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Drugs worth $3 mln burnt in Georgia

Drugs worth $3 mln burnt in Georgia

The Georgian Interior Ministry has destroyed narcotic and psychotropic drugs worth 9 million GEL ($3 million), confiscated during the investigation of 765 different cases around the country, the ministry reported. The drugs which …

German tourist dies in Georgia's Lagodekhi

German tourist dies in Georgia's Lagodekhi

German tourist drowned in Lagodekhi, a town in Georgia’s Kakheti region, according to the Emergency Management Agency of Georgia's Ministry of Internal Affairs. The man fell into the River Ninoskhevi, near the Gurgeniani …

Two persons open fire on police in Tbilisi

Two persons open fire on police in Tbilisi

Robbery suspects opened fire on police officers during the detention operation outside trading center “Karvasla” in Tbilisi, InterPressNews reports. As InterPressNews was told by the Internal Affairs Ministry, nobody …

Man detained for taking hostage, holding up shop in Tbilisi

Man detained for taking hostage, holding up shop in Tbilisi

Georgian police officers have detained a man for taking a hostage while holding up an Apple product retail store, iPlus, in Tbilisi. Police say that the 33-year-old detainee rushed into the shop located on Pekini Avenue and …

Saakashvili's people try to start revolution in Georgia

Saakashvili's people try to start revolution in Georgia

Demonstrations in Tbilisi have turned into an open confrontation between protesters and Georgian riot police, as a result of which dozens of people were hospitalized. Several thousand demonstrators, together with opposition …

accountant detained in Georgia for stealing more than $814,000

accountant detained in Georgia for stealing more than $814,000

Law enforcers have detained a chief accountant of one of the companies, who, with the use of his post, stole $814,326, according to Georgia's Ministry of Finance. The ministry reported that the individual had an access to the …

Clashes erupt in Pankisi Gorge between residents and police

Clashes erupt in Pankisi Gorge between residents and police

Clashes broke out yesterday in Georgia’s northeastern Pankisi Gorge region between police and residents protesting the construction of a hydropower plant. The protest grew into a serious clash between the civilians and law …

Cow thief caught in Marneuli

Cow thief caught in Marneuli

The law enforcement officers solved the case of cows abduction in Marneuli region (Kvemo Kartli region), the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia reports. A 28-year-old man was detained on suspicion of stealing animals from pasture …

 Russians detained in Tbilisi for online drug trafficking

Russians detained in Tbilisi for online drug trafficking

An online drug trafficking scheme was uncovered and three drug dealers who are the citizens of Russia were detained, according to the Georgian Ministry of Internal Affairs. The ministry revealed that he …

Two bank robbers detained in Tbilisi

Two bank robbers detained in Tbilisi

Georgia's Ministry of Internal Affairs has detained two individuals, both with previous crime records, for burglary, illegal purchase, possession and the use of firearms, illegal deprivation of liberty and attacking policemen during an …

Three people arrested for using counterfeit money in Georgia

Three people arrested for using counterfeit money in Georgia

Georgia's Ministry of Finance’s Investigative Service has detained three men for using counterfeit currency. The Investigative Service discovered that the detained individuals used counterfeit money (200 GEL - $75) at shops in …