Saakashvili has sought asylum in Ukraine

Саакашвили попросил убежища в Украине

Saakashvili is trying to stay in Ukraine

The state migration service is in no hurry to answer.

Former President of Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili has filed a petition to grant him political asylum in Ukraine. This was reported by his lawyer Markiyan Halabala, transfer Ukrainian news.

“The request to provide citizens with additional protection and political asylum is, in fact, one and the same. Just in the home often use the concept of “political asylum”, – said the lawyer.

He also added that the State migration service has not yet responded to the petition to Saakashvili. The answer had to do during the day.

Earlier, Saakashvili said that the Georgian authorities with the assistance of Ukraine are preparing charges against him in the attempted coup.

In turn, the Prosecutor General Yuri Lutsenko called reasons that make it difficult to extradite the former Odessa Governor Mikhail Saakashvili in Georgia.


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