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Records: 21
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DETENTION OF DAVIT TEVZADZE HEAD OF STAFF AT KAKHI KALADZE OFFICE IN SAMTREDIA

Date: 2012-09-26
District: Samtredia , Samtredia
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-09-26 On September 26 Davit Tevzadze- head of staff at Kakhi Kaladze office in Samtredia was arrested. The concrete reasons for his arrest was unknown, but later found out that Tevzadze was sentenced with 166 and 173 articles of Code of Administrative Offences, which refers to the hooliganism and disobedience to lawful demands. Court has sentenced 60 days of administrative detention....

DETENTION OF REPRESENTATIVE OF GEORGIAN DREAM KAKHA JORJOLIANI IN MESTIA

Date: 2012-09-23
District: Mestia , Mestia
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-09-23 On September 23, representative of "Georgian Dream" in the District Election Commission, Kakha Jorjoliani was arrested for hooliganism. The reason for the detention was named Zhorzholiani's verbal dispute with Archil Sophromadze, representative of CEC in the same district commission. The court, which was held in Zugdidi, sentenced Zhorzholiani 40 days of administrative detention....

DETENTION OF SUPPORTERS OF GEORGIAN DREAM ZVIAD SABANADZE, GIORGI JANKANIDZE AND PETRE TAVLIASHVILI IN SHINDISI

Date: 2012-09-23
District: Gori , Shindisi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-09-23 On September 23, activists of Georgian Dream Zviad Sabanadze, Giorgi Jankanidze and Petre Tavliashvili were arrested in village Shindisi. The reason for their arrest was hooliganism and verbal abuse towards Irma Papunashvili. Zviad Sabanadze was sentenced fine in amount of 100 GEL and Giorgi Jankanidze and Petre Tavliashvili 30 days of imprisonment....

DETENTION OF SUPPORTER OF GEORGIAN DREAM MAMUKA JANANASHVILI IN KHOVLE

Date: 2012-09-23
District: Kaspi , Khovle
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-09-23 On September 23, supporter of Georgian Dream Mamuka Jananashvili was arrested in village Khovle by Kaspi district police. Mother of Jananashvili said he was arrested at 6 a.m. in the morning according to 236 article of Criminal Code which means illegal purchase, possession, carrying of gun. But as Jananashvili's mother says her son never had a gun. Jananashvili was released from prison on 25 September after paying bail. Mamuka Jananashvili told ISFED LTO that he quits party activ...

DETENTION OF ACTIVISTS OF GEORGIAN DREAM IN RUSTAVI

Date: 2012-09-22
District: Rustavi , Rustavi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-09-22 On September 22 activists of Coalition "Georgian Dream" in Rustavi, who put up election posters were arrested on the basis of administrative protocol of mayor's office. Arrested activist were Zaza and Tornike Shengelaia, David Darbaidze and Zaza Zurabiani....

ARREST OF SUPPORTER OF GEORGIAN DREAM NOE AKHASHVILI IN BOLNISI

Date: 2012-09-03
District: Bolnisi , Bolnisi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-08-22 On August 22, 2012, members of the coalition Georgian Dream held an assembly outside Bolnisi court to protest detention of their supporter Noe Akhashvili. The trial was held on August 22, 2012. Akhashvili was sentenced to 85-day imprisonment as he was found guilty of offence envisaged by Articles 166 and 173 of the Code of Administrative Offences. Supporters of the coalition Georgian Dream believe that the fact had to do with political activities of Novik Akhashvili....

DETENTION OF KAKHABER MUMLADZE IN RUSTAVI

Date: 2012-09-03
District: Rustavi , Rustavi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-08-19 On August 19, 2012, lawyer Kakha Mumladze was attending an assembly held by the coalition Georgian Dream. After the rain started falling, Kakhaber Mumladze and his friend went in the restraurant El Depo at Shartava Square. Later three young men entered the restraurant. One of them, Azar Mamedov was wearing the UNM’s agitation shirt. In an interview with The ISFED’s LTO, Kakha Mumladze’s lawyer Irakli Gabrichidze said that Azar Mamedov was acting in an aggressive manner, rudely telling...

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DETENTION OF ACTIVIST OF GEORGIAN DREAM IN KHONI

Date: 2012-09-03
District: Khoni , Khoni
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-08-21 On August 21, 2012, two activists of the coalition Georgian Dream – Soso Sulava and Koba Kublashvili visited Roman Liparteliani, director of Khoni Municipality Cemetary Logistical Service, Roman Liparteliani, recalled him from his office and demanded that he stop intimidating voters. The same day, Roman Soso Sulava and Koba Kublashvili were detained on charges of petty hooliganism under Article 166 of the Code of Administrative Offences, based on the application filed by Roin Lipart...

DETENTION OF GEORGIAN DREAM ACTIVIST, GIORGI CHINCHARAULI, IN GAMARJVEBA

Date: 2012-08-13
District: Dedoplistskaro , Gamarjveba
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-08-13 On August 6 2012, Giorgi Chincharauli, resident of Gamarjveba village and activist of Coalition Georgian Dream, was arrested in Dedoplistskaro. He told an ISFED long-term observer that he came to Dedoplistskaro for his business when he was approached by law enforcement officers who took him to Sighnaghi Isolator for no apparent reason. As Giorgi Chincharauli said, he was not told why he was arrested and he was denied the right to a phone call. A few hours later, Giorgi Chincharauli w...

