Tbilisi to resume trial involving Israeli businessmen
Georgia, Tbilisi, March 14 / Trend, N. Kirtskhalia /
The Tbilisi City Court will resume the trial of Israeli businessmen Roni Fuchs and Zeev Frankel at 11:00 a.m. on Monday. Their lawyer, Archil Kbilashvili, told Trend that Frankel 's questioning is currently underway .
British expert Ben Hanson prepared an expert conclusion in favor of the defense, which will be reviewed on March 16.
Kbilashvili believes that the criminal case will be wrapped up by late March.
Fuchs and Frankel were arrested in a restaurant in Batumi on Oct. 14. They are accused of attempting to bribe a Georgian official.
According to Israeli media, Georgian Parliamentary Speaker David Bakradze 's visit to Israel scheduled for March 14 may be disrupted due to the trial.