Demonstrators assemble in Tbilisi, Georgia, to demand the resignation of President Mikheil Saakashvili.
- Sky News
Protests against Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili continue in Tbilisi.
The Georgian television station Imedi sparks panic throughout Georgia by broadcasting a fake news item about a supposed invasion of Russian troops and the murder of President Mikheil Saakashvili.
At least 500 soldiers mutiny after Georgia's government discovers a plot to assassinate President Mikheil Saakashvili.
Georgian Interior Ministry claims "shots were fired" at a convoy including Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili and Polish President Lech Kaczyński on the border of Georgia and South Ossetia. Several witnesses travelling with the convoy say they heard the automatic gunfire, though it was unclear from which direction it came. Polish Parliament spokesman later comments the incident was "not very serious at all", though "unfortunate" as it put the Polish president in an "awkward" situation.
Georgia's opposition says it is suspending anti-government protests in Tbilisi, after President Mikheil Saakashvili declared a state of emergency and closed all independent news outlets.