The Prosecutor’s office called the riots in Tbilisi coup attempt

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The attempted coup to seize power. The Prosecutor’s office revealed details of the investigation surrounding the events in the night from 20 to 21 June in the centre of Tbilisi, reports channel “MIR 24”.

According to the materials of the riots in the square in front of Parliament was a planned action to storm Parliament and overthrow the state power.

“The investigation established that in the first phase of the plan was the capture of the Parliament against the backdrop of unrest in Tbilisi, and then – unconstitutional actions in the regions of Georgia. We interviewed hundreds of witnesses, studied the documentary materials. In the near future will be charged with specific individuals,” said Prosecutor Koka Katsitadze, the.

Riots in the center of Tbilisi on the night from 20 to 21 June was foiled by the actions of the special forces. As a result of dispersal of demonstrators injured more than 200 people. Among them, the police. The opposition accuses the Minister of internal Affairs George Gakharia in excessive force during the crackdown and calls for his resignation. On Rustaveli Avenue nightly demonstrations.