Prime Minister Claims No Rubber Bullets Were Used

The protests that began yesterday escalated during the night, as a consequence, two people lost an eye and dozens of others were injured and hospitalized.

While many local media sources claimed that police deployed tear gas, rubber bullets, and a water cannon during the clashes, Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze declared that no rubber bullets had been used. He accused the media creating a disinformation campaign and said that his political party would never used such weapons. He said that he was ready to fight for more democracy and against such disinformation.  


By Gabrielle Colchen

Photo Source: Daily Sabah

21 June 2019 16:55