09 December 2021,   10:46
Mikheil Saakashvili addressed the supporters from the bars of the cell

Mikheil Saakashvili greeted the supporters gathered at the 12th penitentiary institution in Rustavi from prison.

He addressed his supporters from the cell with the words: “You are the best”. The former president was able to make contact with his supporters for only a few seconds.

Later the Special Penitentiary Service released a statement regarding this issue.

“Mikheil Saakashvili seized the opportunity to address his supporters outside the prison when he was taken for a shower. By doing so he violated internal regulations. However, law enforcement officers responded to the illegal act immediately”, - reads the statement.