President of Georgia opened a new swimming pool in the sport complex Arena in the city of Rustavi today. 2500 overachiever pupils of Rustavi public school will be able to swim here for free. The children from the vulnerable families will also enjoy privileges.
The swimming pool construction took four months and the project was sponsored with one million GEL from the president`s fund and one million GEL from local budget. The sport complex has 60 employs currently.
Before the opening of the swimming pool, president Saakashvili visited a family type children`s asylum in Rustavi, which operates under the patronage of the government and currently shelters eight children from the poor families. President took all eight children to the swimming pool opening ceremony and put a symbolic capsule in the basement of the Rustavi aqua-park.
Minister of Corrections and Legal Assistance of Georgia, Sozar Subari told Alia newspaper that the video tapes discovered in the secret storage in Samegrelo two days ago, include the footage of sexual abuse of prisoners and not only prisoners.
Russia will begin negotiations with Georgia about resuming air communication with Georgia. Official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Aleksandr Lukashevich said that negotiations on resuming direct flights between the two countries would begin in near future.
Public Defender of Georgia says the Ministry of Internal Affairs has violated the presumption of innocence when they announced after the detention of Mikail Kadiyev that he was organizing a terror attack in Georgia. Finally, Kadiyev was charged with illegal carrying and keeping of arms.
United National Movement is concerned about the fall of the index of economic growth in the country. Giorgi Vashadze of the parliamentary minority says the official data released the State Department of Statistics shows that both import and export were reduced during the past month.