Candidate for Georgia`s Interior Minister meets SPD officers
Irakli Garibashvili, the candidate for interior Ministry of the Georgian Dream coalition met with employees of the Security Police Department at the coalition`s office today. He called the officers to stay calm.
The spokesperson of the interior ministry denied today the reports regarding possible dismissal of SPD officers.
Mrs. Salome Makharadze said although the agreement between the mayor`s office and the interior ministry on protection of municipal facilities has been annulled, none of the officers are dismissed from their positions.
Nine persons have been arrested within the investigation launched after finding the scandalous videos of human torture and sexual abuse. The videos were along weapons and drugs in a secret store in Samegrelo last week.
Transparency International Georgia NGO has released a special statement regarding the decision of the Georgian judiciary to free the author of the prisoners` torture videos Vladimer Bedukadze from criminal responsibility completely.
Brother of Mikael Kadiyev, Ramzan Kadiyev says his brother was offered a deal in custody. In the interview with a Georgian newspaper Kvela Siakhle, Ramzan Kadiyev spoke about the details of the offer. Mikael Kadiyev was arrested for preparing a terror attack in Georgia and afterwards was charged with illegal keeping of arms.
The relatives of Iuri Kurtsua have been waiting for his release from the captivity of Russian occupants during past five days. The family says they have even paid a fine for `violating the borders of the occupied Abkhazia Region`.