A support rally for the United National Movement, the ruling party of Georgia was held in the reconstructed castle in the town of Akhaltsikhe in Georgia`s southwestern region today. Prime Minister Vano Merabishvili arrived in the town to meet supporters at the rally which was held within the electoral campaign of the party.
Vano Merabishvili in his speech, spoke about the ruling party`s action plan and stressed significance of healthcare accessibility, the state insurance program and overcoming problems of unemployment and agriculture field in the country.
The PM said at the meeting with locals that 500 new agricultural products processing factories will be brought into operation in teh country soon that would crucially improve the situation in Georgia.
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.