Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko has denied recent media information that Ukraine is allegedly preparing to extradite former head of the Odesa Regional State Administration Mikheil Saakashvili to the Georgian side. This was reported during conversation with journalists.
Responding to the Interfax-Ukraine’s question whether the information is true, the prosecutor general said: “No, this is not true. Ukraine does not extradite its citizens. Period.” Lutsenko said.
Earlier, it was reported about alleged option to extradite Saakashvili on Georgia’s request by media with reference to the sources in Presidential Administration.