Fight erupt in paliament between Georgian MPs during session
12 December, 2018
Verbal and physical confrontation has occurred between MPs in the parliament. The confrontation started after Nika Melia, a member of the National Movement, responded to MP Irma Inashvili's remarks.

Irma Inashvili stopped her speech and came up to Melia, which was followed by a physical confrontation, which also involved MP Zaza Papuashvili.

“It would probably be better to beat these criminals once and for all”, - Irma Inashvili, a lawmaker from the Alliance of Patriots, said after verbal and physical confrontation
occurred between the MPs at the plenary session.

"Calm down and take care of yourself. You are the same as Saakashvili. Time will come and you all will be judged.

Shut up and be quiet. You come to the Parliament only once in a quarter and you should at least be quiet, "- said Inashvili told Nika Melia.

Members of guard got involved to settle down dispute between the MPs.

The former governing party United National Movement, currently the main opposition one, has always had strained relations with the Georgian Dream Party, founded and presided by the richest man in Georgia Bidzina Ivanishvili. Relations between them has become even more tensed after the runoff presidential election were Salome Zurabishvili, an independent endorsed by the Georgian Dream came out as the winner.

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