MP Khidasheli accuses minority MPs of inadequate behavior
Member of the parliamentary majority from the Republican Party Tina Khidasheli accuses the colleagues from the minority of inadequate behavior. Khidasheli said the statements of the MPs from the United National Movement, who say they are prepared for collaboration with the investigation at the same time refusing to got to the law enforcer offices for interrogation were inadequate. Meanwhile, Ministry of Internal Affairs releases a statement, which says that the officers do not intend to go to any of the UNM offices for interrogating its members regarding the clash that occurred by the National Library on February 8, neither will they go to the Mayor`s office to interrogate municipal officials. Police have already summoned members of the minority Giorgi Kandelaki, Levan Bezhashvili and Sergo Ratiani. Minister of Corrections and Legal Assistance has also commented on the position of the minority members. Everybody should respect investigation and refusal to go for interrogation and speaking in this manner I think is simply a impudence. All that happened there should be condemned and the guilty will be punished - I promise you as the representative of the government,` Sozar Subari said.
Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Gharibashvili has left for New York to participate in the 69th session of the UN General Assembly and other events. Irakli Gharibashvili will deliver a speech at the Assembly on September 26th.
The officials in the Adjara Region are currently registering the damage inflicted onto the region by the yesterday`s heavy rain and flood. They have already set up a special headquarters, which will monitor the disaster response activities.
Georgian national judo youth team has won the European Judo Team Championship 2014 for the second time in a row. The youth team trained by Gia Gugava participated in the European tournament in Bucharest with the title of Europe`s and world`s champion along with 12 national judo teams under 21.
The United National Movement expresses its concerns about the growth of criminal and the control of the situation by convicts in Georgia`s prisons. MP Irma Nadirashvili introduced the statement of the party to media today.
Georgian wrestlers arranged a rally outside the Ministry of Sports today, where a presidium is held to decide whether the president of the Wrestling Federation will keep the office. The veteran and acting athletes threw eggs to Kurtanidze, who managed to enter the ministry building only with the help of the police.
Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze has attended the 2014 Global Citizen Award Ceremony at the Atlantic Council during her visit to New York. At the fifth annual event, the Global Citizen honorees became Robert De Niro...