Russian patrol detains 17-year-old Georgian on disputed border

By | September 17th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

(Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Russian border guards on Friday detained a 17-year-old Georgian near the border with South Ossetia. The incident took place in the village Bershueti. The detainee, Joni Gogichaishvili from the village Sobisi, was taken to the detention facility […]

Second detention this week near de facto border

By | July 11th, 2013|Categories: In brief, News|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch–Russian soldiers have detained one more Georgian citizen and taken him to Tskhinvali, the capital of the de facto breakaway region South Ossetia. Witnesses claim that the detainee, Guram Gigineishvili, 49, was working in the cornfield in the village […]