One of Three Detained Demonstrators Hospitalized

One of the persons detained for group violence against police during the June 20 rally has been hospitalized.

Reportedly, he fainted during the questioning.

Other detainees have already been charged.

Three more individuals have been detained for group violence against police during the June 20 rally, the Georgian Interior Ministry reported on Wednesday.

According to the Ministry, the detainees were verbally and physically attacking police, while trying to forcefully enter the Parliament building.

According to the Interior Ministry, a total of 12 persons, including MP Nikanor Melia, have been charged with organizing, heading and participating in group violence outside the Parliament building in Tbilisi on June 20-21.

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By Ana Dumbadze 

18 July 2019 12:03