Traffic restrictions have been imposed on Rikoti Pass due to heavy snow - the movement is allowed only with wheel chains for light vehicles. The movement has been forbidden for trailers and half-trailers on Chumateleti-Khunevi section of the highway. Only wheel chain movement is allowed on Mleta-Kobi section of the main military motorway. As for the Kobi-Gudauri directions, the transport will move through anti-avalanche tunnels. For trucks and busses the movement will be allowed only on one direction. On other sections of the main roads the movement is free.
The failure of the international community to punish Russia for its 2008 invasion of Georgia has let Moscow think it can get away with seizing Ukraine`s Crimea region, Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said in his interview with AFP.
The European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg this Spring will announce its ruling in a case Georgia has lodged against Russia concerning the deportation of Georgian citizens from Russia in 2006, Goergia`s Justice Minister Thea Tsulukiani said.