Court In Georgia Orders Arrest Of Ex-president Saakashvili

wochit politics
August 02, 2014 AT 8:24 AM
A court in Georgia issued an arrest warrant for former president Mikheil Saakashvili on Saturday in relation to abuse of power charges that his supporters say are politically motivated and which have prompted expressions of concern from Western leaders. Dozens of former officials have been arrested on charges such as abuse of power and corruption since Saakashvili's party lost an election to the Georgian Dream coalition two years ago. "The government...