Published in World
Monday, 10 August 2020 16:49

On August 10, 2020, an online meeting of the heads of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs R.Meredov and the Ministry of Healthcare and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan N.Amannepesov with the Director of the European Regional Bureau of the World Health Organization Dr. Hans Kluge took place.

As part of a constructive conversation, the parties discussed a wide range of bilateral issues, in particular, effective cooperation between Turkmenistan and WHO in the field of countering the spread of a new type of coronavirus infection.

As is known, during the video meeting of President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with the Director General of WHO, which took place a few days ago, the initiatives put forward by our country were fully supported by the head of this organization. In this connection, the head of state gave specific instructions to the heads of the Foreign Ministry and the Ministry of Healthcare and Medical Industry of Turkmenistan to establish coordinated work with the relevant WHO structures.

In order to fulfill these instructions and comprehensively implement the priority tasks in the field of human health, during the meeting, the heads of the relevant state structures of our country once again emphasized the need to increase international cooperation aimed at jointly combating the spread of acute infectious diseases. Also during the meeting, a positive assessment was given on the current epidemiological situation in our country and the progress in implementing the recommendations of the WHO mission experts who recently visited Turkmenistan, was discussed.

In this context, based on the instructions of the head of state, the need, taking into account the requirements of the time, to make every effort to increase the effectiveness of measures taken in the fight against infectious and non-infectious diseases and in their prevention was especially noted.

The intensification of cooperation in the area of scientific diplomacy, the creation of the necessary conditions for a systematic exchange of views between medical scientists, experts and specialists in other fields also became a topic for discussion during the conversation with the Director of WHO / Europe.

Turkmen side once again confirmed that it will continue to adhere to the recommendations of authoritative international structures and continue active cooperation with the World Health Organization within the framework of joint projects and programs.


Ministry of Internal Affairs detained 9 drug dealers in Ponitchala

Published in Justice
Tuesday, 28 July 2020 15:08

The officers of the Division for the Fight against Illegal Circulation of Drug under the Central Criminal Police Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, along with the General Prosecutor’s Office, detained 9 individuals in Ponitchala for selling drugs as a result of the jointly held operative-search and investigative activities.

Based on the decision of the judge, the following individuals have been detained: V.P. (DoB 2002) A.M. (DoB 1994) A.I. (DoB 2001) L.A. (DoB 1998), A.M. (DoB 1973), E.M. (DoB 2002) E.P. (DoB 1982) D.M. (DoB 1989) and R.A. (DoB 1993).

Committed crime envisages from 8 to 20 years of imprisonment.

Investigation established that detainees sold drugs on the regular basis.

Upon the respective decision of the court, law enforcers several times covertly purchased “Heroin” from and videotaped the process.

During the personal and search activities held in detainees’ places of residence, law enforcers seized 94 packages of “Heroin” and “Methadone”, approximately 16 000 GEL in cash and their mobile phones owned by the perpetrators.

Investigation is in progress on the fact of illegal purchase, keeping and carrying of drugs in especially large quantities, committed in group and consumption of medication drugs without prescription, crime envisaged under the article 260, I and III parts, sub-paragraph “A” part IV and V, sub-paragraph “A” and “B”, VI part of the same article, sub-paragraph “A”, article 273 of the Criminal Code of Georgia.

US embassy hosted the traditional friendly soccer match with employees of the Ministry of Internal Affairs

Published in Justice
Thursday, 29 September 2016 14:40

US embassy hosted the traditional friendly soccer match with employees of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. Match was attended by Minister of Internal Affairs Giorgi Mgebrishvili, General Prosecutor Irakli Shotadze, head of Special State Protection Service Aleksandre Chubinidze, Deputy Chief of Mission Adam Lamoreaux and employees of the embassy.
Before the match Deputy Chief of Mission Adam Lamoreaux awarded officers of Central Criminal Police Department, Patrol Police and Tbilisi Police Department as well as Main prosecutor’s office and Special State Protection Service with certificates of appreciation for successful cooperation.
“Today’s match between employees of U.S. Embassy and Ministry of Internal Affairs is another example of friendly relations and cooperation. Such activities contribute to forming tight, friendly and service relations and enhance the existing cooperation".-stated Minister of Internal Affairs Giorgi Mgebrishvili.
Friendly match has been held between employees of MIA and U.S. Embassy for the second time.


