The Central Election Commission starts to print the ballots for the runoff elections scheduled for July 12th. The commission has also started to distribute the voter cards, in which the number, polling station and other information is included.
Public Defender of Georgia says any form of aggression or violence towards the court procedures is unacceptable - Ucha Nanuashvili`s statement regarding the developments outside the Tbilisi City Court following the ruling of the court, who sent former mayor Gigi Ugulava to prison, was published on the website of the Ombudsman.
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili called the court`s decision to erder pre-trial detention for suspended mayor of Tbilisi and one of the leaders of UNM opposition political party Gigi Ugilava, "celebration of justice".
"We are following closely the arrest of Mr Gigi Ugulava at Tbilisi airport on 3 July", the statement released by the spokesperson of High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union Catherine Ashton says.
"This is a serious matter for Georgia and the U.S. is following the case closely", U.S. ambassador to Georgia Richard Norland said when commenting on the pre-trial detention of Gigi Ugulava, the chief of the election campaign of UNM opposition political party.
Tbilisi City Court accepted last night prosecution’s motion and ordered pre-trial detention of ex-mayor of Tbilisi and one of the leaders of UNM opposition party, Gigi Ugulava, who was arrested at the Tbilisi airport on July 3.
Only political debates held in its own studio are acceptable for Rustavi 2 Broadcasting Company, - says the letter sent to the United National Movement and Georgian Dream Coalition and their mayoral candidates.
Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Gharibashvili has held with the delegation of Ukraine today. The meeting was attended by the ministers of justice and infrastructure from both sides.