The leader of the Ukrainian party “new force”, Saakashvili broke his arm to the elderly woman, reports “Russian conversation” with a link to the portal Odessit.ua.
The incident happened on Tuesday, July 9, at the courthouse where case was heard the mayor Gennady Trukhanov, which was accused of illegally purchasing the buildings of the former factory “region”. The court decided to acquit the mayor and canceled the arrest of the property of everyone involved.
To the courthouse came, Saakashvili and his supporters. They tried to break inside and entered into a scuffle with law enforcement officers.
Trying to get to the courthouse Saakashvili struck the elderly woman who stood in his way. In the end, the woman was taken to a medical facility where she was diagnosed with a broken arm.
Later, the security forces managed to push the controversial policy and its supporters on the street.
Earlier, Saakashvili spoke in a raised voice tones with the Verkhovna Rada Deputy Oleg Lyashko in the air of one of Ukrainian TV channels.