The persons tried and convicted for alleged participation in the Mukhrovani 2009 mutiny plan to appeal to the office of the prosecutor`s office today. Former military officials, Koba Otanadze, Koba Kobaladze and the sister of Gia Krialashvili, the victim of Mukhrovani mutiny, the leaders of the United National Movement should be interrogated to find the truth in the controversial case of so-called Mukhrovani mutiny. The issue became topical two days ago after a video was released on internet - in it former officials were planning special operation against the mutineers in Mukhrovani, where former interior minister Vano Merabishvili instructed the others to bring two corpses to him, that he needs two corpses and the bonuses on salaries will be very high. Former military officials, who spent four years in prison and were released only after the change of the government, say there was no mutiny but a performance of the government to cause terror and fear in the society. The demand reinvestigation of Mukhrovani case.
Russian helicopters have violated Georgian airspace - several helicopters flew over the Georgian controlled territory from the occupied Tskhinvali Region yesterday and from the occupied Abkhazia today.
President of Georgia paid tribute to the memory of Georgian national hero, Zhiuli Shartava on his 70th anniversary. Giorgi Margvelashvili announced at the memorial today that by commemorating Zhiuli Shartava, he was also paying tribute to all, who fell in the tragedy of Abkhazia.
Today the first National Hero of independent Georgia – Zhiuli Shartava would become 70 years old. Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili together with Defence Minister Irakli Alasania, other members of Georgian Government and MPs paid a tribute to the memory of Zhiuli Shartava at Saburtalo Pantheon.
Two tourists were killed, two others are missing and only one of the crew survived in an avalanche in Ushguli. The survived tourist contacted the rescue service for help in Ushguli. Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia has already confirmed the report about the death of tourists.
Interpol is considering the request of the Ukraine`s government to issue an arrest warrant for ousted president Viktor Yanukovych. The international organization has received an official letter from the Ukraine`s government and will publish the order warrant on its website soon.