Corruption fight: Saakashvili's resignation passed by the Cabinet

14:38 Nov. 9, 2016

Saakashvili's resignation passed by the Cabinet

Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine's meeting, November 9, 2016. Kyiv, Ukraine (UNIAN Photo)

President's approval will be the final step for resignation process

Cabinet of Ministers accorded the resignation of Odesa region governor Micheil Saakashvili. The decision was made during the meeting on personnel issues. After the Cabinet's approval the papers on resignation will go to the President Administration.

President Poroshenko promised to sign it as soon as he receives the Cabinet approval. 

Read more I helped to oust PM Yatseniuk - Saakashvili

Micheil Saakashvili announced his resignation on Tuesday. He explained the desicion with inability to overcome corruption.

Read more Saakashvili accuses Poroshenko of corruption support (Updates)

Saakashvili blamed President Poroshenko of lies and support of criminal clans in the region. 

Read more Saakashvili era in Odesa: TOP-10 promises examined

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