Saakashvili announced plans to create a “new political force” and to achieve early elections to the Verkhovna Rada
Mikhail Saakashvili, who said earlier in the week about the resignation of the Governor of the Odessa region, and then released from his post, spoke about his further participation in the life of Ukraine. The former head of the regional administration is going to create a new political force and wants to make an early election to the Ukrainian Parliament – Verkhovna Rada.
About Saakashvili said on Friday, November 11, at a briefing in Kiev, reports “Ukrainian truth”. “Our goal is to hold early elections in a short time,” said the ex-Governor.
Saakashvili also announced the creation of a new “political force” to counter “the huckster”, which controls the Parliament and the government. “I want to say that we are creating a vast new political power. Our goal is to change the present so-called elites, and in fact the drug dealers, who control the government and the Parliament”, – said the politician.
Saakashvili promised that the new Association will not accept anyone, “who was in Parliament more than one term, who is more than two years working in the public service, not big business”.
The ex-Governor announced his plans to travel around the region and to speak directly to the people. The politician assured that he will not negotiate with other representatives of political elite.
It is worth noting that the previous parliamentary elections in Ukraine were held early October 26, 2014 on the background of the crisis, which ended with the dismissal of the leadership of President Viktor Yanukovych after mass protests, generally referred to as Euromaidan.
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on 10 November signed a decree which freed Saakashvili from the post of Chairman of the Odessa regional state administration. The head of the state administration he was appointed may 30, 2015. Before that, he received Ukrainian citizenship. December 4, 2015 the President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili signed a decree on the termination of Georgian citizenship Saakashvili in connection with the adoption of citizenship of another state.
At the briefing of November 7, Saakashvili declared that leaves the post of head of the Odessa regional state administration. Its decision, the politician explained that he’s tired of unfulfilled promises of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and corruption, which is supported by the country’s leadership.
Leaving his post, Saakashvili assured the citizens that he would continue the political struggle. “I’m a soldier who is much as you can and then as much as necessary. How much for the complete victory and to rid Ukraine of this filth, this corruption of the dirt that capitalisim on the blood of our soldiers, the victims of the Maidan, which has betrayed the idea of the Ukrainian revolution and whose only motivation is to line their own pockets, to strengthen your clan and finally to Rob Ukraine”, – said the politician.
Saakashvili from 2004 to 2013 he was President of Georgia and then went to the United States, was engaged in teaching. At home he initiated four criminal cases, including the embezzlement of public funds.