Two from Georgian NGOs to attend NATO Chicago Summit
Two members of Georgian non-governmental organizations were selected by the NATO special jury to attend the Chicago Summit. Nato Bachiashvili, the member of the International Center of Geopolitical Surveys and Giorgi Gamkrelidze, the representatives of the New Generation, New Initiative NGO will attend all sessions and all press conferences in Chicago. NATO jury selected twenty young people from around the world and two of them are Georgians. They submitted video ads on peace and security issues to the jury.
The Investigation Service of the Ministry of Finance has begun inspection at the municipal company The City of Lights, which works on lighting systems in the capital. The inspectors took away all financial documents from the company.
Majority MPs will try to overcome the vetoed draft amendments to the Law on General Courts today. Lawmakers say they need 89 votes to nullify the president`s veto, however, they say the will gain the support of 89 MPs without problems.
State Security Secretary Giga Bokeria says the investigation launched by law enforcers on the work of his office is groundless and they are tied with the statements made by the Prime Minister of Georgia earlier.
Giorgi Baramidze may raise his candidacy in the primaries of the United National Movement before the presidential elections - the members of the UNM have confirmed that Baramidze has already expressed his desire to race with the colleagues in the primaries.
Former security minister of Shevardnadze`s government, Valeri Khaburdzania is in Georgia. Khaburdzania gave interview to journalists in the Tbilisi airport after his arrival from Moscow to Tbilisi this morning.
Minister of Justice of Georgia has published an open letter to Chairperson of the Supreme Court of Georgia Konstantine Kublashvili. Justice Minister says in the address that the president`s veto will not be able to prevent the parliament from adopting the law General Courts.
Minister of Justice of Georgia Tea Tsulukiani says she will dismiss the members of the Supreme Council of Justice. Tsulukiani reviewed the process of reforming the judiciary system in the interview with Maestro TV political talk-show and called on the judges to launch election campaign for becoming the members the council.