The parliamentary majority responds to the detention of the former and current high-ranking officials of Batumi, which the prosecutor"s office is charging with abuse of power and embezzlement of a large number of public property.
"Georgian Dream," MP Ilia Nakashidze says that the special operation in Batumi confirms that the government is ruthless in the fight against corruption.
"This means that we are fighting against corruption, that is today and will be in the future. I want to tell you that corruption is one of the worst destructive power, "said Ilia Nakashidze.
A special operation was held in Batumi recently. The former mayor of Batumi Giorgi Ermakov is among the detainees.