Moscow. April 19. INTERFAX – the Patriarchate of Georgia decided to change the protection of the Catholicos-Patriarch of all Georgia Ilia II.
Was dismissed three of his guards, including a personal driver, said on Wednesday the site “Georgia Online”.
The information was confirmed by the lawyer of the Patriarchate, Edisher Karchava, which stated that the country’s leadership decided to strengthen the protection of the Patriarch.
As earlier reported, were arrested Archpriest George Mamaladze accused of the attempted murder of a spiritual person high in the hierarchy. He was arrested on 10 February in Tbilisi airport. He intended to fly to Berlin, where the treatment was Elijah II. During the search of his Luggage found the toxic substance cyanide. Prosecutors have charged the priest charged with the attempted murder of Secretary to the Patriarch Shorena, Tetruashvili, which was together with the Patriarch in Berlin.
The trial of father George is scheduled for may 5.