Georgians angry over Russian lawmaker’s visit try to storm parliament

Protesters hold police shields during a rally against a Russian lawmaker's visit near the parliament building in Tbilisi, Georgia June 21, 2019. REUTERS/Irakli Gedenidze

TBILISI (Reuters) – Crowds angry over the visit of a Russian lawmaker tried to storm Georgia‚Äôs parliament building on Thursday evening, pushing against lines of riot police, throwing bottles, and grabbing riot shields from some officers and tearing off their helmets. The scenes in Tbilisi, the Georgian capital, flared up suddenly after public anger over […]

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