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A Night Of Protests In Tbilisi


Protesters gathered on June 22 for a third straight night of rallies in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi, demanding justice for activists who were injured or detained the previous two days. The protests erupted on June 20 in reaction to a Russian lawmaker sitting in the parliamentary speaker's chair during a religious assembly, which many Georgians saw as an unwelcome reminder of Russian military occupation of its breakaway regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

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Amos Chapple

Amos Chapple is a New Zealand-born photographer and picture researcher with a particular interest in the former U.S.S.R.