Fifty Georgian Muslims receive Holy baptism in Batumi (Georgia)
Fifty Georgian Muslims were baptized together in
During the three-year-occupation of Ajaria by the Turks, nearly all Ajarian Georgians were Islamized. The tendency toward returning to Christianity became apparent in the beginning of 1990s. The proportion of Christians to Muslims in the beginning of this century in Ajaria was 1:1. In the recent years, the Christianization of the local Muslims has become more active.