Public Defender - Developments in the village Mokhe the government needs to respond to the Public Defender's representatives met with the Mufti of Samtskhe-Javakheti, and the local Muslim community leader in the village of Chela, who reported that on October 27 will still be in Mokhe the disputed building demolition to proceed. They believe that such action in the village Mokhe radikalizeba situation may ensue.
"The Public Defender of having government officials, as well as the patriarchate's village Mokhe about developments in the statements, once again highlighting the issue of dialogue with the consideration of the need for, and discussion of - the dismantling of stopping the process. According to Georgian legislation, the religion of the state agency's the body, which is the religion of issues, including the disputed premises of disputes related to the decision-making process should be involved in. the religion of the State Agency, as well as Samtskhe-Muslim population of the Public Defender's representatives provided information confirming that the village Mokhe the structure of the local authority took the decision to issue the review process the agency has not received. in addition, Samtskhe-Javakheti mufti of the Public Defender of documentation proving that the Muslim population of the application has been filed with the local self-government bodies, as well as the religion of the State agency "- reads the statement.
Public Defender visited the village on October 24 Mokhe in order to study the developments there. They met and talked with local Muslim and Orthodox Christian population, on 22 October 2014 in the village of Mokhe of detainees, as well as adigenis municipality and the district deputy chairman. Ministry of Interior Ministry of the Public Defender visited Akhaltsikhe and Borjomi temporary detention centers, where on 22 October 2014 in the village adigenis Mokhe persons detained in the temporary detention facility placement and examination protocols were introduced.
"Muslims explanation is confirmed by the October 22 police officers had been used excessive force against peaceful protesters. The temporary detention facility pending examination protocols confirms that the detainees body had various injuries," - said the Public Defender and calls for law enforcement authorities to launch an investigation into the alleged use of excessive force by the police on October 22, on the facts and in the shortest possible time to introduce the Public Defender and the results of the investigation. It is necessary to use excessive force against peaceful protesters facts do not remain unpunished.
The Public Defender's representatives as well as an explanation of the local Muslims talking about the controversial police took part in the cleaning of the building, then when the police powers granted under the legislation implementing preventive and response measures to protect public safety and order. Ombudsman calls on the government to act in accordance with the Constitution and international treaties obligations and to prevent the violation of the rights of religious minorities.
The Public Defender's village Mokhe developments in the study of the proceeds.