December 9, 2017 12:17 IST

Supporters free ex-Georgian leader from Ukrainian police

1 of 5 Ukrainian supporters,Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili,Mikheil Saakashvili
Georgian former President Mikheil Saakashvili flashes a victory sign after he was freed by his supporters in Kiev, Ukraine December 5, 2017. Credit: Reuters
2 of 5 Ukrainian supporters,Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili,Mikheil Saakashvili
Georgian former President Mikheil Saakashvili is detained by officers of the Security Service of Ukraine, conducting a search of his apartment, in Kiev, Ukraine December 5, 2017. Credit: Reuters
3 of 5 Ukrainian supporters,Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili,Mikheil Saakashvili
National Guard officers clash with supporters of Georgian former President Mikheil Saakashvili during a search of Saakashvili's apartment in Kiev, Ukraine December 5, 2017. Credit: Reuters
4 of 5 Ukrainian supporters,Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili,Mikheil Saakashvili
Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili reacts after he was freed by his supporters in Kiev, Ukraine December 5, 2017. Credit: Reuters
5 of 5 Ukrainian supporters,Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili,Mikheil Saakashvili
Police officers use tear gas against supporters of Georgian former President Mikheil Saakashvili during clashes in Kiev, Ukraine December 5, 2017. Credit: Reuters