of Internal Affairs of Georgia, Vano Merabishvili, does not consider Bidzina
Ivanishvili a serious rival. Ivanishvili stated about it in his interview with
“Look at his rating. As far as I know his
rating was about 10%”, - Merabishvili said. When asked: “Do the Georgian
authorities consider Bidzina ivanishvili a Russian agent?”, he responded: “I
don’t want to answer this question, because I don’t want to provoke anybody”.
Affairs Minister spoke about the issue of Ivanishvili’s citizenship and noted
that Ivanishvili was a citizen of Russia and then admitted to the Georgian
this he received the French citizenship and did not inform us about it. In such
a situation, according to the Georgian legislation, he lost his Georgian
citizenship automatically. At the moment we are working over the draft law
enabling the citizens of the EU to take part in the elections. Such a law
exists in many European countries”, - Minister Merabishvili said.
decided to use the good cop and bad cop tactic of interrogation.
Georgia 2011 Zhanet Kerdikoshvili was the “Good cop”, and Ilia Zhigulev,
analyst of “Forbes” was the “bad cop”. Both of them put questions to Vano