Maggie Kikaleyshvili. Member of the coalition of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) "Eurasian choice - Georgia" were not allowed to Odessa To participate in the campaign against the detention of Ukrainian correspondents. The coalition reported that the new Governor of Odessa region Mikhail Saakashvili acts With opponents the same methods As in his tenure as President of Georgia.
"As you know, in Ukraine, for example, in the Odessa region, because of divergence of views With officials in Kiev were caught Ukrainian correspondents Artem Booze and Elena Glishinskaya. Confirmed that against Busily used torture and other methods of inhuman treatment, " reminds the coalition in its own statement.
"in defence correspondents were made by their colleagues from different countries, people's deputies of European Parliament, Commissioners of the public of Ukraine and other countries. In order to Express solidarity on June 24, in the Odessa region were scheduled demonstrations of disagreement. To participate in the action today (Wednesday) morning he came to Odessa, the leader of the youth wing of the coalition " Eurasian choice - Georgia Mamuka Zandukeli, which without any explanation to the country was not allowed, and he now resides in Odessa airport ", - reported in circulation.
the head of the coalition " Eurasian choice - Georgia Archil Chkoidze said Fins news that Saakashvili, being now in power in Ukraine, continues the battle With political opponents.
"I regret that the action of the authorities of Ukraine (on the principle of" like mother like daughter " ) resemble the style used in Georgia by Saakashvili in the battle With political opponents were acceptable by any means. Urge the President of Ukraine without delay to respond to a gross violation of human rights. We also Call on international organizations to raise the voice against the violation of rights and dignity of the person and not use double standards when the narrative is about freedom of speech and of expression ", - informs the coalition " Eurasian choice - Georgia ".
Mamuka Zandukeli - the head of public organization " Our homeland ", the leader of the youth organization "Society of Irakli II," members of the coalition " Eurasian choice - Georgia ".