Occupation forces illegally detain three near de facto Tskhinvali, one allegedly injured

One of the individuals who has been illegally detained by the de facto Tskhinvali forces, has been released. Photo: Nino Alavidze/Agenda.ge. 

Agenda.ge, 05 Oct 2021 - 16:34, Tbilisi,Georgia

Russian controlled occupation forces have illegally detained three Georgian citizens near the village of Ergneti, central Georgia, earlier today, the Georgian State Security Service has confirmed. 

Tskhinvali de facto authorities detained them for ‘illegally crossing the border.’

One of the three individuals allegedly attempted to run when he received injuries. 

The injured man has already been released and he has been transported to the Tbilisi-controlled territory. 

The Georgian State Security Service says that the European Union Monitoring Mission has been informed regarding the incident.