Confrontations between PM Gharibashvili and Ex Defense Minister Alasania reach a new level
26 March, 2015
Confrontations between PM Gharibashvili and Ex Defense Minister Alasania reach a new level
Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili called former Defense Minister Irakli Alasania’s statements "immoral" and added, courageous men should not be busy with speculating about classified cases.

The Prime Minister made this statement at a press conference while commenting on Alasania’s statement, according to which, during his visit to France Mindia Janelidze called and told him not to sign the air security agreement.

"I was not going to comment on Alasania’s statement. I think Mr. Mindia has already made a comment on
the issue.

In general, I believe that politicization and speculation about similar issues are absolutely immoral. I don’t want to make any serious comments on that statement. I believe that courageous men should not be busy with speculating about classified cases,” - he said.

The Prime Minister is not aware of what “courage” or “speculation” means, - Free Democrats’ leader Irakli Alasania said in response to the Prime Minister's statement.

According to Alasania, hampering the transfer of defense equipment causes national harm.

"The Prime Minister does not know what the words “courage’ or “speculation” mean. He thinks telling the truth is speculation, while it is a form of courage when an innocent person is captured and subjected to political pressure.

I would like to explain one more thing to the PM: hampering the transfer of defense equipment causes national harm.

The issue is of course, of national importance. I will not talk about technical details, but it is a fact that the decision-making process was hampered. He will be held accountable for that in the future,” Alasania said.
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