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Georgia: NATO representatives evacuated from Defence and Security Conference in Batumi

Georgia, Batumi
November 06, 2019 at 11:48 GMT +00:00 · Published

High-ranking Georgian and foreign politicians, including NATO representatives, were evacuated from Batumi’s Hilton Hotel on Wednesday, which is hosting the 13th Georgia Defence and Security Conference.

According to hotel employees, the alarm was prompted by insignificant smoke, but due to the presence of high-ranking officials at the conference, it was decided to call for an evacuation.

The Georgia Defense and Security Conference is taking place in Batumi on November 6-7.

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High-ranking Georgian and foreign politicians, including NATO representatives, were evacuated from Batumi’s Hilton Hotel on Wednesday, which is hosting the 13th Georgia Defence and Security Conference.

According to hotel employees, the alarm was prompted by insignificant smoke, but due to the presence of high-ranking officials at the conference, it was decided to call for an evacuation.

The Georgia Defense and Security Conference is taking place in Batumi on November 6-7.

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