The leader of the party «movement novih forces,» Mikhail Saakashvili, speaking to supporters in Kiev, called his arrest «a provocation and theft». It is reported by the correspondent of the edition «GORDON».
«SBU, which turned into a branch of the FSB organized a provocation with a traitor of the revolution of dignity, totally unworthy Lutsenko (the public Prosecutor of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko. – «GORDON») with my abduction from the apartment that I rented in the center of Kiev. They have an agreement with Putin (Russian President Vladimir Putin. – «GORDON») and the Georgian oligarch Ivanishvili (former Prime Minister of Georgia Bidzina Ivanishvili. – «GORDON») to put me in Georgian jail and get rid of me in Ukraine, to get rid of the voice that says that they are thieves,» said Saakashvili.
After his words the crowd shouted: «Gang get out!» and «shame!», then Saakashvili continued.
«I accuse Lutsenko SBU of provocation, manipulation of facts, the creation of fake events. What about relations with the Party of regions may be involved? Poroshenko (President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. – «GORDON») was the founder of the Party of regions, he was shining the shoes of Yanukovych,» – said the leader of «the Movement of new forces.»
The crowd began to shout «Impeachment».
«They wanted to make a provocation in the style of the FSB, but they did not work, as Ukraine – not Russia, and Poroshenko will never be Putin,» – said the politician.
On the morning of 5 December, the speaker of the security Service of Ukraine Elena Gilanskaya said that in the house at Saakashvili the General Prosecutor’s office conducts investigations. Activists tried to block the exits of the building. At the house of ex-President of Georgia scuffle.
Independent MP Yuriy Derevianko, said that the ex-President of Georgia was detained. The policy was placed in the car security service, car blocked by protesters.
The detention of Saakashvili confirmed in the SBU. It was said that he was detained under part 1 of article 256 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (promotion of members of the criminal organizations and concealment of their criminal activities).
The Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko said that Saakashvili had received from Russia about $500 thousand for financing meetings with the aim to overthrow the government in Ukraine. In addition, according to the head of the GPU, in addition to the seizure of power, the purpose of the leader of the «Movement novih forces» the termination of the criminal proceedings against fugitive businessman Sergei Kurchenko and the restoration of its control over assets in Ukraine.
Day 5 Dec activists freed Saakashvili from the minibus of law enforcement, the politician urged his supporters to go to the Parliament building and demand the adoption of the law on impeachment of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. Activists arrived to the tent city in the capital Hrushevskoho street.
Saakashvili: SBU, turned into a branch of the FSB organized a provocation with my kidnapping 05.12.2017