Kobi-Gudauri road section is in danger of avalanche
Kobi-Gudauri section of the Tbilisi-Larsi motorway is still in danger of avalanche - road brigades have suspended road cleaning works due to bad weather. Sada Gorge is completely isolated from the rest of the region; however, one-side movement is open towards Barisakho and Pshavi regions. Thirty villages of the Dusheti region have been also isolated by deep snow, which has damaged electricity network leaving the area in blackout. Traffic movement is also blocked up in Dusheti town. Road cleaning vehicles fail to reach the disaster area to clean up roads. Traffic was halted from Stefantsminda to Larsi border-point too. Weather forecast says it will stop to snow later today, however, temperature will continue to fall by the end of the week.
Nine persons have been arrested within the investigation launched after finding the scandalous videos of human torture and sexual abuse. The videos were along weapons and drugs in a secret store in Samegrelo last week.
Transparency International Georgia NGO has released a special statement regarding the decision of the Georgian judiciary to free the author of the prisoners` torture videos Vladimer Bedukadze from criminal responsibility completely.
Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia Irakli Gharibashvili is meeting with foreign diplomats in order to introduce the details of the video archive, which includes the footage of the human torture and sexual abuse.
Brother of Mikael Kadiyev, Ramzan Kadiyev says his brother was offered a deal in custody. In the interview with a Georgian newspaper Kvela Siakhle, Ramzan Kadiyev spoke about the details of the offer. Mikael Kadiyev was arrested for preparing a terror attack in Georgia and afterwards was charged with illegal keeping of arms.