Press-Release of the NGO Rehabilitation Centre for Victims of Torture “Empathy” (RCT/EMPATHY)
Regarding documenting facts of violence related to May 19 midterm elections
The MDT of the RCT/Empathy is ready to accept and document any fact of violence – physical or psychological, related to the midterm elections of May 19 and provide medical, psycho-social and legal assistance to victims.
Victims can contact us: Hot Line: 599 885468; 599885428
Tbilisi: 23 Kandelaki str., Office of RCT/Empathy
On May 18-19-20, in Zugdidi:
3 Lazi str., NGO Association “Dea”,
1 Petre Uberi str., NGO “Xenoni”
Regarding facts of pressure on peaceful population, related to elections, RCT/Empathy addresses to the Government: Intimidation of society by physical or psychological methods, according to international standards, is considered as torture and inhuman treatment, therefore, it’s a criminal act. We urge you adequately react to and prevent any kind of violence.