Ten Georgians released from detention by breakaway region

By | May 27th, 2015|Categories: In brief|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

(Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Ten Georgian citizens were released by authorities in the breakaway region South Ossetia Tuesday evening. They had been detained for ‘violating the border’. According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the released are: Nugzar Gelashvili, from the village […]

Eight more Georgians detained at disputed SO border

By | May 9th, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |

A sign warning about the Russia-imposed border. (Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–The Interior Ministry has confirmed that 8 more Georgians have been detained today on the disputed South Ossetia border. Russian soldiers arrested 7 persons from the village Korbouli and one from the village Chala in the Imereti region, in western […]

12 Georgians released from South Ossetian detention

By | May 8th, 2013|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

Five of the detainees were minors from the village Korbouli. (Police.ge.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Twelve Georgian citizens were Tuesday released after having been detained by Russian soldiers for crossing the border of South Ossetia. May 1 to 4, Russian soldiers detained 22 people living in villages near to the breakaway region. According […]