German tourist missing in Svaneti
Publish Time: 2017-08-09 15:20:00
A German tourist is missing in Svaneti region of Georgia. Mestia Governor says that the tourist’s trace has been lost since August 1. A helicopter is involved in search operations. The tourists were last seen on their way to Ushba Mount.
Corpses of 2 young men found in Batumi
Publish Time: 2017-08-08 12:47:00
Corpses of two young men were found in a flat at Khimshiashvili Street in Batumi city, Adjara region. One of the dead bodies is presumably cut off the throat. The corpses are taken to Prosectorium. The two men were from Tbilisi being on their summer vacation in Batumi. The family members were looking for them during several days. Investigation is opened into the case.
Car accident claims lives of mother and child
Publish Time: 2017-08-05 19:17:00
A mother and child were killed in a car accident in Surami resort of Georgia. The driver of the car is transferred to questioning. A criminal case is opened into the fatal accident.
Five persons detained on charge of drug crime in Ganmukhuri
Publish Time: 2017-08-05 14:40:00
Officers of Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti Police Department of Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) arrested D.N. and S.Z. in the village of Ganmukhuri, Zugdidi, for drug crime. According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs, law enforcers seized 38 pills of the so-called ecstasy and 6547 grams of MD during the personal search of the detainees.Both defendants have pleaded guilty. The investigation is underway on the fact of illegal purchase and possession of drugs. According to the Ministry, 5 persons have been detained for drug crime in Ganmukhuri in the last 4 days.
Georgian citizen is among those injured in Turkey’s road accident
Publish Time: 2017-08-05 13:54:00
There is one Georgian citizen among those injured in the road accident in Turkey. The young Georgian woman is placed at hospital. Reportedly, her health condition is stable.At least five people were killed and 36 others injured on Saturday when a passenger bus overturned in Turkey's Black Sea province of Amasya, local media reported. The bus was travelling from the country's biggest city Istanbul to the Black Sea city of Samsun when it went off the road near the Merzifon district of Amasya and capsized, state-run Anadolu Agency reported.Rescue crew and ambulances were dispatched to the scene, the agency said, noting that the injured were taken to hospitals in Amasya and Merzifon.
Young woman dies at Zugdidi Referral Hospital
Publish Time: 2017-08-04 15:03:00
A young woman died at Zugdidi Referral Hospital. According to the released information, the woman was brought to hospital from Anaklia resort together with 2 men with intoxication signs. The youngsters were attending GEM Fest in Anaklia. A criminal case is opened into the fact. The health condition of two men remains critical.
No Georgian citizens among injured in Antalya fire
Publish Time: 2017-07-29 12:53:00
Georgian citizens are not among the injured in the fire at 5-star hotel of Kemer resort of Antalya, Turkey. As Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports, 14 persons have been transferred to the hospital, but none of them is a citizen of Georgia.The 400 people have been evacuated due to fire from one of the five star hotels in Antalya. According to the reports, fire broke out in the hotel kitchen at 08:00 local time. The firefighters evacuated some of the tourists from the balconies.
Part of railway tunnel collapses, incident leaves 2 workers injured
Publish Time: 2017-07-29 11:46:00
One part of the railway tunnel, being under construction near Aneula village, Kharagaurli region, has collapsed. Two workers were injured in the incident. According to Kharagauli Governor, health condition of one of the injured workers is critical and he is being transported to Tbilisi. The other injured worker is medically treated in Tbilisi.
Search works for lost Georgian citizen continues in Iceland - Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Publish Time: 2017-07-22 12:21:00
The search efforts for lost Georgian citizen Nika Begadze, 22, continue in Iceland. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia reports that the embassy is in contact with the family of the missing person. "The Embassy contacted the Iceland’s Search and Rescue Activities Association and was notified that Nika Begadze, born on May 24, 1995 in Rustavi, entered the waterfall on July 19, after which he went missing. According to them, there is no hope to find him alive, but the search continues,"- said the Ministry.According to an Icelandic media outlet, Nika Begadze lived in Iceland. His car was found in a park near the waterfall. The police are investigating the case as an accident.