INCIDENT AMONG MEMBERS OF YOUTH WING OF COALITION GEORGIAN DREAM IN SHUAKHEVI

Date: 2012-08-07
District: Shuakhevi , Shuakhevi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-08-05 Giorgi Khurtsidze was arrested the following day, on August 5 in Batumi. The very same day member of the youth group Giorgi Oboladze was also detained in Tkibuli, Dato Kublashvili – in Tbilisi. According to the detainees’ lawyer, Irakli Shavadze, all three of them were questioned as witnesses in relation to a case involving theft and illegal deprivation of liberty, and released soon after the questioning....

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Date: 2012-07-17
District: Tbilisi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

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INTIMIDATION FROM POLICE AGAINST MEMBERS OF GEORGIAN DREAM IN LAGODEKHI

Date: 2012-07-13
District: Lagodekhi , Lagodekhi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-07-13 On June 29, 2012, at 8 am, the following members of the coalition Georgian Dream’s district organization in Lagodekhi were visited by unidentified individuals in their homes and taken away: Gogita Kevlishili, Slava Metreveli and Giorgi Jajanidze. Later, Nutsa Papava, the leader of the coalition Georgian Dream’s district organization in Lagodekhi and other members of the organization found out that Kevlishvili, Jajanidze and Metreveli had been taken to the local drug testing center in ...

INCIDENT IN VILLAGE DOESI

Date: 2012-07-13
District: Kaspi , Doesi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest, Hindering carrying a campaign

2012-07-13 On June 23, 2012, citizens of the village Doesi assembled in the center of the village, requesting improvement of irrigation water supply. Suddenly they were approached by 5-6 young men that included the nephew of the village governor Giorgi Khorbaladze along with his peers who started telling the assembly participants that they had been “subordinated by Putin”. It was followed by a clash between them and the agitated participants. Khatuna Tatanashvili of Doesi, head of the district o...

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POLITICAL ARREST OF GEORGIAN DREAM ACTIVISTS AFTER INCIDENT IN MERETI

Date: 2012-07-13
District: Gori , Mereti
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest, Physical attack

2012-07-13 On June 26, 2012, representatives of the coalition Georgian Dream were holding a meeting together with Bidzina Ivanishvili and Irakli Alasania in the village of Mereti, which was attended by supporters and opponents of the coalition. The meeting was followed by a clash that resulted in seven representatives of the coalition Georgian Dream sustaining bodily injuries. Two of them checked in at Gori Hospital with grave bodily injuries. Following the incident, on June 27, 2012, Gori Distr...

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POLITICAL ARREST OF A GEORGIAN DREAM ACTIVIST GIA POPIASHVILI IN GAMARJVEBA

Date: 2012-07-13
District: Dedoplistskaro , Gamarjveba
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-07-13 On June 10, 2012, law enforcement officers detained activist of the Georgian Dream, Gia Popiashvili, of the village of Gamarjveba. It is noteworthy that Gia Popiashvili provided transportation for supporters of the coalition Georgian Dream with a minibus for the meeting held by the coalition with local citizens on May 27 and June 2 in Dedoplistskaro. Trial was scheduled immediately after Popiashvili’s detention. The court sentenced him to 10 days of imprisonment and his vehicle was se...

POLITICAL ARREST OF GEORGIAN DREAM ACTIVIST GIA POPIASHVILI IN GURJAANI

Date: 2012-06-10
District: Gurjaani , Gamarjveba
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-06-10 On June 10, 2012, an activist of Georgian Dream and resident of the village Gamarjveba, Gia Popiashvili, was arrested. It's noteworthy that he transported citizens by mini-bus to the Georgian Dream rally on May 27 and to the Georgian Dream gathering with citizens in Dedoplistskaro on June 2....

ARREST OF KAKHA MIKAIA – A MEMBER OF ZURGDIDI REGIONAL UNIT OF “FREE DEMOCRATS”.

Date: 2012-03-27
District: Zugdidi
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-03-27 Kakha Mikaia was charged with minor hooliganism and was sentenced ten days of administrative detention. Mikaia is an active political figure in Zugdidi and such facts occurs to him rather often. After one of the hearings of Sergo Chachibaia case Mikaia was holding a march along with other activists saying in megaphone: “No to Akhalaia’s Court” when police officers arrested and charged him with petty hooliganism....

ARREST OF ELGUJA MAKHARASHVILI, AKAKI ELIASHVILI AND JABA ELIASHVILI –ACTIVISTS OF THE POLITICAL UNION “FREE DEMOCRATS”

Date: 2012-02-17
District: Gori
Incident Category: Intimidation, Political arrest

2012-07-13 Elguja Makharashvili, Akaki Eliashvili and Jaba Eliashvili –activists of the political union “Free Democrats” were arrested....