia is threatened for its participation in the ISAF mission, is still in progress.
President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili has announced his decision to summon yet another session of the National Security Council, where the assault on Georgian military base in Afghanistan, release of threatening videos on internet...