Father and brother of young Georgian jazzman Beka Gochiashvili were interrogated at the Tbilisi Main Division of the MIA regarding the alleged pressure and insult of the musician during interrogation. Musician was questioned by the investigation regarding the fact of robbery of an apartment a week ago. He complained about pressure and insult in the interview with Rustavi2. Father of the musician confirmed that he attended the process of interrogation of his son, who the officers threatened with destroying his career. Brother of the jazzman has also talked with journalists after the interrogation. He reiterated that the officers threatened with detention and physical abuse unless he did not plead guilty. The two brothers were summoned to the police last week regarding the robbery of an apartment of their acquaintance.
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.