- 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
12 Georgians released from Tskhinval prison2013-05-08 12:54
As a result of negotiations between the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia, members of the EU Monitoring Mission and representatives of the South Ossetian side the citizens of Georgia detained at the administrative boundaries of South Ossetia were released, the Tbilisi Week reports.gt-en-newsitem-inside
According to the Georgian Interior Ministry, the negotiations were conducted via a "hot line". The authorities of Tskhinval released 12 detained citizens of Georgia.
As recalled by the Caucasian Knot, on May 1-4, at the border between South Ossetia and Georgia there were arrested 22 residents of the village of Korbouli, Sachkhere district, and villagers of Khvani and Goira.
So far 17 of them were released, including five minors.
In April this year, the authorities of Tskhinval also released three Georgian citizens detained for illegal crossing the border. Earlier in the month, the South Ossetian authorities transferred to the Georgian side six residents of the Georgian villages.