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Monk released after 25 days’ captivity in Abkhazia

By | February 12th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – The Georgian monk who mysteriously disappeared in Abkhazia is free after 25 days of captivity and has returned home. The monk Iona, or Mamuka Maisuradze, was detained in Georgia’s breakaway region Abkhazia nearly three weeks ago. Shota Utiashvili, head of […]

A monk’s mysterious disappearance in Abkhazia

By | February 2nd, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – The de facto head of the Abkhazian church Besarion Aplia confirms that a Georgian cleric was arrested in Abkhazia a few days ago. Aplia says the Georgian cleric didn’t have his documents in order. Georgia discussed this issue on Tuesday during a regular […]