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In Tbilisi detained the son of the former Prime Minister of Georgia

The Ministry of internal Affairs of Georgia announced the arrest in Tbilisi on charge in deliberate drawing of heavy harm to health of the citizen, which, according to local media, was the son of former Prime Minister Zurab Zhvania.

Earlier, the Georgian broadcaster announced that in Tbilisi in the conflict injured the grandson of businessman and former MP Gogi Topadze Levan topaze. The press service of the Georgian interior Ministry later said about the arrest on the case of a man with the initials J. B.

It turned out, how many tourists will be able to vacation in Turkey this year

The number of Russian tourists in Turkey by the end of 2020 will halve compared to last year and amount to no more than 3-3,5 thousand people, this forecast leads to the Association of tour operators of Russia (ATOR).

The number of tourists from Russia, the biggest incoming market to fall two times. "If in 2019 Turkey was visited by around seven million Russians, this year — in the optimistic scenario will be around 3-3,5 million people," — said in the Association.

Azerbaijan stated of 49 ceasefire violations on the border with Armenia

The Ministry of defense of Azerbaijan stated about 49 violations of the ceasefire regime on the border with Armenia for the last day.

"Units of the armed forces of Armenia during the day violated the ceasefire regime in various directions of the front 49 times. From the positions located in the villages of Chinari and Aygedzor of Berd district of Armenia fired the positions of Azerbaijani army in villages Kokhanabi, Asrik Cırdaxan Agbulag and Munjuglu Tovuz district", - said the military Department.

Armenia announced about the 14 violations of the ceasefire by Azerbaijan

The Armenian defense Ministry said that the Azerbaijani side 14 times per night broke the ceasefire on the border, producing about 155 shots from small arms.

"On the Armenian-Azerbaijani border in the night from 30 to 31 July and this morning in relative calm. The Azerbaijani side violated the ceasefire regime from a variety of weapons 14 times, producing at Armenian positions about 155 shots", - wrote in Facebook press Secretary of the Armenian defense Ministry Shushan Stepanyan.

In Georgia the number of people infected with coronavirus has reached 1160

The number of new detected cases of coronavirus in Georgia per day increased by five and reached 1160, was recovered six more, according to the special government website to monitor the disease.

"The number of cases identified - 1160, recovered 935 people, deaths - 17", - stated in the message.

Armenia stated about 15 ceasefire violations by Azerbaijan

The Armenian defense Ministry on Thursday said that the Azerbaijani side 15 times per night broke the ceasefire on the border, produced about 120 shots from small arms.

"On the Armenian-Azerbaijani border in the night from 29 to 30 July and this morning in relative calm. The enemy has violated the cease-fire of various small arms 15 times, producing at Armenian positions for about 120 shots," - wrote in Facebook press Secretary of the Armenian defense Ministry Shushan Stepanyan.

The Armenian foreign Minister called on Israel to stop selling weapons to Azerbaijan

Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan in an interview with the Jerusalem Post said that Israel should stop the sale of weapons to Azerbaijan.

According to the Minister, the sale of arms to Baku, "a deadly threat" given its use "against civilian infrastructure and the civilian population."

Degtyarev said that in the Khabarovsk Krai arrived provocateurs

In Khabarovsk Krai came to the organizers of the provocations, said the acting Governor of the region Mikhail Degtyarev in an interview with the General producer of TV channel RTVi Sergei Shnurova.

Earlier the politician said that the protests in Khabarovsk are heated, including foreign nationals.

The number of victims of coronavirus in Georgia reached 17

Seventeen people died in Georgia from coronavirus infection, according to the website for monitoring of the infection.

The blade of Mtskheta, where he treated the patient, told reporters that the victim of the coronavirus was a woman at the age of 79 years, which was also observed a number of chronic diseases.

Russians in Abkhazia will cease to receive pensions from ATMs

Russian pensioners in Abkhazia will cease from August to receive pension in ATMs, the press service of the Ministry of social welfare and demographic policy of the Republic.

"The Ministry of social Affairs and demographic policy of the Republic of Abkhazia informs pensioners receive Russian pensions and supplements to pensions, as well as receiving pensions of Abkhazia and supplements to pensions that from August 2020, the servicing of Bank cards of pensioners ATMs of credit institutions of Abkhazia will be stopped", - stated in the message.

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