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Filter Election related violations with presented categories

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Records: 23
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OBSTRUCTION ON MEDIA ACTIVITIES

Date: 2020-09-09
District: Akhmeta
Incident Category: Intimidation , Other cases of intimidation

2020-09-09 ...

OBSTRUCTION OF MEDIA ACTIVITIES

Date: 2020-09-09
District: Kobuleti
Incident Category: Intimidation , Other cases of intimidation

2020-09-09 ...

POSSIBLE POLITICAL DISMISSAL FROM A WORKPLACE

Date: 2020-09-09
District: Ninotsminda
Incident Category: Intimidation , Dismissal from work

2020-09-09 ...

POSSIBLE POLITICAL DISMISSAL FROM A WORKPLACE

Date: 2020-09-09
District: Gori
Incident Category: Intimidation , Dismissal from work

2020-09-09 ...

POSSIBLE POLITICAL DISMISSAL FROM A WORKPLACE

Date: 2020-09-08
District: Khulo
Incident Category: Intimidation , Dismissal from work

2020-09-08 ...

POSSIBLY POLITICALLY MOTIVATED PHYSICAL ATTACK

Date: 2020-09-08
District: Didube
Incident Category: Intimidation , Physical attack

2020-09-08 ...

POSSIBLE FACTS OF POLITICAL INTIMIDATION/HARASSMENT

Date: 2020-09-08
District: Zugdidi
Incident Category: Intimidation , Threatening

2020-09-08 ...

POSSIBLE FACTS OF POLITICAL INTIMIDATION/HARASSMENT

Date: 2020-09-08
District: Tianeti
Incident Category: Intimidation , Threatening

2020-09-08 ...

POSSIBLE FACT OF POLITICAL INTIMIDATION/HARASSMENT

Date: 2020-09-08
District: Telavi , Village Karajala
Incident Category: Intimidation , Threatening

2020-09-08 ...

POSSIBLE FACTS OF POLITICAL INTIMIDATION/HARASSMENT

Date: 2020-09-08
District: Akhalqalaqi
Incident Category: Intimidation , Threatening

2020-09-08 ...

DISMISSALS BASED ON POSSIBLE POLITICAL MOTIVE

Date: 2020-08-19
District: Martvili , Veditkari, Tamakoni, Inchxuri, Onoghi
Incident Category: Intimidation , Dismissal from work

2020-06-24 In Martvili, employment contract of mayoral representatives in several villages was not extended based on alleged political motive. According to received information, it is planned to replace these representatives with more experienced individuals ahead of the elections. Martvili mayor said that according to amendments made to the Law on Civil Service on 18 February 2020, mayoral representatives and other individuals became employees that are hired on the basis of administrative ...

DISMISSALS BASED ON POSSIBLE POLITICAL MOTIVE

Date: 2020-08-05
District: Chiatura , Zodi, Khvashiti, Tsirkvali and Nigozeti territorial entities
Incident Category: Intimidation , Dismissal from work

2020-08-05 ISFED observer found out that employment contracts for mayoral representatives in territorial units of Zodi, Khvashiti, Tsirkvali and Nigozeti (Chiatura Municipality) were not extended. According to public information provided by Chiatura Municipality Mayor’s Office, over the last three months staff changes took place in 6 out of 16 administrative units. The Mayor’s Office refused to provide any additional information about these changes, citing the Law of Georgia on Protection of...

DISMISSALS BASED ON POSSIBLE POLITICAL MOTIVE

Date: 2020-08-01
District: Zugdidi , Chitatskari, Jikhashkari, Tsvane, Kakhati, Akhalkakhati, Grigolishi, Shamgona and Anaklia
Incident Category: Intimidation , Dismissal from work

2020-08-01 Contracts for mayoral representatives in Zugdidi Municipality were not extended. Zugdidi Mayor representative told ISFED that in administrative units of Chitatskari, Jikhashkari, Tsvane, Kakhati, Akhalkakhati, Grigolishi, Shamgona and Anaklia, administrative contracts for mayoral representatives were not renewed upon expiration on August 1. They were notified about it 1 month prior. Head of Lelo for Georgia organization in Zugdidi believes that the mayoral representatives were pri...

