President appeals to international community to step up efforts to immediately release Vazha Gaprindashvili

President of Georgia Salome Zourabichvili has responded to Vazha Gaprindashvili's 2-month pretrial detention on the social media.

According to the President, this fact aggravates the already difficult situation.

“Despite all the efforts and the active involvement of the international community, physician Vazha Gaprindashvili, who was illegally detained, remains in custody, which exacerbates the already difficult situation. I appeal once again to the international community to step up efforts to immediately release the doctor!”- Salome Zourabichvili said.

The so-called district court of occupied Akhalgori has left Georgian physician Vazha Gaprindashvili in two-month detention, - Radio Liberty reports. According to them, the so-called closed trial was attended by Vazha Gaprindashvili together with his lawyer from Vladikavkaz.

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