Georgian state security service conducts an anti-terrorist operation in capital city, Tbilisi. The service’s task force is trying to arrest two foreign citizens, suspected of relations with terrorist organizations. The counter-terrorism operation kicked off at 5 a.m. and it is still underway.
According to Georgia Online, the suspects hide in a multistory house, where multiple shots and grenade explosions were heard throughtout the last night; at about 10.30 a.m., another powerful explosion thundered inside the building.
The troops blocked the entrances and evacuated the locals; an APC stands near the building, Rustavi 2 TV company reported.
One of the special force fighters was fatally wounded to the head during the firefight; later, one of the two suspects surrendered to the police.