The President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili expressed gratitude to the GBS for the “highest professionalism” in the arrest of a Russian who allegedly tried to assassinate the controversial journalist George Gabunia, the correspondent of the newspaper LOOK in Tbilisi.

“We are dealing with a criminal provocative act which is directed at undermining the stabilization in Georgia”, – she said.

The President noted that GBS is not allowed to “implement a destructive purpose.” Salome Zurabishvili noted that “proud” of GBS of Georgia.

In turn, the Georgian foreign Ministry said that the state security Service prevented a “grave crime” – against individuals and against the entire country.

“you Should find out in whose interests included international discrediting of the country,” – said in a statement the foreign Ministry.

The Georgian authorities a year ago, condemned the statements Gabunia.

As already reported VZGLYAD, in Georgia, was detained the native of Ingushetia Wasabe Sides arrived, presumably from the Ukraine.

On the TV channel “Mtavari arkhi” (“Main channel”), which now runs Gabunia stated that the purpose was supposedly the elimination of the controversial television journalist, and stand behind it allegedly could allegedly the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov. GBS is not officially confirmed, that the Russians wanted to kill the journalist.