Tornike Rijvadze: As Tragic the end of Shindisi Heroes was, so Great was their Devotion to the Country

The heroes of Shindisi battle were remembered in Batumi. Tornike Rijvadze and members of the Government honored the heroes of 2008 war with the moment of silence.

‘Today we remember the most outstanding soldiers of the August war, the heroes of Shindisi. As tragic the end of Shindisi heroes was, so great was their devotion to the country. This is a true example of what a true patriot should look like’ – the Chairman of Ajara AR Government Tornike Rijvadze said.

The Shindisi Heroes Memorial was decorated with flowers and the memory of the heroes dedicated to the 12th anniversary of the Shindisi Battle was honored by public figures, ministers, municipal leaders. 17 trees were planted in the name of the warriors, who died heroically.