20:28, Tuesday, 18.02.2020
YouTube
Twitter
Facebook
RSS
ქართული English

Web Portal on Human Rights in Georgia

Go
Advanced Search

The European Court for Human Rights will Discuss the Case of a Georgian Imprisoned by Abkhazians

05.10.2004

The European Court for Human Rights will Discuss the Case of a Georgian Imprisoned by Abkhazians

Tbilisi.01.10.04.Media News. The European Court for Human Rights has registered the appeal of “Article 42 of the Constitution” regarding  23-year-old Levan Mamasakhlisi, a citizen of Georgia who is illegally imprisoned in Drandi Jail in Abkhazia.

It has become known that this case has been given the priority which means that the Court is going to discuss it soon. Mamasakhlisi appeals against Georgia and the Russian Federation for the authorities of the countries being so inactive.

Mamasakhlisi is the citizen of Georgia and lived in Bichvinta, which he left during the Georgian-Abkhazian conflict with his grandmother. When having the holidays he often went back to his mother who is of Russian nationality and has not left Bichvinta.

During one of the visits, on August 7, 2001 self-made explosive equipment accidentally exploded in his hands and as a result of the explosion he lost his right hand. The Security Service of the De Facto Government of Abkhazia exercised pressure on him thus making him write a confession and being charged with terrorism he was sentenced to 14 years of imprisonment.

Despite a number of requests from his grandmother Dinara Mamasakhlisi, the Georgian government has not taken any measures to support Mamasakhlisi’s release.

Print Send to Friend Send to Facebook Tweet This
Leave your comment
Your name:
Your comment:

Security code: Code
OTHER NEWS
POLL
Do you support the idea to restore Irakli Shotadze to the position of the prosecutor general?
Yes No do not know

BLOG

Gorashvili vs Natchkebia
Lector of the Law Faculty of the Tbilisi Ivane Javakhishvili State University Giorgi Gorashvili sued the student of the same faculty Buba Natchkebia
Detailed...
City full of death
Vanished people – “Never forget me”
Archive




EDITORIAL

Forgotten by government veterans
Every year, fewer and fewer veterans of the World War II meet the Victory Day. The society receives information about them only on
Detailed...
Villages of the Hopeless
What happened to Dream of Justice Revival?
Archive
THEMES

CATEGORIES

Copyright © 2004 - 2020 HRIDC