Former chief of the PR department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs Guram Donadze was interrogated during ten hours last night. Donadze was summoned to the prosecutor`s office within the investigation of the murder of Buta Robakidze, which occurred in 2004. Donadze is accused of misuse of his authority and forging evidences.
Donadze`s attorneys were also attending the interrogation. Donadze denies charges as well as the allegations by several other witnesses and plans to prove his innocence after collecting all evidences and other video materials about the murder.
`I had answers almost on all questions I could recollect around the case. I can`t speak about new allegations yet as the investigation is still in progress. Many allegations were voiced against me and I expect more allegations in the future, but I call on everybody to present evidences and videos at the court,` Guram Donadze said after the interrogation.
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.