Tbilisi Pride director claims right-wing groups could not have mobilised without state support

Right-wing groups, which gathered to counter Tbilisi Pride events earlier today, have attacked activists and media representatives, damaged offices of pride and its supporters. Photo: Nino Alavidze/Agenda.ge

Agenda.ge, 05 Jul 2021 - 20:29, Tbilisi,Georgia

Director of Tbilisi Pride Giorgi Tabagari says right-wing groups could not have mobilised their forces to disrupt pride events today without support from state. 

We have changed five different places today. They found us immediately. They even threw an explosive at one place… How is that possible? How could these people have mobilised so effectively without support form the State Security Service and the state?!” Tabagari wrote on Facebook. 

Tabagari earlier shared a video on Twitter showing how their office looked like after todays attack: