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Mikheil Saakashvili: Thousands rally to call for release of Georgia's ex-president

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Mikheil Saakashvili: Thousands rally to call for release of Georgia's ex-president

Mikheil Saakashvili: Thousands rally to call for release of Georgia's ex-president

Saakashvili announced a hunger strike hours after his arrest and his doctor said this week that his condition was deteriorating.


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The 54-year-old had been undergoing treatment in hospital after a prolonged hunger strike.

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