18 August 2022,   12:35
Dispersal of 20 June - Authority of Giorgi Kakhikashvili, Head of Special Tasks Department Suspended

The authority of Giorgi Kakhikashvili, the head of the Special Tasks Department was suspended. Kakhikhashvili headed the dispersal of the rally, took orders and provided instructions to the Special Forces. The Ministry of Internal Affairs states that Kakhikhashvili has not been released and his authority was suspended only after the investigation was launched against the incident.