Ethnic Georgian kidnapped in Gali, breakaway Abkhazia
An ethnic Georgian has been kidnapped from the Gali district of the breakaway Abkhazia, two days ago. Anatoli Beraia, 51, lives in the village of Tagiloni. The kidnappers gave a phone call to the family of the hostage and demanded $ 50 thousand ransom for his release. The family has already informed Gali militia about the crime. The son of the hostage has been summoned to the militia department for interrogation.
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.