The best actor of Georgia Vakhtang Kikabidze told Ukrainian media that joke, announced his desire to obtain political asylum in Ukraine.
According to the Ukrainian news Agency UNN, Kikabidze said in explanation, that in reality was a joke, when at a press conference in Kyiv, said that he did not object to obtain political asylum in Ukraine." If something happened in Georgia, I would have asked for political asylum in Ukraine, " said Kikabidze. Tuesday Kikabidze began a tour around the cities of Ukraine with the concert program "My years, my treasure' on its 75th anniversary. On the same day Kikabidze said that he was considering on getting political asylum in Ukraine. For his part, Advisor to the head of the interior Ministry of Ukraine Anton Geraschenko said that Kiev is not against the provision of shelter, If the Artist will be submitting an official request. Remember, in October of last year Kikabidze said that If I was young, would participate in special operations in the East of Ukraine. Singer-songwriter, Actor and film Director Vakhtang Kikabidze was born in 1938 in Tbilisi. He is the people's artist of Georgia, as well as the winner of the State prize of the USSR (1978 film "Mimino" ) and the State prize of Georgia Rustaveli (2013). He is married and has two children. The singer has cancelled all concerts in Russia after the 2008 war in Georgia and then on to the Russian public does not act.