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Okruashvili for bail - a record in the history of Georgia

October 9 2007

That night of the Tbilisi prison was freed former Georgian Defense Minister Irakli Okruashvili. The disgraced politician was released after paying bail of 10 million lari - about $ 6 million.

Former minister, who started against President Saakashvili a "war of compromising, taken home, police officers, responding to journalists' questions Okruashvili refused. Meanwhile, Deputy Prosecutor General of Georgia Nika Gvaramia said that in their prison inmate made a surprise announcement.

According to Deputy Prosecutor, October 7, Okruashvili was questioned and admitted his guilt on two counts - racketeering bribery on a large scale and in neglect of duty. In addition, ex-minister allegedly admitted that they put forward allegations against Saakashvili did not correspond to reality. On it informs " Interfax ".

It is worth recalling that on September 25 this year on the air "Imedi" Okruashvili accused President Mikheil Saakashvili, in an attempt to physically eliminate businessman Badri Patarkatsishvili, and that the president in July 2005 instructed the Interior Minister Vano Merabishvili to "punish" opposition deputy Valery Gelashvili, was criticized by the head of state action. September 27 Okruashvili was arrested on corruption charges.

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