Aleksandre Keshelashvili - Justice for Journalists

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Aleksandre Keshelashvili

Affiliated media: Publika, Journalist

Incident date: April 17, 2024

Attack type:

  • Non-fatal attack / beating / injury / torture

Who attacked: Authorities

Source: Publika

Location: Georgia, Tbilisi

Additional information:

On 16-17 April, there was a protest against the foreign agents' draft law outside the parliament. At around 12:30, riot police used force on people without prior warning, including journalists. Keshelashvili was beaten by police who also tried to take away his phone. He sustained a minor facial injury.