Mikheil Saakashvili declared a hunger strike

Mikheil Saakashvili declared a hunger strike

The former Governor of the Odessa region Mikhail Saakashvili, who is in the detention center of the security Service of Ukraine (SBU) began an indefinite hunger strike. This was told by his lawyer Ruslan Chernolutsky. “He (Saakashvili — “b”) said that from the forceful power also refuses. If it is adopted the measure of restraint — arrest for 60 days, it will be hard to continue the hunger strike”, — quotes Mr. Chernovetskogo the TV channel “112 Ukraine”.


Lawyer Mikhail Saakashvili was read out and his statement with an appeal to the people of Ukraine to come out December 10 for a rally in Kiev for the impeachment of the President of Ukraine. “Baryzhnyh the authorities arrested me on false charges. So they want to intimidate you. Don’t be afraid, step on the peace Sunday rally “For impeachment”. Together we will protect Ukraine from corruption and tyranny,” reads the statement of Mr. Saakashvili and his supporters.

We will remind, near the detention center of the SBU, where after the arrest the night before was delivered by the former Governor of the Odessa region, gathered his supporters. They blocked the breath in the courtyard of the SBU.

The Prosecutor’s office said that the court, where Mr Saakashvili will be remanded, held on 9 December. The office asks you to sign Mikhail Saakashvili under house arrest.

The interlocutor of Kommersant, close to the Ukrainian security forces, said that Mikhail Saakashvili will be questioned and most likely arrested and convicted. After that he will be extradited to Georgia, or deported to Poland, where he arrived on the territory of Ukraine.