Jewish tourist dies in Truso gorge
Publish Time: 2017-07-22 03:02:00
A Jewish tourist, aged 18, died in Truso gorge. The accident occurred on July 20. According to eyewitnesses, the tourist was standing on a pipeline to take a photo, during which he lost balance and fell into the river. Rescuers found the dead body after several hours of search. Emergency Situations Management Agency said that 15 rescuers participated in searching efforts. Investigation has been launched into the case.
Fire at Mamisashvili Street
Publish Time: 2017-07-21 18:06:00
Fire is reported to be raging at one of the houses at Mamisashvili Street in Tbilisi. Six fire-fighting brigades are working at the disaster scene as Emergency Situations Management Agency told Public Broadcaster.
Georgian citizen injured in road accident in Turkey dies
Publish Time: 2017-07-18 16:54:00
A 60-year-old man, operator of “Lamprebi” Ensemble who was injured in a road accident near Trabzon in Turkey has died. He was connected to artificial breathing apparatus during 2 days. According to Adjara Health Ministry, procedures for repatriation of the Georgian man’s dead body are underway.
Man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the discovery of a 19-year-old girl's body
Update Time: 2017-07-17 20:20:00
Man is arrested on suspicion of murder after the discovery of a 19-year-old girl's body in a house.According to the neighbors, the deceased is wounded in the throat.The investigation is underway under the article 108 of the Criminal Code , which implies intentional murder.
19-year-old girl was found dead in Tbilisi
Update Time: 2017-07-17 16:07:00
19-year-old girl was found dead on Uznadze Street in Tbilisi.According to the neighbors, the deceased is wounded in the throat.The Ministry of Internal Affairs is investigating the case.
Road accident in Turkey - The health condition of the injured is satisfactory
Update Time: 2017-07-16 16:01:00
After the road accident in Turkey, members of the children dance ensemble were injured and transferred to different hospitals. At this stage, the health condition of the injured is satisfactory and they receive medical assistance.Reporter of Public Broadcaster says, four children stay in hospital. Among the injured parents, one of them requires limb amputation.Chairman of the Government of Adjara, Zurab Pataradze and the Minister of Health and Social Affairs of Adjara Autonomous Republic Zaal Mikeladze travelled to Trabzon to see the children injured in the road accident.The bus, which was carrying a group of the Georgian dance ensemble crashed near Giresun in Turkey. The accident occurred at 5.00 a.m yesterday. The vehicle was carrying 38 children.
Bus carryng Georgian dance ensemble crashes
Update Time: 2017-07-16 12:01:00
The bus, which was carrying a group of the Georgian dance ensemble crashed near Giresun in Turkey. The accident occurred at 5.00 a.m yesterday. The vehicle was carrying 38 children. Local media reported, the minibus overturned due to a tyre burst.According to
Fire at Poti Market extinguished
Publish Time: 2017-07-10 12:05:00
The fire, which broke out at Market in Poti town has been extinguished for the time being, however threat still exists.The fire-fighting brigades remain at the site. According to preliminary information, more than half of the market territory is burned down.An incident took place at the scene. One of the traders has inflicted self-injuries. The victim has been taken to the hospital.
Flood in Racha region
Publish Time: 2017-07-07 15:04:00
Overflow of the Rioni River caused problems in Racha region of Georgia. Oni town is flooded. Heavy rain damaged the road leading to Ghebi and Gona villages. Cleaning works are ongoing in Shovi resort. Heavy vehicles are dispatched to the region.
Five tourists missing in Dusheti region
Publish Time: 2017-07-07 14:31:00
Five tourists are missing in Dusheti region of Georgia. As Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) reports, the tourists are allegedly on route to Guro Tower in Khevsureti. The MIA received the notification at 10:00 PM yesterday about the missing tourists. Search efforts are underway. The tourists’ whereabouts is unknown yet. As a reminder, allegedly tourists have also been missing in Kaspi, Shida Kartli region.
Four people missing in Gostibe Forest, Kaspi
Publish Time: 2017-07-07 13:05:00
Four people are missing in Gostibe Forest, Kaspi district of Shida Kartli region. Emergency Situations Management Agency told journalists of Public Broadcaster that they had received the information late last night and launched search works. No contact has been established with the lost citizens for the time being.