Construction of a new tourist complex began in Racha
Construction of a new tourist complex began in Racha today. Hotel and its infrastructure will be arranged at the Shaori Lake, Ambrolauri municipality. President Saakashvili attended the beginning of the construction today and even put a symbolic capsule in the basement. President also addressed the crowd about the prospects of the development of tourist zone in Racha. `I promise that construction of at least 3-4 hotels will begin here next year. It means that Shaori will work with full power,` president said and added that the main goal of these projects is to reduce poverty, unemployment and other social problems in the region.
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.
Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia Irakli Gharibashvili is meeting with foreign diplomats in order to introduce the details of the video archive, which includes the footage of the human torture and sexual abuse.
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.