07. 11. 2016
Mikhail Saakashvili, the governor of the Odessa region, announced his intention to resign.
The official explained his decision to leave the occupied post by tiredness. M. Saakashvili said that it was necessary to fight corruption among the country’s leadership. He also stressed that young professionals were not able to establish orderliness in the region, as they were hindered by the organizers of the old corruption schemes.
The head of the Odessa region has also reminded of electronic declarations, which had been submitted by the officials. He declared that the multimillion profits of the deputies have become the last drop in his decision about a resignation.
According to Mikhail Saakashvili, there are few corrupt clans in Ukraine for today. They are under the protection of the highest state officials.
The governor has assured the inhabitants of Odessa region, that he would continue the fight for the prosperity of the region according to the new plan.
Following Saakashvili the head of the Odessa Police Giorgi Lortkipanidze resigns.