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Anti-Corruption Crusader: Saakashvili and Ukrainian Authorities

anti-corruption crusader: Saakashvili said he will not turn himself in, though prosecutors were welcome to see him at the camp outside the Supreme Rada where about 100 supporters gathered, according to Toronto Star. I'm ready to host their investigators here at the camp, he said. Ukrainian authorities accuse Mikheil Saakashvili, Georgia's former president and now an anti-corruption crusader in Ukraine, of colluding with Ukrainian businessmen to topple President Petro Poroshenko. From the very beginning they refused to register my party, then stripped me of my citizenship, then lied. It was the police's second unsuccessful attempt to arrest Saakashvili in as many days. Shame on you. ( As reported in the news.