Protests in Georgia: six people went on hunger strike

PHOTO : MIR / Mikhail Robakidze


In Georgia there is a new speaker of Parliament. He became the leader of the ruling party, Archil Talakvadze. Previous – Irakli Kobakhidze – resigned amid protests. However, the meetings do not stop, the correspondent of “MIR 24” Mikhail Robakidze.

On Rustaveli Avenue in downtown Tbilisi on the square in front of Parliament in the coming hours will begin the protest of the youth. This pulled together by the students. As the organizers, the action will bring together several thousand people.

Earlier six people were on a hunger strike until then, until it is satisfied the main demand is the resignation of the Minister of internal Affairs George Gakharia.

Протесты в Грузии: шесть человек объявили голодовку

It is the protesters who are in front of the Parliament for the sixth day, accused in the brutal dispersal of the rally on the night of 21 June. Then for medical aid has addressed about 400 people, about 60 are still in different hospitals of Tbilisi, four people lost their vision.