The President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili has called an insult to the possible appointment of former President Mikheil Saakashvili in the government of Ukraine and stated that relations between Kiev and Tbilisi have a deficit of trust. Reports about it “Sputnik Georgia”.
Zurabishvili noted that recognizes the inadmissibility of interference in internal Affairs and personnel policies of another country. “But it’s also unacceptable and otherwise strange choice of the Ukrainian authorities to appoint to any public position of the person, criminal acts which are not only the verdict of the Georgian justice, and decisions of the European court of human rights”, she said and underlined that Saakashvili is accused of serious corruption crimes.
Because of his appointment, the friendship between Kiev and Tbilisi can be alleviated warns Zurabishvili. She expressed regret that the two countries already having a “trust deficit”. “I can’t imagine what kind of person could be so important that Ukraine could put on the scales a long-term relationship between our two countries and to ignore our institutions and debasing our society”, — the politician noted.
Earlier the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky invited Saakashvili to take the post of Deputy Prime Minister for reform. Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Gakharia promised in this case to recall its Ambassador from Kiev. At home, Saakashvili is accused in several crimes. On April 28 reported that Zelensky decided not to appoint the former Georgian President in the Cabinet of Ministers.
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