Crossing the Line
Georgia's Violent Dispersal of Protestors and Raid on Imedi Television
Sequence of Events
Accountability for the Excessive Use of Force..
The Opposition Demonstrations
Georgian Media and Imedi Television..
The Coup d'Etat in Recent Georgian History
Relations between Russia and Georgia..
November 7, 2007
Widespread Use of Police Violence to Disperse Demonstrators
Dispersal of protestors and hunger strikers on the steps of Parliament
Violent dispersal of protestors on Rustaveli Avenue in front of Parliament
The violent dispersal of protestors on Rustaveli Avenue, from the Marriott Hotel to Republican Square..
The violent dispersal of protestors at Rike..
Assault and Kidnapping of Koba Davitashvili
The Special Operation to Close Imedi Television..
The Violent Dispersal of Imedi Journalists and Supporters Outside of Imedi Television
Injuries Sustained by Demonstrators and Law Enforcement Agents
Investigations into the Events of November 7
State of Emergency
The Alleged Coup Plot and the Alleged Role of Imedi Television..
Police Violence against Peaceful Protestors on November 8
Announcement of Presidential Election..
Georgia's Legal Obligations
The Conduct of the Operations to Disperse Protestors
The Decision to Disperse the Protestors
Dispersals at 8:00 a.m. on Rustaveli Avenue and outside of the Imedi studios
Dispersals on Rustaveli Avenue and Rike..
The Raid on and Closure of Imedi Television..
To the Georgian Government
Regarding the dispersal of and attacks on protestors
Regarding freedom of the media..
To the United States and the European Union..
To the Council of Europe..