Book about Bidzina Ivanishvili presented by author
`The Truth, which Georgian People Should Know` - this is how political expert Giga Liparteliani entitled his book, which is dedicated to the life and activities of Georgian billionaire and politician Bidzina Ivanishvili. The author of the book presented his book at the Prime Time Press Club today; he said in it he tells about the ties of Bidzina Ivanishvili with criminal bosses in Russia; he also asserts that Bidzina was involved in the murder of the crime boss Otar Kvantrishvili in 1994. Giga Liparteliani, who lived and worked in Russia for many years, says the flow of Russian money to Georgian politics should be stopped. He addressed the president and the parliament to adopt a special law, which would control this process. `The book is based on real facts about the ties of Bidzina Ivanishvili with criminal bosses and about his connection with the assassination of well-known crime boss and bandit Kvantrishvili in 1994,` Liparteliani told reporters today.
Yet another fact of violence on convicts has been reported from the Rustavi N6 prison. The lawyer of a 21 year-old Jemal Kutateladze says his defendant, who is held at the N6 prison of Rustavi, has been brutally beaten up.
Georgian lawmakers will discuss the initiative of the opposition on setting up a parliamentary investigation commission, which will probe into the investigation of the death reasons of a 10-month old baby girl, Barbare Rapaliantsi.
The President of Georgia has held a meeting with the members of the Georgia and Caucasus Friendship Group of the Senate of France today. President Margvelashvili and the chairperson of the Georgia-France Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Group...
One part of the non-governmental organizations operating in Georgia has expressed their concerns regarding numerous reports of violence in prisons, as well as the facts of suicide. Some of the NGOs call for the immediate and effective investigation of the death reasons of a 50 year-old Zurab Sanaia.
Regular flights between Moscow and Tbilisi have been resumed after a six-month pause. Russian Aviation has published a corresponding protocol on its website, which says that the air companies will be able to make flight from Moscow to Tbilisi from September 15th.