"United National Movement" will elect a new chairperson by means of universal electronic ballot.Planned amendments have been discussed in the political council format for several hours. The meeting will discuss organizational issues and preparation for the 2020 parliamentary elections.
Political council members are also discussing the upcoming elections. Mikheil Saakashvili has joined the political council members online now.
"Today"s composition discusses two main issues - this is the upcoming elections in May, preparation of the party for this election and the second issue is the organizational issues of the congress.
"Naturally, these are two very important issues and many issues are discussed and today we are going to make concrete decisions about the two issues, the structure of the political council will not change, but some members may be added to the political council.
" Structural changes are planned in the party, one of them is the election of a new chairman. Exactly these issues are being discussed at this moment, "said Zaal Udumashvili, chairman of the United National Movement"s Tbilisi organization.
As for the midterm elections, as it is known, Nika Melia or Sandra Roelofs may present the National Movement in Samegrelo, but as Tina Bokuchava said, the issue is not yet decided and the discussion is in progress.The party congress might be held on March 24, but no decision has been taken yet.
As it is known, it is not yet decided whether the congress will be held in any region.
Mikheil Saakashvili calls on the supporters to elect Grigol Vashadze as the party leader . The leader of the United National Movement (UNM) released this morning the video-clip about the necessity of changes in the party.