The Social movement 'Defend Georgia!' was introduced in Tbilisi on July 10. Levan Gachechiladze, former presidential candidate in Georgia, will head the new movement.
The cofounder of movement, former Culture Minister David Magradze introduced initiative group. This group includes writer Chabua Amirezhibi, actors Otar Megvinetukhutsesi, Guranda Gabuniya, fivefold world champion Nona Gaprindashvili, Levan and Giorgi Gachechiladze, basketball player Nikoloz Deryugin, directors Keti Dolidze, Rezo Esadze, Robert Sturua, Revaz Chkheidze, footballer Nukri Kakilashvili, composers Bidzina Kvernadze, Nato Metonidze, former Defense Minister Giorgi Karkarashvili and other highly sympathized people in Georgia. Author of the book "Data Tutashkhiya" Chabua Amiredgibi selected chairman of the initiative group.
Registration of our supporters will begin on July 13 and afterwards the party will be presented. All opposition society forces and individuals which participate in actions in front of parliament beginning from April 9 will be unified in this movement, Magradze said.
Beginning from July 10, television ads will be demonstrated in local television channels with a list of telephone numbers. All who desires can become member of the movement.
Founders of the movement said they target to prevent armed resistance in the country.