In Kiev left the custody of ally Saakashvili

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The Pechersky district court of Kiev prolonged the arrest of a former ally of Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili, Severina Dangadze, to 31 March, according to the website of Saakashvili’s party «the Movement of new forces.»

«The Pechersky court prolonged the detention period Severina Dangadze, who had already served behind bars for 60 days, however during this time, was never summoned for questioning or other investigative action. In the «new forces» believe that thus Dangadze trying to pressure him to testify against Mikheil Saakashvili», — stated in the message of the party.

Earlier in the party Saakashvili announced the arrest of Dangadze, which was charged with the crime provided by article «the assistance of members of the criminal organizations and concealment of their criminal activity».

A court in Kiev on 6 December arrested Dangadze for two months. Press Secretary of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Larisa Sargan reported that Dangadze arrested within the criminal case initiated under article «infringement of territorial integrity and inviolability of Ukraine», which sanction provides imprisonment for the term up to five years. The defence appealed the measure of restraint.