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The 112 Georgia Emergency and Operative Response Center was created in 2012 by the country of Georgia Ministry of Internal Affairs, as a Legal Entity of Public Law. The service was created for establishing an effective emergency communication system. It is a 24-hour emergency response center that receives calls from all over Georgia via the unified emergency number: 1-1-2. Before this there existed 3 independent emergency numbers in Georgia for Fire/Rescue, Police patrol, and medical emergencies.