Readmission Saakashvili in Poland is legal, but should understand the process of its implementation

Readmission of former President of Georgia and leader of the “movement of new forces” Mikheil Saakashvili from Ukraine to Poland was legitimate, but there are questions to the procedure of its implementation, stresses Parliament Commissioner for human rights Valeria Lutkovska.

“Readmission were really legitimate. Another question, how it was performed and not whether in this case the excessive use of force against the person. This is a question that remains. The question remains regarding transportation, it’s one of the questions I asked and the border, and migration services. There are still some procedural issues that affect readmission, on which I would like to get answers, and there is still one question: is it possible to implement the readmission of a person who has the status of the accused,” – said V. Lutkovska in the air of channel 5 on Wednesday .

She recalled that he had opened proceedings and requested the State border service, State migration service and other agencies regarding the readmission procedure Saakashvili. “Requests are only sent, I’m waiting for answers. Depending on what they will be, we can talk about violations or not,” – said the Ombudsman.

As reported, Saakashvili February 12, were detained in Kiev and returned to Poland on the readmission procedure. Polish border guard has informed that Saakashvili adopted on the territory of Poland on the basis of statements of the State migration service of Ukraine on readmission. The Ministry said that taking into account the fact that Saakashvili is spouse of a citizen of a member state of the European Union, “the request of the Ukrainian side was perceived positively”.

V. Lutkovska opened the proceedings, which will be explored readmission procedure Saakashvili from Ukraine to Poland. “We have opened proceedings for this reason. In this production, preparing appropriate requests to the Prosecutor General concerning the procedural status of Mr. Saakashvili. Prepare appropriate requests to the border service and migration regarding the readmission procedure in the use of private aircraft and other things”, – said the Agency “Interfax-Ukraine” the representative of the Ombudsman for public relations Mikhail Chaplya 13 Feb.

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