Kbilashvili unveils his plans as prosecutor general
Archil Kbilashvili from the Georgian Dream, which was nominated as the candidate of the prosecutor general of Georgia by the GD leader, Bidzina Ivanishvili, has emphasized the high-profile criminal cases, which will be re-investigated after he assumed the new office. Kbilashvili says the murders of Sandro Girgvliani, Buta Robakidze and the death of late prime minister Zurab Zhvania, are the cases around which the society and their families have many unanswered questions. Kbilashvili also said the case of Vladimer Bedukadze should be also investigated thoroughly. Bedukadze was the former employ of the Gldani prison, where the scandal of prisoners` abuse happened. Bedukadze shot the videos of the torture and released it on internet after having fled Georgia. Archil Kbilashvili has also spoken about the structural reforms of the prosecutor general`s office. He said the prosecutor`s office should no longer be a subordinate body of the ministry of justice and it should become an independent structure.
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.