Georgians Demanding Saakashvili Resign Clash With His Supporters

Georgians demanding the resignation of President Mikheil Saakashvili clashed with members of his party, Imedi TV reported.

Saakashvili was visiting Parliament today in the Black Sea nation’s second-largest city of Kutaisi when dozens of people gathered outside his party headquarters, according to the station. They pushed and kicked Akaki Minashvili, a member of the United National Movement, and threw stones at the presidential motorcade, Imedi TV said.

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