The ex-President of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili temporarily was going to take the post of Chairman of the Odessa regional state administration. The people’s Deputy from «popular front» Anton Gerashchenko said on air of the author’s program of Dmitry Gordon «GORDON» on the TV channel «112 Ukraine».
«Saakashvili is the man who in the Odessa region, frankly, has outlasted and waited for the results of the elections in Georgia, which was in October 2016. He worked really Governor. He expected that his party will again gain a large percentage, and he will be able to return to Georgia,» – said Gerashchenko.
According to him, Saakashvili’s party «suffered a crushing defeat» in the elections because the former Georgian President promised to return to the country and to settle scores with anyone.
«As a result, today in his party, where there were 26 deputies in October, it came out 21 MP, he is survived by five. He is a complete political bankruptcy in the country. So now he is doing everything possible to try to seem «any» to the Ukrainian people. But the frantic PR and clumsy actions that he takes, is wrong and unfair,» – said the MP.
Saakashvili was appointed head of the Odessa regional state administration in may 2015. November 7, 2016, he stated that resigned. In particular, Saakashvili has accused Ukrainian authorities in support of corrupt clans.
In February 2016, the politician said that his team will win is scheduled for January 2017 elections in Georgia.
19 November 2016 Saakashvili has announced the creation of the party «movement novih forces.» The Ministry of justice registered it on 28 February 2017.
April 19, 2017 of the party «freedom» and «Ruh novih forces» came together.
In Georgia, Saakashvili is accused of abuse of power, suppression of anti-government protests in Tbilisi in November 2007, as well as the seizure of the TV channel «Imedi». In July of last year against it criminal case has been opened.
In August 2014, the Tbilisi court arrested in absentia Saakashvili. Interpol has recognized the illegal Declaration of the ex-President wanted, as he noticed in the charges against former Georgian President signs political persecution.
Anton Gerashchenko about Saakashvili: He worked really Governor 16.07.2017