TBILISI (FNI) - Marina Vashakmadze, RFE/RL Georgian bureau chairwoman, resigned.
The former head of the Georgian service of the radio station David Kakabadze stated on the air of the broadcaster of the Public Broadcaster of Adjara.
"I asked my staff to stay and continue to work for Radio Liberty. This is now of great importance. But I could not persuade the head of Tbilisi bureau Marina Vashakmadze, whose decision I respect very much. I hoped that she would remain... Unfortunately, Marina said that she does not imagine continuing work in the office," Kakabadze told reporters.
According to Kabakadze, Vashakmadze has already informed the radio staff about her decision.