People Are Mobilized For A Rally Planned By The Georgian Dream On December 14 Amid Harassment Of Public Servants
On December 14, the ruling party is planning to hold a large-scale rally in Tbilisi, as a party event. According to the party, the public gathering will wrap-up the celebratory week related to Georgia’s chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe.
Statement of the occasion of International Anti-Corruption DayThe International Anti-Corruption Day is celebrated on 9 December. Countering different forms of corruption remains a significant challenge for Georgia.
Issued by Transparency International SecretariatTransparency International is deeply concerned by the political crisis and backlash against independent civil society groups in Georgia, which risk harming democratic progress in the country and undermining attempts to fight corruption.
The court has, at this point, heard the cases of only 12 of the 37 demonstrators who were arrested at the protest of November 18. Ten of them were sentenced to administrative detention, one was fined, and one was given a verbal warning. The judge was supposed to hear the cases of the remaining demonstrators today, but in the morning it became known that the trials had been postponed.