18 June 2019,   16:00
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Attack on "Courier" crew - Edisher Mushkudiani and Bakur Chikhladze are physically assaulted

The attack on the crew of " Courier". The crew has been physically assaulted in Tskaltubo. More than five people attacked Edisher Mushkudiani and Bakur Chikhladze. The case happened when the "Courier" journalists were performing their professional duties.

The crew visited a family of the girl, who is charged with the murder of a 7-month-old child in Tskhakltubo. Relatives and neighbours of the detainee refused to comment, but after Edisher Mushkudiani and Bakur Chikhladze were going to get into the cat, they were attacked and physically abused.

Edisher Mushkudiani and Bakur Chikhladze have been transferred to the "Evex" clinic in Kutaisi. Edisher Mushkudian has multiple fractures. Doctors decided to transport him to Tbilisi.

The "Courier" cameraman was able to shoot the video footage of the attack.

The footage has already been sent to the Ministry of Internal Affairs as evidence.

According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs, one person has been detained.

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