Norwegian Helsinki Committee observing | Den norske Helsingforskomité

Norwegian Helsinki Committee observing

(29/05-2008) The Norwegian Helsinki Committee is monitoring the situation in Georgia closely during the parliamentary election that was held yesterday.

Advisors Aage Borchgrevink and Ivar Dale has been situated in the Svaneti district, and has also been to the town of Khurcha, where shootings and other irregularities has been reported. They are now in the capital Tblisi, where they are following the situation closely. There are expected demonstrations later on in the evening.