Multinational Georgia Demand to Release Detained NGO member

Society Materials 30 April 2008 16:45 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, 30 April / Trend corr. N.Kirtskhalia / The citizen movement 'Multinational Georgia' demands to release the detained member of NGO, Sabir Mehtiyev, resident of Sadakhlo village of Marneuli region. NGO stated that Mehtiyev was appointed as a supervisor for the parliamentary elections.

Mehtiyev was detained on 23 April because of the resistance he showed against the police. Mehtiyev is a representative of NGO ' Georgia is my motherland' and member of the opposition Republican Party of Georgia.

Multinational Georgia is expected to hold news-conference in order to attract the attention of international organizations to assist in the release of its member soon.

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