Saakashvili made a video about the deprivation of his Ukrainian citizenship
The former head of the Odessa region Mikheil Saakashvili made a video about the deprivation of citizenship of Ukraine.
Saakashvili said that “feels ordinary Ukrainians” and noted that he lives in Ukraine more than 13 years. The former head of the Odessa regional state administration stated that he has only one nationality – Ukrainian.
Saakashvili deprived of Ukrainian citizenship because of the hidden facts in the biography – Gerashchenko
“Now I want to make to refugee status. This will not happen! I’m not going anywhere to stay and get any status! I will seek the legal right to return to Ukraine.” – Saakashvili said.
However, he did not say, where is now and when going back to Ukraine.
We will remind, the former President of Georgia and former head of the Odessa region Mikheil Saakashvili lost Ukrainian citizenship. Information, which was previously distributed in the Network, TSN has confirmed informed sources. As explained by TSN, Saakashvili loses citizenship on the basis of paragraph 2 of article 19 of the Law “On citizenship”, namely on the basis of false data stated in the questionnaire. The documents, which filled a former Chairman of the Odessa regional state administration, it was stated that he is not under investigation in Ukraine or abroad, but we know that in Georgia, Saakashvili has been in absentia arrested.
Ukrainian citizenship Saakashvili gave his decree the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko at the end of may 2015. On the eve of obtaining his Ukrainian passport was appointed Chairman of the Odessa regional state administration. In December 2015, it was deprived of Georgian citizenship.
At the head of the Odessa region , Saakashvili worked for a year and a half, after which he announced his resignation, accusing the President of violating the promises and progress to senior positions in the regional administrations of the “old corrupt”. Then the former President of Georgia announced the creation of their own political powerwhich will go on elections to the Ukrainian Parliament.
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