“Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili has been detained and transferred to a prison,” announced Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili.
“Our law enforcers carried out an operation to arrest wanted Mikheil Saakashvili. The law enforcement agency had preliminary information about his route from Ukraine to Georgia, this process was under full control,” Garibashvili stated.
Mikheil Saakashvili has been arrested and transferred to a penitentiary facility. https://t.co/y2QXQ51JLW
— MIA of Georgia (@MIAofGeorgia) October 1, 2021
Earlier today, Mikheil Saakashvili released a video on his Facebook page saying he is in Batumi, Georgia.