Anti-government protesters confronting security forces, unseen, outside the parliament in Tbilisi on Wednesday.
Georgia protests erupt in violence as police try to clear demonstrators
By C.J. Chivers (international Harald Tribune)
Published: November 7, 2007
MOSCOW: Riot police with batons used tear gas and a water cannon on Wednesday to clear thousands of demonstrators from the streets of Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, using extensive force in the face of protests against the country’s pro-Western government.