Opposition, NGOs try to hamper Georgian police's parade
Georgia, Tbilisi, May 3 / Trend N. Kirtskhalia /
The opposition and nongovernmental organizations will hold two protests in the Orthodox feast in honor of St. George (Giorgob) May 6. In this regard, a meeting was held Eka Beselia's law firm today. Details of the planned actions were discussed.
The Georgian Interior Ministry plans to hold a police parade. The opposition stands against it, Beselia said in an interview with media. The parade must be held in front of the new building of the Ministry.
Beselia said that people will move from the metro station "Varketili" to a new building of the Interior Ministry at 10:00 a.m.
As to the second action, it will be held the same day, at 05:00 p.m. The opposition and NGOs will gather on the square of Saakadze. People will move from a building of Tbilisi's Interior Ministry, where the rally will take place.
Beselia also recalled May 6 of last year, when police and opposition activists clashed. Several people were injured as a result of clash.