Leader of Georgia’s Girchi Zurab Japaridze says he will run for president in 2018
Zurab Japaridze, leader of the New Political Centre — Girchi party in Georgia, said he will run for president in October’s election in 2018, APA’s Georgia bureau reports.
15:36 16 April
Saakashvili to work as lecturer at Dutch Speakers Academy
Georgia ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili has written on Facebook he will now start work as a lecturer at the Speakers Academy of the Netherlands.
17:19 07 April
Saakashvili's Supporters Protest Near Ukraine's Chief Prosecutor's House
Supporters of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and an opposition figure in Ukraine, launched a protest near the house of Ukrainian Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko with a demand to release Saakashvili's associate Severion Dongadze, the ex-Georgian leader's Movement of New Forces party said in a statement, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
00:51 25 February
Ex-Georgian leader banned entry to Ukraine till 2021
Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, who has been stateless since July 2017, has been banned entry into Ukraine till 2021, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
01:44 22 February
Ukraine deports Saakashvili on charter flight to Poland - border service
Former Georgian president, ex-governor of Ukraine's Odessa region and current opposition leader, Mikheil Saakashvili was deported from Ukraine on Monday on board a charter flight bound to Warsaw, a spokesman for Ukraine's border service stated, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
20:42 12 February
Ukraine court rejects Saakashvili extradition protection appeal
A Ukrainian appellate court on Monday rejected an appeal by opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili for protection against his possible extradition, said Saakashvili's lawyer, APA reported citing Interfax Ukraine.
16:50 05 February
Mikheil Saakashvili sentenced to 3 years in jail in absentia
The first verdict has been announced in the Georgian courts against former President Mikheil Saakashvili, APA reported citing InterpressNews agency.
11:49 05 January
Saakashvili confirmed readiness for talks with Poroshenko
Former head of Odessa State Administration Mikheil Saakashvili stated that he is ready to hold political talks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and the Presidential Administration, APA reports quoting RİA Novosti.
07:28 17 December
Putin on Saakashvili's actions: This is 'a spit in the face of Ukrainian, Georgian people'
What the former president of Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili, is doing now is a spit in the face of the Ukrainian and Georgian nations, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at his annual news conference in Moscow on Thursday, APA reported citing EADaily News Agency.
15:31 14 December
Kyiv court turns down prosecutor's motion to place Saakashvili under house arrest - UPDATED
Kyiv's Pechersky district court has turned down the prosecutor's motion to place leader of the Movement of New Forces Party in Ukraine and ex-president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili, who is accused by the Ukrainian authorities of trying to stage a coup sponsored by Russia, under around-the-clock house arrest for two months, APA reports quoting UNIAN.
23:00 11 December
Ex-President of Georgia goes on hunger strike in Ukrainian Jail
Mikheil Saakashvili, Georgia’s ex-president and former Ukrainian regional governor, has been arrested in Kiev. The embattled politician was initially detained Tuesday but his supporters blocked the police minivan he was in and set him free, APA reports quoting sputniknews.
07:38 09 December
Mikheil Saakashvili detained in Kyiv
"They detained Mikheil, now taking him to the Security Service office on Askoldova!!!" Saakashvili’s ally David Sakvarelidze wrote on Facebook, APA reports quoting UNIAN.
01:01 09 December
Poroshenko: Situation around Saakashvili not worth international attention
The situation around ex-President of Georgia, former Governor of Odesa region Mikheil Saakashvili isn’t worth international attention, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said in a joint press conference with President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė, APA reported citing 112.International.
17:00 08 December
Ukrainian interior minister calls on Saakashvili to abide by law
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has called on leader of the Movement of New Forces party and former Odesa regional governor Mikheil Saakashvili to abide by the law and respond to the charges brought against him.
18:12 05 December
Saakashvili supporters free him from police van after detention in Kiev
Ukrainian supporters of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili freed him from a police van on Tuesday, after his detention sparked clashes with police in central Kiev, television pictures showed, APA reported citing Reuters.
16:00 05 December
Former president of Georgia moves to tent camp outside Ukraine's parliament
Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian President turned fiery Ukrainian oppositionist who leads the Rukh Novikh Sil [New Forces Pathway] movement, on Tuesday moved to the protesters’ tent camp opposite the Verkhovna Rada national parliament, APA reports quoting TASS.
02:28 25 October
Saakashvili announced disappearance of his three associates in Kyiv
The former governor of the Odessa region, Mikheil Saakashvili, announced the loss of his three associates in Kyiv, APA reports quoting RIA Novosti.
07:25 22 October
Ukrainian police report some 6,000 attending rallies in central Kyiv
Around 4,500 people are taking part in a rally outside the building of the Verkhovna Rada, the Ukrainian parliament, and another 1,500 are attending a rally near the National Bank of Ukraine, according to Kyiv Post.
16:52 17 October
Saakashvili's issue must be resolved through legal means: Ukrainian FM
The issue in relation to former Georgia’s president Mikheil Saakashvili must be solved though legal means, Ukraine’s Foreign Ministry Pavlo Klimkin told reporters in Baku on Tuesday, APA reported.
19:49 03 October
Saakashvili asks Ukraine for political asylum
Georgia’s former president Mikheil Saakashvili has asked Ukraine for political asylum, Saakashvili’s lawyer Markiyan Halabala said, APA reported citing Ukrainski Novini.
17:31 03 October