Georgia protesters angered by promises broken on electoral reform

Riot police use water cannon on protesters calling for electoral reforms but government says to wait until 2024.

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    Thousands of people in Tbilisi, Georgia have demonstrated, blocking the streets around Parliament, saying the government has failed to deliver on electoral reforms.

    Georgia's electoral system allegedly favours the ruling party.

     

    Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker reports from Tbilisi, Georgia.


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