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Georgia bank robber escapes after hostages freed

Local media in Georgia say an armed man who held dozens of people at a bank in the west of the country has escaped. Police say they freed 43 hostages after a tense standoff that started on Wednesday. The assailant is reportedly armed with a hand grenade.
Al Jazeera’s Robin Forestier-Walker has more.

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    This man is a f GENIUS! Respect!

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    Looks like a soldier or policeman,not to worried about anything,maybe that chief got part of the money

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    Putin’s involvement against Georgia’s sovereignty

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    Probably from Abkhazia

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    DareDeviL!!!
    Appreciative move by Security Forces 👍👍👍
    Life Matters much more than money!

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    He who has the money will come to the market tomorrow buying a lot of unnecessary stuff! 🙂

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    Professionals have standards

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    500.000 Georgian Lari equals £118.35 GBP

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    Did he get any money

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    The police needed Samuel L Jackson to be The Negotiator for them

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    Iskandar Norbekov

    What ? No helicopter Chase , or at least small drone could have helped to locate him???

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    coming to theaters soon

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    I thought it was the Georgia State

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    A future Netflix original in the making.

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    See what Netflix does make people do

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    I wonder how much it cost him to get away?

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    hehe he watched la casa da papel

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    I am planning this kind of money hiest too pray for me for success 🔥🔥🔥👅👅👅

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    shalva keghoshvili

    it was near the election period, in the pandemic where government can not lockdown because their win in election is more important, so they needed another "attention remover" act and so done.

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    Best way of getting money from these greedy incompetent political elites…

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    TOUGH TIMES AND SO YOU WILL SEE CRIMES LIKE THIS MORE. THIS PANDEMIC VIRUS IS CAUSING A LOT OF POOR PEOPLE TO BE EVEN POORER. IT'S ALSO CAUSING A LOT OF PROBLEMS WORLDWIDE AND MORE PEOPLE ARE BECOMING MORE DESPERATE AND WILL DO ANYTHING TO SURVIVE.
    HOPE THEY NEVER CATCH HIM.
    THE HOSTAGES ARE ALL SAFE, ALL ALIVE AND BECAUSE HE BANK GOT INSURANCE ON THE MONEY.

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    Georgians will blame It on Russian.

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    I ALSO AND BELIEVE THAT HIS GET AWAY VEHICLE WAS VERY CLOSE BY. GREAT WORK AND ESPECIALLY IN A DEATH AND TOUGH TIMES LIKE THIS…😋😋🤣🤣😅😳😳😬😬🤣😂

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    ties with the police chief of course

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    Money heist season 5🤭

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    Good. I'm happy he got away

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    I really appreciate how the government of Georgia save the life of the hostage's they give what the demand of terrorist for the sake of the hostage's inside the bank

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    Ok same time next week mate

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    GTA V starting scene 😂😂😂😂

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    Looks like an ex military…..

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