The ex-President of Georgia and former Governor of Odessa Michael Saakashvili said on his page in Facebook that the questionnaire on the basis of which he was deprived of Ukrainian citizenship, a completed and signed someone else.
«I responsibly claim that this is not my signature and I have not filled in the questionnaire! I demand to immediately conduct a graphical examination, here we are dealing with a criminal offence! Now you realize how high up in state government has been infiltrated by crooks!», — says Saakashvili.
On 26 July, the Verkhovna Rada Deputy Ihor Mosiychuk was announced that Mikhail Saakashvili’s decree of the President of Ukraine deprived of Ukrainian citizenship for the fact that Saakashvili is allegedly not indicated in the questionnaire that is under investigation in Georgia.
In response, Saakashvili stated that he would fight for the right to remain a citizen of Ukraine. The former Governor promised to appeal this decision in the Ukrainian courts and the European court of human rights.
Earlier, the Georgian authorities have deprived Saakashvili Georgian citizenship. Thus any citizenship other than Ukrainian, Saakashvili did not possess.
The citizenship of Ukraine former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili issued a decree Poroshenko on may 30, 2015, and on the same day he was appointed Governor of the Odessa region. In November 2016, he resigned from this post, explaining his decision fatigue «from the constant deception and corruption» and announcing that he plans to create his own party in Ukraine.
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