Tbilisi is implementing the “political aggression” against Kiev, it threatens to problems of Georgia, warned the head of the Ukrainian presidential party “servant of the people” David Arakhamiya. The scandal began after the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky was offered the post of Deputy Prime Minister ex-President of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili.
The head of the Ukrainian parliamentary faction of the “Servant of the people” David Arakhamiya criticized the promise Tbilisi to withdraw its Ambassador in Kiev for consultations, if the ex-President of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili will be appointed Deputy Chairman of the government of Ukraine.
Member of Parliament stated that no external forces have no right to give Kiev the instructions for the conduct of personnel policy, and warned that Georgia will have problems in case of withdrawal of the Ambassador.
“It’s not US who say, “you Have diplomatic problems”. This Georgia. It is necessary not to forget about it”, — said the Ukrainian parliamentarian, calling the rhetoric of Tbilisi “political aggression”.
On the eve of Saakashvili met with the faction of the “servant of the people” and answered the deputies ‘ questions, and then journalists. From the words of the policy, it became clear that the post of Deputy Prime Minister he intends to deal with the economy and negotiations with the International monetary Fund.
“The President instructed me to do the negotiations with the IMF and the international financial institutions. Ukraine needs much more help than she gets,” said Georgian politician.
The economic situation in the country really poses the question of assistance from the IMF in the category of priority. In 2020, Ukraine should pay $17 billion foreign debt. Two-year program Fund provides for the payment of Kiev in the amount of $5.5 billion.
The Ukrainian government must meet the remaining condition is to adopt a law on the inadmissibility of returning banks to their former owners. The initiative is primarily aimed at oligarch Igor Kolomoisky and Privat nationalized.
March 31, Kiev has fulfilled the penultimate condition of the IMF: the Verkhovna Rada adopted the law on the sale of land.
As noted in conversation with “Газетой.Ru” Director of the Kiev Center of political researches and conflictology Mikhail Pogrebinsky in the negotiations with the IMF Saakashvili will not be a useful figure.
“I think that Saakashvili suggested that [President of Ukraine Vladimir] Zelensky: “I’ll do it, for a start, the negotiations with the IMF and poreshat all the issues there, I know everyone there and drank with them “Kindzmarauli”, etc. And do the works first, and then will reform and fight against corruption”. I don’t think he the President gave such a task,” — said the expert.
According to the analyst, the IMF position on this issue is already known.
“They’re waiting for will be voted “andikalovsky” law. The earth have already voted and the money will give one hundred percent, regardless of whether there is Saakashvili or not. But Saakashvili will tell you how he solved the problem with the IMF”, — concluded the analyst.
Ex-Georgian President, apparently, is determined to address the economic sector in Ukraine. According to Saakashvili, it is planning to develop “extraordinary steps” to save the economy.
Saakashvili spoke about the understanding with Zelensky. He noted that for a long time communicates with the President of Ukraine on various issues.
“All the issues we have almost 100% understanding, and I want to support it”, — Saakashvili said.
He said he was not asked about the post of Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, this proposal came from the Zelensky. In addition, the Georgian ex-President said that also talked with the Prime Minister of Ukraine Denis Megalam.
It is noteworthy that even two months ago, Saakashvili criticized the work Zelensky and stated that she was “disastrous”. The TV channel “112 Ukraine” the former Governor of the Odessa region expressed the view that the actions of the head of the country will lead to economic crisis, which will provoke the collapse of the country into five parts.
The politician noted that the country can return half a million Ukrainians that were in Europe, but now have lost their jobs. In this regard, Saakashvili called on the authorities to prepare the tax benefits, have a clear government program to reduce taxes, to stimulate returning home and lending.
A week later, Saakashvili said that the country is not ready for an economic crisis that inevitably will follow. He noted that Russia, for example, there is a “safety cushion” in the form of financial reserves in the amount of $600 billion Due to this country can endure low oil prices, Ukraine is waiting for “a real tsunami”, said Saakashvili.