Rehabilitation project of Bagrati Cathedral discussed in Culture Ministry
Discussions over the rehabilitation project of Bagrati Cathedral, the 11th-century cathedral church in the city of Kutaisi in Western Georgia were held in the Ministry of Culture today. Along with Culture Minister Nikoloz Rurua, the head of the cultural heritage national agency Nikoloz Vacheishvili and Italian restorer, author of significant UNESCO projects Andrea Bruno also attended the meeting.
Art critics, rhetoricians and writers also participated in the discussion.
The talks are going on with participation of representatives of the Georgian Patriarchate.
"All is done in accordance with the criteria required by the practice carried out on the world heritage monuments, and on the other hand by the requirements and advises the UNICCO gave us;
"I`d like to underline that the absolutely amateur false photos are fake. This is an attempt to torpedo the remarkable project", the culture minister said.