INTIMIDATION/HARASSMENT BASED ON ALLEGED POLITICAL MOTIVE

Date: 2020-07-30
District: Kobuleti , Kobuleti
Incident Category: Intimidation , Threatening

2020-07-30 On July 30, a rally concerning the problem of drinking water in Khetsubani, Mukhaestate and Buknari was held outside Kobuleti City Hall. According to the rally organizer, Elene Chkhartishvili, after the rally was announced on Facebook, she was contacted by her fellow-villagers, friends of the mayor and asked her to meet with the mayor alone, without locals, in the village center at night. The meeting was held and they talked about the water problem, however the mayor’s friends tol...

INTIMIDATION/HARASSMENT BASED ON ALLEGED POLITICAL MOTIVE

Date: 2020-07-30
District: Khelvachauri , Khelvachauri
Incident Category: Intimidation , Other cases of intimidation

2020-07-30 On July 30, Khelvachauri Municipality Sakrebulo terminated a mandate of a majoritarian member Vazha Tavdgiridze (United National Movement) for being absent from the Sakrebulo’s meetings for six months. According to the Sakrebulo, the medical certificate Form 100 confirming that Vazha Tavdgiridze had stage 3 of cancer, was undergoing a treatment course and was not able to move freely was not an excusable reason. According to Khelvachauri Municipality Sakrebulo’s Chairperson Nadim ...

POSSIBLE INTIMIDATION OF ISFED OBSERVER

Date: 2020-07-29
District: Senaki
Incident Category: Intimidation , Other cases of intimidation

2020-07-09 ISFED has been monitoring pre-election processes through local representatives since June 1. Monitoring by ISFED observers also entails requesting public information from local self-government bodies and other public institutions. After the organization observers started requesting public information and meeting election stakeholders, on June 13, ISFED’s observer received a call on his cellphone from a blocked number. The anonymous individual told ISFED’s observer that he was calling ...

INTIMIDATION/HARASSMENT BASED ON ALLEGED POLITICAL MOTIVE

Date: 2020-07-25
District: Khelvachauri , Khelvachauri
Incident Category: Intimidation , Other cases of intimidation

2020-07-25 On July 25, head of Lelo for Georgia campaign office in Khelvachauri, Merab Abashidze told ISFED observer that three individuals employed at different positions refused to cooperate with the party, citing different reasons. A man who is employed by a construction company said that if he continued to cooperate with the party, he would have problems with the company. Another man who works as an accountant cited the same reason for leaving the party, and the third person, a woman, w...

INTIMIDATION/HARASSMENT BASED ON ALLEGED POLITICAL MOTIVE

Date: 2020-07-17
District: Marneuli , Marneuli
Incident Category: Intimidation

2020-07-17 On July 17, at around 4:00pm in v.Araplo of Marneuli, Marneuli Police conducted search in the family of Galip Aliyev, one of the active members of the European Georgia. Official reason for search was the fact that Galip Aliyev was keeping an unregistered weapon (a pistol) at home. A video of the search recorded by one of Aliyev’s family members shows that the police possibly planted drugs. In connection to this case, a member of European Georgia Akhmed Imamkuliyev submitted an app...

DISMISSALS BASED ON POSSIBLE POLITICAL MOTIVE

Date: 2020-07-17
District: , Tbilisi
Incident Category: Intimidation , Dismissal from work

2020-07-17 On July 17, yard-keeper Khatuna Askargizi was dismissed from Tbilisi Improvements Service for absences without prior warning. Coordinator contacted the cleaning service. They said that Khatuna Askargizi had committed a disciplinary misconduct. According to Khatuna Askargizi, her dismissal was politically motivated because she participated in a protest rally in v.Khidiskuri of Kaspi Municipality on July 14, where protesters demanded drinking water. Leaders of the UNM were present ...

PRESSURE ON ISFED OBSERVER

Date: 2020-07-14
District: Sagarejo , Sagarejo
Incident Category: Intimidation , Intimidation of Observer

2020-07-14 On July 14, ISFED observer in Sagarejo was visited by a distant relative, who is an employee of Sakrebulo and the Georgian Dream supporter, and possibly engaged in activism in favor of the ruling party during vacation time. The person said that was questioned about the observer, whether or not she supported the GD. The guest did not specify name of the individual on behalf of whom she/he was acting. However, from what he/she said it was clear that he/she represented the Georgian D...