28 January 2022,   16:16
47-year-old man detained near the village of Vanel

Occupation forces have illegally arrested one Georgian citizen near the village of Vaneli. The detainee’ is a 47-year-old man.

“We already activated the European Union Monitoring Mission-administered hotline, informed Co-Chairs of the Geneva International Discussions and international partners about the unlawful detention.

The illegal detentions by the occupying forces damage the security environment on the ground and make life extremely difficult for the local population”, - reads the statement of the State Security Service of Georgia.