The 3rd day of hunger strike. 12 tents have been set up near the United National Movement headquarters, and about 200 people are on hunger strike.
The main demand of hunger strikers is the release of Mikheil Saakashvili. Among the hunger strikers are both members of the UNM and civil activists.
The decision to start a mass hunger strike was announced on December 21. According to Nika Melia, the Chairman of the UNM, the hunger strike will not end until the former president is released.