Georgians may be lifted capital charge in Malaysia
Two Georgian nationals Babutsa Gordadze and Darejan Kokhtashvili may be lifted the capital charges - new details have emerged in the case of two Georgians who were arrested in Malaysia with the charges of drug transit.
The lawyer of the defendants says the bag, in which the law enforcers found large amount of amphetamine drug; they did not carry with them while travelling to the country. Reportedly, the received it by parcel from Qatar. Lawyer says it is a very important factor in the case, which should be considered by the Malaysian court.
Ex-minister of health and currently the president`s representative to Kakheti Region, Zurab Chiaberashvili has been released from the Kutaisi N2 prison after his family paid 20,000 GEL bail according to the ruling of the Kutaisi city court announced late last night.
The officers of VII unit of Old Tbilisi Police Division of the Ministry of Internal Affairs pressed charges against representatives of Orthodox clergy: archimandrite of Sameba cathedral church, father Anthimoz (Tamaz) Bichinashvili and monk from "Ioane and Tornike Eristavi convent"
Two demonstrations are held in Kutaisi simultaneously. The supporters of the United National Movement assembled at the insulator, where Vano Merabishvili and Zurab Chiaberashvili are currently held after detention and demanded their release.
Detective searched up the houses of UNM Secretary General Vano Merabishvili and the president`s representative to the Kakheti Region Zurab Chiaberashvili last night. They found and took away 54,000 EURO, 33,000 dollar and 29,000 GEL in the apartment of Merabishvili on Petriashvili Street, Tbilisi.
West Georgia`s District Prosecutor`s Office has arrested the secretary general of the United National movement Vano Merabishvili and the president`s representative to the Kakheti Region Zurab Chiaberashvili.