Protesters form corridor of shame at Grigory Leps's concert in Tbilisi
08 December, 2014
People wishing to attend a concert by Grigory Leps at the Sports Palace had to go through a so-called corridor of shame that was organized by several dozen people who protested against the performance by the pro-Russian singer of Georgian descent.
Attendees were accosted by heckles such as “Putin’s slaves!”. Police officers mobilized at the location had created a cordon, keeping protestors away. “First they send us bombs and then they send us singers to applaud at. We want to send
people a message that we won’t jump at the enemy’s bait” – participants of the protest declared.
This is the first time Sochi-born Grigory Leps (Lepsveridze) is holding a concert in Georgia.

By Joni Patarkatsishvili


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