The Head of Odesa's regional administration Mikheil Saakashvili announced that he is extremely sorry to leave the oblast center. He said that during his speech broadcasted by 112 Ukraine TV channel.
“I have leaving Odesa. When I came here I said that Odesa is the city with the biggest potential in Ukraine. Now when I am leaving Odesa a year later I believe it even more, that the criteria of Ukraine’s success is Odesa in blossom, rich and when it becomes the most famous world brand for Ukraine. Not only the main see gates into Ukraine, but the main economic center of Ukraine with very talented people,” – Saakashvili noted.
Earlier Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko commented on the Mikheil Saakashvili's resignation and said that he hopes tomorrow the Government accepts his resignation from the position of the Head of Odesa's regional administration, if he decided to do politics.
As it was reported on Monday, the Head of Odessa's regional administration Mikheil Saakashvili announced his resignation. He said he decided to reside and start a new period of his struggle against corruption in Ukraine.