Mikheil Saakashvili / REUTERS photo
Tbilisi city court found former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili is guilty in the case about the beating of MP Valery Gelashvili.
The indictment of Saakashvili, the judge was made some time ago, reports the edition “Georgia online”.
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By decision of the judge, ex-President of Georgia was sentenced to 6 years imprisonment. Mikheil Saakashvili also deprived of 2 years and 3 months the right to hold office.
The attack on Gelashvili occurred in 2005. Officers stopped the car of an official and beat him. Gelashvili with serious injuries were taken to hospital. Vposledsvii he said that Saakashvili, which Gelashvili accused of immoral actions and the seizure of his property, personally organized the attack on him.
As UNIAN reported earlier, Saakashvili was denied entry to Ukraine until 2021.