The Minister of justice of Georgia Tea tsulukiani said on Thursday that requested the Ukrainian authorities to formally assure the assignment of the Governor of Odessa, wanted in his home country on four articles of the criminal code ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili of citizenship of Ukraine, reports journalist OPINION in Tbilisi.
in her expressions, the answer until not received.
"We need official confirmation of the Ukrainian authorities, as long as this account extends the conflicting information," she said. According to Thea Tsulukiani, " If officially determined that it has obtained the citizenship of Ukraine, will immediately begin the procedure of deprivation of Georgian, according to Georgia laws." Under Georgian law, dual citizenship in Georgia the country is prohibited. If it is determined that a citizen of Georgia received the citizenship of another country, begins under the legislative act, the procedure to stop Georgian citizenship. Remember, at the end of may the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko gave the former President of Georgia Ukrainian citizenship and legally said of his appointment Odessa Governor. In the Parliament of Georgia has called the appointment of Saakashvili Governor of Odessa region by a mistake of the Ukrainian authorities, and inhabitants of Odessa fifteen held a protest calling for Saakashvili to " go home ".