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Head of Georgia’s National Security Council Commits Suicide

26 February 2002 TBILISI, 25 February (Sarke)–Georgian National Security Council Secretary Nugzar Sajaia reportedly shot himself in his office this morning. Shortly after, he died from the gunshot wounds in a Tbilisi hospital. According to Georgian President Eduard Shevardnadze, Sajaia’s suicide is a direct consequence of “sordid publications and moral terror.” Shevardnadze said he knew […]