MIA launches investigation into assault on Iveri Melashvili and journalists in Davit Gareji

The Ministry of Internal Affairs has launched an investigation into the assault against the camera crew of the Mtavari TV and Iveri Melashvili.

As InterpressNews was told in the Ministry of Internal Affairs, an investigation has been launched into the fact of violence.

"The Ministry of Internal Affairs has launched an investigation into the incident in Davit Gareji under Article 126, on the fact of violence", - the Ministry of Internal Affairs said.

For information, according to Mtavari TV, their camera crew and Iveri Melashvili were attacked. According to Iveri Melashvili, the clerics who assaulted him and the camera crew of the Mtavari TV in Davit Gareji were under the influence of alcohol. As Melashvili stated on Palitranews TV, the case clearly showed that it was orchestrated by someone.

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