It took five hours to law enforcers to introduce the charges to lawyer Giorgi Oniani, who was arrested two days ago in his apartment. The procedure took place in the Moduli office of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. The Tbilisi City Court is expected to discuss the preventive measure against the defendant later today. The lawyer is accused of misuse of authority, illegal confinement of a person and evidence forgery. The charges refer to the period, when Giorgi Oniani worked as the deputy chief of the Gldani-Nadzaladevi police department. Yesterday, Oniani announced that he was going on hunger strike in protest, accusing the government of political persecution. The representatives of the Ombudsman`s office met with the arrested lawyer yesterday, while his supporters rallied outside the Moduli office last night.
The President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili is prepared to meet with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. As the head of the state has said, however, no preparatory works for this meeting have been yet done, neither is the meeting on the agenda.
Reinforced Platoon of the 13th Battalion of I Infantry Brigade of GAF returned to homeland from Afghanistan. Military servicemen of “Shavnabada” battalion had been carrying out ISAF international mission under the U.S. Command on the base “Phoenix” for 8 months.
The President of Georgia has held meeting with the Head of the NATO Liaison Office in Georgia, NATO/PFP Liaison Officer in South Caucasus, Mr.William Lahue. The parties discussed Georgia`s prospects for NATO integration, also the regional security issues amid the crisis in Ukraine.
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Prime Minister of Georgia today chaired the meeting of the political council of the Georgian Dream ruling coalition. The meeting was attended by the majority MPs and the members of the cabinet and it was dedicated to the discussion of the upcoming local ...
Ukraine`s government has released the photos, which they say prove that the faces seen on the pictures are the same as seen in the footages in Georgia in 2008. Ukrainian authorities say these materials prove that the crisis and provocations in Ukraine`s eastern regions are organized and controlled by the Russian special services.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs warns the citizens of Georgia to be careful about accepting the citizenship of the Russian Federation. First Deputy Minister Davit Zalkaliani has commented on the reports about simplification of the procedures for granting Russian citizenships to the citizens of the former Soviet Republics.