Georgian president pardons 95 prisoners on occasion of Easter

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Tbilisi, Georgia, April 18

By Nana Kirtskhalia - Trend:

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has signed a decree pardoning prisoners on occasion of the Orthodox Easter.

Margvelashvili pardoned 95 convicts, Georgian presidential administration told Trend.

The presidential decree was handed over to Georgian Corrections and Legal Assistance Ministry. All pardoned persons will be released on Saturday.

It should be noted that Georgian Presidential Pardon Commission recommended Margvelashvili to pardon 100 prisoners.

Translated by E.A.

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