ECHR selection on the Saakashvili situation
According to attorney Shota Tutberidze, the European Court docket of Human Rights has not still produced a remaining conclusion on the situation of Mikhail Saakashvili. The present response concerning the transfer of Saakashvili to Poland for procedure is only a momentary evaluate.
“This is not the closing determination of the ECHR in the circumstance of Saakashvili, the place the court docket considers this scenario in relationship with the violation of Saakashvili’s basic legal rights in essence. This was a procedural selection, that is. … That is, the defense at the beginning of the procedure experimented with and applied all the things, even the smallest and theoretical levers, which ended up presented by the European Conference on Human Rights and the procedures of courtroom work.
The non permanent measure was 1 of these mechanisms, and on this procedural issue, the European Court docket did not instruct the Georgian authorities to promptly transfer Saakashvili to Warsaw, at least until finally the review of the complaint is complete… Only this procedural portion, about which we acquired an reply now. Having said that, we regularly said that the major point in this situation is to consider the criticism on its merits, that is, the European Courtroom will examine this issue and contemplate this criticism on its merits, and, of system, a last decision will be created,” Shota Tutberidze mentioned.
Saakashvili himself wrote on social networks in reaction to the decision that “the combat for lifestyle, for Ga, for Ukraine continues”.
“I want all my supporters and all sane persons to understand that they have been questioning me for just about two years on definitely fabricated expenses, I am entirely harmless.
My only criminal offense is that I created a state less than Russia’s nose and decisively turned it towards the European Union and NATO. Now all the things is in great danger, and that’s why I’m in jail by buy of Putin.
Georgians of the full environment and 1st of all in Georgia, loudly declare this injustice!
I fought all my mindful life for the flexibility of Ga, I want Ga to discuss out even louder for my liberty and for all the unjustly imprisoned.
International international locations will not do our operate for us, the West and the free earth will assist us only if they see our even further unceasing wrestle.”
On May well 12, the Minister of Justice of Georgia, Rati Bregadze, declared that the European Courtroom of Human Legal rights refused to transfer Mikhail Saakashvili to Poland for remedy.
According to the minister, this implies that “all actions of the state ended up right and met the highest expectations of human rights”.
The minister additional that if there is a recommendation from health professionals about the chance of transferring Saakashvili to a penitentiary institution, the authorities will transfer him.
The application for the software of an unexpected emergency evaluate in the case of the third president of Ga was sent to the European Court docket of Justice a thirty day period ago, on April 11. In advance of that, on April 2, the consilium produced by the People’s Defender frequented Mikhail Saakashvili in the clinic “Vivamed” and published an alarming conclusion.