- 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.
- Demonstrators assemble in Tbilisi, Georgia, to demand the resignation of President Mikheil Saakashvili.
- Protests against Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili continue in Tbilisi.
- Georgian Interior Ministry claims "shots were fired" at a convoy including Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili and Polish President Lech Kaczynski 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.
- Georgian opposition parties choose Levan Gachechiladze as their common candidate to challenge President Mikheil Saakashvili in the 2008 presidential election.