Media representatives are holding a rally in front of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Journalists and activists are gathered in front of the Ministry building, demanding the punishment of the participants in the July 5 violence and the resignation of the Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Garibashvili.
Protesters arrived at the Ministry with pictures of the deceased cameraman, Lekso Lashkarava, stating they would not stop protesting until their demands are fulfilled. Politicians and activists came to the rally also.
The cameraman of TV Pirveli, Lekso Lashkarava, who was beaten by opponents of Tbilisi Pride on July 5 while performing his duties, has passed away.
By Ketevan Skhirtladze