20 August 2022,   06:52
Laura Thornton, director of NDI office, responds to Irakli Okruashvili"s detention Irakli Okruashvili"s colleagues met with representatives of international organizations and third sectors.

The leaders of "Winner Georgia" asked them to actively monitor Irakli Okruashvili"s case.
Laura Thornton, the director of the US National Democratic Institute (NDI) Georgia office attended the meeting. She refrained from making political statements but pointed out that they were watching the case of the former defense minister.
"I got more information about Okruashvili"s case, the US National Democratic Institute will closely monitor this case and we are going to get all kinds of information. We will refrain from judging this case, we look carefully at all the cases, including the facts of the Treasury and other issues. I repeat that I will not make a political assessment, "said Laura Thornton.