Penitentiary service says ex. pres. Saakashvili violated prison regs by addressing crowd outside

The crowd had gathered in front of the No. 12 penitentiary facility in the town of Rustavi. Photo: Nino Alavidze/, 21 Oct 2021 - 21:58, Tbilisi,Georgia

The Special Penitentiary Service of Georgia says former president Mikheil Saakashvili has violated the prison regulations by addressing the crowd from a cell earlier today.

The penitential service has announced that Saakashvili, who had a bathing day, was isolated in a bathroom when he approached the window of the cell and shouted at the crowd outside the prison.