The former head of Georgia and current Advisor to the President of Ukraine Mikhail Saakashvili said that it has Started conversations with American diplomats about giving the Kiev military assistance.
"Began meeting in the U.S. Congress with the author of the Magnitsky list Senator Cardin, ahead of meetings with the competent committees of the Senate and house of representatives, with other political leaders. Subject to increasing legislative pressure to provide Ukraine defensive weapons. Many legislators immediately had never agreed to the meeting, even when I was President. 34 meetings for 3 days by my standards overloaded schedule, " wrote Saakashvili own Facebook. on February 13, the Former head of Georgia was appointed adjunct assistant to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. In addition, Saakashvili led the international Advisory Council of the reforms under the President of Ukraine. Speaking the day before the broadcast of one of Ukrainian TV channels, the ex-President of Georgia said that it wants to coordinate the provision of arms of Kiev. on February 17, it was announced that the main Prosecutor's office of Ukraine, in spite of appropriate international and bilateral Treaty, refused to Georgia to extradite ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili and former justice Minister Zurab Adeishvili. Upon written request of the main Prosecutor's office of Georgia, the issue of extradition between Kyiv and Tbilisi subject to appropriate documents - the European Convention of 1957, the Minsk Convention of 1993 and the bilateral Treaty of 1995. Fall media reported about the fact that Saakashvili and his party "United national movement" was opened in Kyiv headquarters to gain experience Maidan and arrange destabilization in Tbilisi.