Former Georgian leader and the ex-governor of Odesa region Mikheil Saakashvili said he would return to Georgia in the near future. He said that in an interview with 1+1 TV channel.
'In a month or three', Saakashvili said when asked how soon he planned to go to his homeland.
On May 28, Mikheil Saakashvili got his Ukrainian citizenship - again. This is mentioned in the decree of President Volodymyr Zelensky who reinstated the citizenship of the former Georgian leader.
On May 29, Saakashvili returned to Ukraine.
On July 26, 2017, President Petro Poroshenko, by his decree, ceased Ukrainian citizenship of Saakashvili. On January 29, the Supreme Court began to consider the legality of this decision. On February 12, 2018, the border guards expelled the ex-president of Georgia from Ukraine to Poland as part of the readmission procedure.
The scandalous politician said he had no plans to continue his political career in Ukraine, let alone to run for the Parliament.