American Senators are expected in Tbilisi today - John McCain, John Lieberman and Lindsey Graham will arrive in Georgia today to get familiarized with the political processes prior to the parliamentary elections. The influential senators will meet with the members of the government and visit the regions of Georgia.
Georgian politicians have already assessed the visit as very important, because it demonstrates great interest of the U.S. governments towards the processes in Georgia.
The issues of elections, political situation in general and the situation in the occupied regions of Abkhazia and Tskhinvali are on the agenda of the meetings of American Senators.
Minister of Corrections and Legal Assistance of Georgia, Sozar Subari told Alia newspaper that the video tapes discovered in the secret storage in Samegrelo two days ago, include the footage of sexual abuse of prisoners and not only prisoners.
Russia will begin negotiations with Georgia about resuming air communication with Georgia. Official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Aleksandr Lukashevich said that negotiations on resuming direct flights between the two countries would begin in near future.
Public Defender of Georgia says the Ministry of Internal Affairs has violated the presumption of innocence when they announced after the detention of Mikail Kadiyev that he was organizing a terror attack in Georgia. Finally, Kadiyev was charged with illegal carrying and keeping of arms.
United National Movement is concerned about the fall of the index of economic growth in the country. Giorgi Vashadze of the parliamentary minority says the official data released the State Department of Statistics shows that both import and export were reduced during the past month.