Breakthrough Saakashvili in Ukraine: the interior Ministry has called the new number of victims

In the course of events related to breakthrough in the Ukrainian-Polish border at the checkpoint “shehyni” on Sunday, September 10, injured 13 police officers and 9 employees of the State border service. This was stated in the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine.

“Following the events of the 10th of September at a border checkpoint during protection of a public order were injured and received injuries of varying severity 13 9 police and border guards,” – said the Director of the Department of communication of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Artem Shevchenko.


  • Saakashvili signed a Protocol on illegal border crossing

He said that one of the police officers proximal humerus fracture and other injuries of lesser severity.

According to Shevchenko, the state border service was 15 protocols according to article 204-1 of the code of administrative offences (illegal crossing or attempt of illegal crossing of the state border).

In particular, according to him, the protocols were composed against four Ukrainian journalists, ten foreigners and against the very Mikheil Saakashvili.

As you know, September 10, at about 20:00 Saakashvili still managed to break into the territory of Ukraine, using the help of several hundred activists. The crowd, whose ranks were including people’s deputies of Ukraine, broke through the ranks of guards at the checkpoint “shehyni” and had a policy in Ukraine.

Earlier it was reported that in the course of events at “shehyni” injured 16 security officials. The police have already made information on the fact of breaking the boundaries of Saakashvili in the Unified register of pre-judicial investigations under article 332 “Illegal transportation of persons through the state border of Ukraine”. Article provides imprisonment for the term from three to seven years, if these actions committed on preliminary arrangement by group of persons.

Recall. at the beginning of September , Ukraine received a request from Georgia for the arrest and extradition of Saakashvili. The Prosecutor’s office of Ukraine said: given the fact that criminal cases, in respect of which extradition is requested Saakashvili, pending before the Tbilisi city court, according to article 574 of the criminal procedure code of Ukraine “the request of the competent authorities of Georgia will be considered by the Ministry of justice of Ukraine“.