Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili. Photo: Reuters
Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili. Photo: Reuters
Georgia

Jailed Georgia ex-leader Mikheil Saakashvili ‘tortured’ in custody, doctors say

  • An independent council of doctors said Saakashvili has developed serious neurological conditions as a result of torture and ill-treatment in custody
  • Saakashvili had refused food for 50 days to protest against his jailing on an abuse of office conviction he has denounced as politically motivated

Topic |   Georgia
Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili. Photo: Reuters
Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili. Photo: Reuters
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