A peaceful rally organized by a public movement Identoba [identity], which was dedicated to the International Day Against Homophobia ended with an incident in Tbilisi today.
Over 50 participants of the demonstration were holding posters with their slogans - I Am Gay; Gay is My Friend, Homosexualism if not a disease and etc.
The demonstrators assembled at the Tbilisi concert hall on Melikishvili Street and planned to march towards the freedom Square, but at the Rustaveli Subway Station, they were hindered by the members of the Orthodox Parents` Union and some religious figures, who tried to convince them that such activities were harmful for others. Here the protestors had a clash with the members of the union; police detained three of the protestors, but released them soon.
Yet another group of the Georgian soldiers serving within the American contingent in Afghanistan arrived in Georgia this morning. The 23rd Battalion is the last Georgian unit that has served at the military camp along with other Georgian units who served ...
The Criminal Police Department has arrested a man for illegal purchase-keeping of drug in Tbilisi. As the Ministry of Internal Affairs has reported, the man was previously convicted for different crimes.
The President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly pays official visit to Georgia - Hugh Bayley and the accompanying delegation will hold meetings with the President, Prime Minister, Foreign Minister and Defence Minister of Georgia.