Russian opposition activist Maria Gaidar was appointed assistant Manager of the Odessa region Mikhail Saakashvili, mass media.
"I have never worked in such a team. We will carry out real reforms, " said Gaidar at a ceremony in Odessa, her words quoted referring to the BBC journalist Natalia used land to produce food.
"The fact that we were joined by one of the brightest Russian politicians said about the fact that We are invincible," said Saakashvili, introducing his new assistant. According to the newspaper, Saakashvili promised to provide the Gaidar Russian Ukrainian citizenship. Remember, in the summer of Gaidar was a candidate for the Moscow city Duma 43 constituency (areas Arbat, Novy Arbat, Khamovniki). She passed almost 5 thousand Signature sheets if necessary 4 491 thousand, however, the district electoral Commission acknowledged the considerable part of them invalid. Among the violations ? signature five dead people, a mismatch between name and surname of the signatory and his passport data, and also non-existent citizens. Gaidar appealed this decision, but in the last month of summer, the Supreme court acknowledged the legitimate refusal Gaidar registration of a candidate in the Moscow city Duma. Elections in the capital's Parliament was held in a single voting day on September 14. Candidates nominated for the elections it was necessary to collect signatures of 3% of the residents of the electoral district in which they are running, plus 10% of that number in the form of " stock ".