US BRINGS CHARGES AGAINST V. HARUTYUNYAN, WHO THREW GRENADE ON BUSH
Pan Armenian News 08.09.2005 06:31
/PanARMENIAN.Net/ The US has brought charges against Georgian citizen Vladimir Harutyunyan, who had thrown a grenade on US President George W. Bush during the latter's visit to Tblisi. Harutyunyan, 27, is charged in attempt at Bush and illegal storage and use of arms. A US Department of Justice statement notes that if the trial on Harutyunyan's case is held in the US, he may be sentenced to life imprisonment. If this is the case, only having announced the verdict will the US authorities make a decision on extradition of Harutyunyan if requested.