Comments on Rustavi 2 case

Published in Politics
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 16:00

Rustavi 2 case and the process is one of the most important issues today, for Georgian media. Some politicians made comment on Rustavi 2 case, including Nino Burjanadze, Dimitri Kumsishvili, Giorgi Tugushi, Merab Metreveli and so on. One of the important comments was made by the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Armed Service, John McCain.
According to Nino Burjanadze, this is clearly political process for her and she fears that such processes might end badly. John McCain said that there are questions in regard of freedom of media and Georgia should ensure free and fair elections. As for the Vice Prime Minister, he said that there is no mechanism to influence the court.
A mayor of Tbilisi also commented on the issue. Davit Narmania believes that the court is fair. As for Giorgi Vashadze, the MP said that the process is being accelerating. Merab Metreveli, a representative of State for People stated that  Rustavi 2 is politically biased TV company, it is a side in a political process, but in this case it has no importance. 

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