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Georgian border guards were not allowed into the country, the artistic head of children’s newsreel “jumble” Boris Grachevsky and his wife Veronica Belotserkovsky. About it reports “Georgia Satellites”.
The Minister of internal Affairs George Gakharia explained the refusal of entry by the fact that the Russians had violated the law “On occupied territories”. “We have a lot of reason to not let into our country of undesirable people. What we have done, including for the reason that the court violated the “Law of occupation”,” — explained the official.
Georgian law forbids entry to Abkhazia and South Ossetia, which Tbilisi considers its side Russia without the consent of the Georgian authorities. The law was passed after Russia’s recognition of independence of two Transcaucasian republics.
Grachevsky with his wife went to Tbilisi for the festival “the Date — a cinematographic novel”, which aims to popularize Russian cinema and the strengthening of cultural ties between peoples.
In September this year, Georgia was not allowed into the country three Russian citizens travelling on international media forum. Denied entry to the military correspondent of TASS Viktor Litovkin, the President of the Council of the international Association of the study Gennady Bordiugov and senior research fellow, Center for global problems of the Institute of international studies, MGIMO (U) MFA of Russia Alexey Tokarev.
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