Former minister Bacho Axalia`s advocate detained in Tbilisi

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Tbilisi, Georgia, Feb.24

By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:

Advocate of the Georgia`s former Defense Minister Bacho Akhalaia, Giorgi Oniani was detained by the prosecutor officials in Tbilisi late yesterday. As the lawyer of the detained, Malxaz Velijanashvili reported, Oniani is charged with the abuse of power while being in the post of prosecutor.

Oniani complained of chest pain during interrogation and was transferred to the Chapidze cardiology clinic.

Oniani himself stated that the arrest was carried out after his decision to run for the majoritarian MPs in one of the Tbilisi districts.

Translated by S.I.
Edited by C.N

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