- Mom jailed over refusing son's circumcision makes tough call 2015-05-29 11:56
- Kerry sued over Hillary Clinton’s emails 2015-05-29 09:42
- A Website That Lets You Spy On Millions of People 2015-05-29 02:18
- Social Revolution In Ireland: 62% of Irish Voters Say YES To Gay Marriage 2015-05-29 02:11
- Killer robots will leave humans ‘utterly defenceless’ warns professor 2015-05-29 00:35
- Russian Air Force to Get at Least 50 New Strategic Tu-160 Blackjack Bombers 2015-05-29 00:21
- Chicago cops posed with black suspect wearing deer antlers 2015-05-28 13:40
Opposition: the authorities try to distract people from problems in the country2009-08-13 17:43
"The authorities arranged the meeting of opposition representatives with the MIA on August 12th just to distract the society's attention from the most important topics and to avoid assessment of events of 2008 and the way the Medvedev-Sarkozy agreement is being implemented," said Nino Burjanadze, Democratic Movement-United Georgia leader.gt-en-newsitem-inside
She said she knows a lot of examples of the usage of this method by the authorities - Novosti-Gruzia.
At that meeting the sides reached the agreement in accordance with which materials on detained activists of opposition parties, given by opposition to the Interior Minister, will be thoroughly considered by the Ministry, and specific replies will be given within one week, and opposition leaders will be able to connect MIA leaders 24 hours a day to clear out problematic issues or to get information.
Non-parliamentary opposition was represented by Irakli Alasania, the Our Georgia-Free Democrats leader; Zurab Tkemaladze, the Industry Will Save Georgia party leader; Akaki Asatiani, the Traditionalists' Union head; Konstantin Gamsakhurdia, the Freedom party leader. The parliamentary opposition also attended the meeting and was headed by Levan Vepkhvadze, the Vice Speaker.