Georgian Gardabani Region Deputy Head Detained for Bribery

Politics Materials 9 September 2008 17:51 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, 9 September / Trend corr. N.Kirtskhalia/ Deputy head of Georgia's Gardabani region (thickly populated with Azerbaijanis) administration Akif Ismayilov was detained for bribery. According to Georgian Interior Ministry, he had received $132,000 for illegal land privatization. 

Ismayilov was detained when accepting the bribe.

Should the accusation be proved at court, he will face 15 years of imprisonment.

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