Georgian police detains two Armenians, suspected of espionage

Politics Materials 23 January 2009 13:55 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, Jan. 23 / Trend , N.Kirtskhalia /

The Georgian Ministry of Internal Affairs confirms detention of two residents of Akhaltsikh. The detained were of the Armenian nationality. They were Gregory Misanyan and Sarkis Hakobjanyan.

The Intelligence Department carries out a criminal case on establishment of illegal armed groups and espionage, in which the detainees are suspected.

Armenian media have already declared illegal detention of Armenians by Georgian police in the region of Samtskh-Dzhavahet.

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