NGO Institute of Equality Activists Fined in Georgia

Georgia Materials 24 April 2008 13:27 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi / Trend corr. N.Kirtskhalia / six detained activists from the NGO Institute of Equality and lawyer Malkhaz Jangirashvili 400 lari by the Tbilisi Court. Irakli Kakabadze, the NGO leader, was among the detained persons.

The NGO representatives were detained for showing resistance against the police during their arrest. NGO representatives were arrested while attempting to write the slogan 'Stop police state' on the walls of the State office. A fight then broke out between the participants of the rally and the police.

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