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Georgian Activists Demand Release Of Political Prisoners

TBILISI -- Dozens of Georgian opposition activists held a protest in Tbilisi demanding the immediate release of political prisoners, RFE/RL's Russian and Georgian Services report.

The protest was organized by an opposition alliance consisting of the For A Just Georgia movement, the People's Party, and the Conservative Party.

People's Party leader Koba Davitashvili told RFE/RL that many political activists have been jailed on politically motivated criminal charges.

He said they should all be released.