Politician appointed a mass rally on November 7 in the day of the session of Parliament
Mikheil Saakashvili at a rally in front of Ukrainian Parliament 22 octaborate: Zuma/TASS
The protesters under the building of the Verkhovna Rada “a nationwide collection for greater political reform” intend to expand their demands to include the requirement for the adoption of the law on impeachment of the President.
“After they do not accept our terms, and we need to expand,” – said the leader of the “movement of new forces” Mikhail Saakashvili on Sunday in Kiev.
He said that if Parliament and the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko does not want to hear the protesters, they have to go, and called for early elections in Ukraine – as parliamentary and presidential.” And if the President will continue to ignore the demands of the protesters, “we must decide what it needs to go, and to elect a new President,” Saakashvili said.
He stressed that participants do not prepare a coup. The politician also suggested that presidential elections in Ukraine were held according to the new mechanism using primaries.
Saakashvili emphasized that on November 7, when Parliament will meet in plenary session, on the square in front of the Parliament building should come more people to remind parliamentarians about their requirements is to adopt a new law on elections of people’s deputies, to create anti-corruption court and to cancel parliamentary immunity.
“If they all accepted 7 November, it is a good step. But if they don’t, then we should find other peaceful forms than to stand under their Windows… – said the politician. – We can’t stand here forever, we can’t be here forever to freeze”.
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Saakashvili also stressed that gathered under the building of Parliament “there is a mechanism to change the power”.
As the correspondent of “Interfax-Ukraine”, in the Constitution square in front of the Parliament building in Central Kiev at the present time Council is organized activists. On the square there were about 500-700 people of all ages. The rally is peaceful.
Over the weekend in front of the Parliament, Saakashvili presented his “Plan of salvation of Ukraine” and called for further action in Parliament at least until the next plenary week (according to the calendar of Parliament – 7 November).
October 17 at the walls of Parliament were declared perpetual campaign of opposition. The protesters demanded the adoption of laws on abolition of parliamentary immunity, and the reform of electoral legislation. Protesters camped outside Parliament.
Meanwhile, this week the public Prosecutor of Ukraine Yury Lutsenko reported about the refusal of the State migration service in providing the ex-President of Georgia, former head of Odessa regional state administration, the leader of the party “movement new forces,” Mikheil Saakashvili in obtaining refugee status. On the eve of Saakashvili stated that the Prosecutor General’s office of Ukraine is preparing documents for his arrest and extradition to Georgia.
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