At the Kiev Court of Appeal where the case of Mikheil Saakashvili is being discussed, the break was announced. The reason was the shouting and noise of Mikheil Saakashvili"s supporters in the hall.
The supporters of Mikheil Saakashvili performed the anthem of Ukraine at the start of the meeting.
Judge"s panel discusses granting status to the third president of Georgia.
The former governor of Odessa addressed the supporters in the hall before the session at the Appeal Court and said that the script was written by Poroshenko in advance. According to him, the court has an assignment to deprive him of the status as soon as possible to simplify his expulsion from the country.
"This court is not a court, it is a circus. This is very good because people see where the truth is, all this goes live, it is a tribune for us and in the end I do not doubt that we will win. Ordinary people, tens of millions of Ukrainians are on our side.Just a few hundred people only because they are in power do not mean anything.The police, law enforcement agencies, people can not stand the government.
Mikheil Saakashvili"s attorneys filed a motion on the recusal of thepanel of judges at the Court of Appeal before the trial, but they have not yet received the answer.