Health Care Minister visited a family in Tskaltubo
Minister of Health and Social Care of Georgia visited a seven-member family of Levidzes in the village of Kvitiri, Tskaltubo district today. Zurab Chiaberashvili handed over state insurance policies. Four members of the family will be provided medical insurance service from September. The family has two pensioners, one student and one child under the age of fine. Minister explained the terms of the insurance service to them, spoke about the meaning of the insurance service and the growth of the number of the insured. Minister also visited a multi-profile medical center in Tskaltubo, where he met with the staff of the clinic.
Russian helicopters have violated Georgian airspace - several helicopters flew over the Georgian controlled territory from the occupied Tskhinvali Region yesterday and from the occupied Abkhazia today.
President of Georgia paid tribute to the memory of Georgian national hero, Zhiuli Shartava on his 70th anniversary. Giorgi Margvelashvili announced at the memorial today that by commemorating Zhiuli Shartava, he was also paying tribute to all, who fell in the tragedy of Abkhazia.
Today the first National Hero of independent Georgia – Zhiuli Shartava would become 70 years old. Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili together with Defence Minister Irakli Alasania, other members of Georgian Government and MPs paid a tribute to the memory of Zhiuli Shartava at Saburtalo Pantheon.
Two tourists were killed, two others are missing and only one of the crew survived in an avalanche in Ushguli. The survived tourist contacted the rescue service for help in Ushguli. Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia has already confirmed the report about the death of tourists.
Interpol is considering the request of the Ukraine`s government to issue an arrest warrant for ousted president Viktor Yanukovych. The international organization has received an official letter from the Ukraine`s government and will publish the order warrant on its website soon.