Ivanishvili introduced majoritarian MP candidate to voters in Zugdidi
Leader of the Georgian Dream coalition, Bidzina Ivanishvili arrived in Zugdidi city today and introduced their majoritarian candidate to Zugdidi, Irakli Alasania to their supporters. Ivanishvili went to the house of Irakli Alasania, where the two leaders met with the crowd.
Ivanishvili said the voters in Zugdidi had a candidate, of which they should be proud. Alasania himself thanked the crowd for their support.
Today`s meeting did not end with an incident. A woman accused the ally of Ivanishvili of insult of the residents of Samegrelo. She recollected the article published in the Alia newspaper by Ivanishvili`s supporter Gia Burjanadze, who called the residents of Samegrelo `degraded Megrelians`.
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.