Central Election Commission has registered ten parties out of the 34, which submitted necessary documents to the commission for participation in the October parliamentary elections. The parties, which have representatives in the parliament currently, have deadline for submitting documents to the CRC until August 5. Christian Democratic Party plans to undergo registration at the CEC today. As for the list of the single-mandate MP candidates and the party lists, they should be submitted to the CEC until September 1.
Locals of the village of Ghurta of Khulo district of Adjara Region are expected to hold a large-scale protest rally. They are urging government to investigate the incident which took place in the village on March 8, 2014.
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.