The head of state signed the corresponding decree.
President Volodimir Zelensky has excluded the provision about the loss of Mikhail Saakashvili Ukrainian citizenship. This is stated on the website of the President, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
Earlier, Saakashvili asked Zelensky to return him to the citizenship of Ukraine. The former Governor of Odessa region with the help of his lawyer sent a letter to the Ukrainian President.
We will remind, in July of 2017, President Petro Poroshenko has deprived Saakashvili Ukrainian citizenship when he was in the United States.
In September of the same year the politician crossed the Polish-Ukrainian border, surrounded by their supporters, accompanied by a confrontation with the border guards and police officers.
Garden Zelensky asks to return Saakashvili citizenship
In February 2018 Saakashvili, was detained in Kyiv and delivered by plane to Warsaw. It was taken in Poland according to the statement on readmission filed by the National migration service of Ukraine.