Journalists accuse the government of putting a veil over the case
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Journalists protest over photographers arrested in Georgia

Georgian journalists have staged a series of protests over the arrest of four photographers accused of spying for Russian intelligence.

The court sent Irakli Kurtsikidze, Giorgi Abdaladze, and Irakli Gedenidze, a personal photographer of President Mikheil Saakashvilii, to pretrial detention.

Mr. Gedenidze's wife - Natia - was also arrested but was released on bail.

Nina Akhmeteli reports.

  • 13 Jul 2011