‘HOW MANY MEN DID YOU KILL?’
13 June, 2013
‘HOW MANY MEN DID YOU KILL?’

Zaal Kasrelishvili, head of ‘Caucasian Peoples’ Confederation’: When Saakashvili held May 26 event in Afghanistan, I said right away that it would have a bad end. I say nothing about defiant and inadmissible questions that the President asked (how many people have you killed, etc.). Radical Islamists have enough reasons to threaten our country. Spread of video didn’t surprise me; even more, I thought it could be uploaded from Georgia.


Q. – Why do you think so?
A. – Saakashvili’s
authorities had wonderful relations with Vahabits living in Georgia whom they used for pre-election PR. I don’t rule out that one of them was involved in this.
Q. – But in the video they are threatening Saakashvili too.
A. – Actually it means nothing. Now Saakashvili stakes everything – to provoke such tragedies is profitable only for him. If Georgian people revolt and demand withdrawal of Georgian army from Afghanistan it is playing into his hands because now the President is working only for his political self-rescuing gaining the guarantee for personal inviolability. We start exposition of ‘National Movement’ – since 2008 war they’ve been actively working to pursue the interests of Russian political leaders in Georgia and Caucasus.
‘Taliban’ and Salafist movement is well-organized religious group oriented at military operations. They monitor every information means participating in ISAF mission, have agent network, buy information and sometimes use naivety of population and media unprofessionalism. Unfortunately, in this case the information aired by the ‘PIK’, ‘Rustavi-2’ or Public Broadcaster made it possible to have revenge on Georgian soldiers. It’s a pity but the President’s administration itself allowed spread of such material…
This sacrifice is calculated to make people revolt and demand withdrawal of solders from Afghanistan and the political elite of Georgia ‘lie under’ Russia… If we get nothing at Vilnius summit where our future relations with NATO must be elucidated, everything will become clear.
I’d like to announce that chiefs of Defense Ministry intelligence service must resign immediately. They couldn’t manage to cope with their obligation, provide the soldiers’ security, duly protect them during combat actions… Let them tell us how the suicide terrorist managed to penetrate at the territory that wasn’t controlled?! How could they let it happen?! How many hundred meters’ far had the security zone be, crossing of which would enable to open fire and liquidate the enemy (!)
For this incident I lay responsibility on Saakashvili, chiefs of Defense Ministry, Secretary of Security Council Giga Bokeria and head of foreign intelligence service Gela Bezhuashvili. They couldn’t protect our soldiers.

 

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