Police have arrested a person accused of the armed assault on Georgian writer Mamuka Kherkheulidze. The incident occurred on May 14. The suspect, Giorgi N. shot at Kherkheulidze as he went out of his house in Vake district. Kherkheulidze was wounded in his legs. He was hospitalized immediately. Currently, his health state is satisfactory. According to the police, Mamuka Kherkheulidze had a pistol gun registered on his name licensed for keeping not for carrying. Therefore, the police seized the pistol gun as evidence in a new case, which was built up on the charges of illegal carrying of arms.
The separatists in Ukraine have launched a counter-offensive - reports say that the town of Novoazovsk on the Sea of Azov has been captured by the rebels and they are now heading towards the port of Mariupol, which has been peaceful so far after being regained by the Ukraine`s forces two months ago.
Abkhazian puppet regime and Russia will sign mutual assistance agreement by the end of the year - the so-called president of the Abkhazian puppet regime, Raul Khajimba and Russian president Vladimir Putin agreed at the meeting held in the Kremlin yesterday.
Georgia`s former president Mikheil Saakashvili has posted on his official page on facebook regarding the recent developments in Ukraine. Saakashvili says that the conflict on the Ukrainian land is not a separatist conflict, but a Russian invasion and a war.
The Minister of Health and Social Care of Georgia, Davit Sergeenko pays a working visit to Ukraine together with a team of doctors aiming at providing assistance to their Ukrainian colleagues in treating the injured and wounded people in the battles against separatists.
Prime Minister of Georgia will chair the governmental delegation, which will leave for Turkey today to attend the inaugural ceremony of the president-elect of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoghan. Over fifty delegations have been invited to the ceremony, which will be held in the capital city of Ankara.