RIA Novosti informs about that referring to Boris Grizlov, Speaker of the Russian state “Duma”.
“Undoubtedly antidemocratic regime operates in Georgia. It is clear to everyone,” Grizlov stated and noted that their statement would also refer to detention of Irakli Okruashvili.
Irakli Okruashvili, former Defense Minister of Georgia, leader of the party “Movement for the United Georgia”, was detained on September 27. General Prosecutor’s Office accuses Okruashvili of money extortion, money laundering, misuse of power and negligence. The crime envisages imprisonment for 25 years.
Tbilisi City Court sentenced Irakli Okruashvili to two-month of pre-trial detention on September 29.