Photographer of Georgian Foreign Ministry announced a hunger strike
One of photographers detained today - photographer of Georgian Foreign Ministry George Abdaladze - announced a hunger strike. This was announced by his lawyer Ramaz Chinchaladze. As the "Georgia-News" reported, he was suspected in the transmission of information to organization acting under the cover of security services of one of the foreign states.
"George Abdaladze decided to resort to extreme forms of protest - hunger strike. He is shocked by the fact that he was detained because he can not understand why it happened" - said Chinchaladze.
The other detainee also denies his guilt - a representative of the European photo agency in Georgia Zurab Kurtsikidze.
Also representative of Kurtsikidze The does not recognize his guilt and expresses indignation at the fact of his arrest, according to his lawyer Nino Andriashvili.
"He does not understand what is going on around him. Kurtsikidze believes that his activity were open" - said his lawyer Nino Andriashvili.
She added that the lawyers want to go to the court to select bail as the form of preventive measure for their client.
"But the article is so oppressive, that we are not sure that this petition will be satisfied" - added Andriashvili.