Published in Society
Monday, 19 September 2016 11:51

Ministry of Internal Affairs is launching a program on security issues- “10 lessons of Security” at public schools all across the country.

Within the frames of the mentioned program trainers who will conduct the mentioned lessons are undergoing trainings at MIA Academy.

Specially trained employees from Patrol Police Department, Emergency Situations Management and 112 service will hold meetings with fifth grader pupils from various schools all across the country and discuss security topics. Within the frames of the program children will get acquainted with traffic security, rules on how to behave during the crises situation and natural disaster.

During the current school year 42 schools will be involved in the program on the initial phase. Book of instructions specially published for the program is already printed which will deliver information on security issues on the understandable language to children. Pupils have undergone practical instruction on how to behave during the earthquake, car accident and other emergencies.

Aim of the educational program is to provide children with information on rules of security and raise their awareness on making right reaction during the catastrophes.

Along with the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Ministry of Science and Education and Science, Council of State Security and Crises Management, non-governmental organization and international organizations are involved in the implementation of the project.


Published in Justice
Thursday, 07 July 2016 17:18

The Service Agency of the Ministry of Internal Affairs continues Road Safety Week in Batumi. Within the scopes of the Road Safety Week, the Service Agency held cycling marathon participated by amateur cyclists, local sportsmen and tourists.
The event was opened by Data Kajaia - the racer of the Service Agency`s sport club “MIA Force” and the face of the Road Safety campaign. Data Kajaia provided participants of the marathon with detailed information regarding the Road Safety campaign and called them to observe traffic rules.
Participants of the cycling marathon were wearing Road Safety campaign branded T-shirts and caps. The marathon started from the exhibition area arranged within the scopes of the Road Safety Week and covered 3 km. distance.
Today is the fifth day of the Road Safety Week organized by the Service Agency and sport club “MIA Force”. Within the scopes of the Road Safety Week variety of events were held in Batumi Boulevard

Two Persons detained for racial discrimination

Published in Justice
Tuesday, 29 September 2015 13:39

The officers of Old Tbilisi police division as a result of the searching and investigative activities detained Levan A. (DoB 1995) and Irakli E. (DoB 1999) were detained for racial discrimination.

Investigation established that on September 19 detainees verbally and physically assaulted two Nigerian citizens- Onuka Viktor Ch. and Onuka Daniel Ch. accompanying Maka B. Af terThe incident that took place on Rustaveli Avenue Tbilisi, the mentioned persons fled from the place of crime.

Detainees have already pleaded guilty.

Investigation is in progress on the fact racial discrimination, committed by the group.

Statement of Georgian MIA on Case of Giorgi Karbelashvili

Published in Justice
Monday, 10 August 2015 12:50

At Borjomi-Tbilisi highway officers of the Patrol Police Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs stopped “Toyota” made vehicle for violating rules of traffic movement. The vehicle was operated by member of the Georgian Parliament Giorgi Karbelashvili, who inflicted verbal and physical assault to the members of the patrol crew when officers requested to conduct standard procedures such as test on the alcohol and verification of the documentation. As a result, Giorgi Karbelashvili and his accompanying person- E.B. were transferred to the nearest police station located in Osiauri. Later, test results revealed that MP Giorgi Karbelashvili was driving the vehicle under the influence of the alcohol. It is also notable that his accompanying person was also drunk. After having conducted test on the presence of the alcohol, Giorgi Karbelashvili left the police building, while E.B. remains under arrest. Investigation is in progress on the fact of Resistance, threat or violence against protector of public order or other government representative, article 353, II part of the Criminal Code of Georgia.

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