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The News in Brief

Thursday, July 15
Prepared by the Messenger Staff

Zaza Gakheladze is free to come home from

“I was not expecting my release today, Zaza Gakheladze, who was released from the illegal detention of the occupation regime, told journalists in Ergneti.

"Thanks to God, thanks to our patriarch and standing by our government, everything ended well," Gakheladze said.

For reference, Zaza Gakheladze was illegally detained by the representatives of the occupation regime on July 11, 2020. The de facto Supreme Court in Tskhinvali sentenced him to 12 years and 6 months in prison.

Vakhtang Kaloyan: We are entering the ‘fourth wave’, the only solution is fast vaccination, otherwise we will have a hard August

"We are entering the 'fourth wave', the only solution is rapid vaccination, otherwise we will have a difficult August," Vakhtang Kaloyan, the secretary of the European Georgia Association for Health, the founder of the Association of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, told Palitranius 360.

According to him, we are entering the ‘fourth wave’ due to inconsistent and irresponsible actions of the government.

The website for vaccine registration has been down most of the day yesterday, making it impossible for the population to book free time slots for the newly-arrived Pfizer doses.