This afternoon, a short time after the country's new lawmakers elected Irakli Kobakhidze as the new Speaker of Parliament of Georgia, the legislative body voted for who it wanted as its Vice Speakers.
A vote in Parliament revealed Kobakhidze has six deputies; four from the ruling Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia (GDDG) party and two from opposition parties.
The Vice Speakers are:
Parliament of Georgia is composed of 150 members however nine lawmakers did not appear at today's first session of ninth Parliament of Georgia.
To be elected in a higher role in Parliament, candidates required the support of at least 76 lawmakers.