Michael Carpenter has responded to the arrest of Nika Melia.
“Very unfortunate developments in the Republic of Georgia with the storming of the opposition party’s HQ. Hoping cooler heads will prevail and the situation can still be de-escalated”, Michael Carpenter, Managing Director of the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagemen, tweeted.
A special task force detained Nika Melia, the chairman of the National Movement. Law enforcers arrested Nika Melia at the party office.