KIEV, December 26. /TASS/. The leader of the party “Movement new forces,” Mikheil Saakashvili intends to plead with the security Service of Ukraine (SBU), as well as to file a lawsuit in the European court of human rights (ECHR) for “unlawful abduction of the officers”.
Conflict of Mikhail Saakashvili with the authorities of Ukraine. Dossier
“We are now preparing a lawsuit against the security service for armed robbery, assault, kidnapping… They kidnapped me! And it is now officially confirmed by the court – he said to journalists on Tuesday, having been to the building SBU, where he was summoned for questioning. – We are also preparing a lawsuit in the European court of human rights, I will demand compensation for the abduction.”
Saakashvili on December 8 was arrested and placed in prison, he was charged with receiving from Russia nearly $500 thousand in funding meetings to overthrow the Ukrainian government . The Prosecutor demanded for the policy measure in the form of house arrest wearing an electronic bracelet. December 11, Pechersky district court of Kiev decided to reject the prosecution’s request and released Saakashvili in court. The General Prosecutor of Ukraine filed an appeal. Meeting of Appellate court of Kiev was held on December 22, but was postponed to 3 January, as the Pechersk district court handed the case materials.