The state of health of ex-Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili is improving, member of the state council of doctors Elena Giorgadze told reporters.
After a long hunger strike in prison, his condition stabilized. According to the specialist, yesterday the politician was able to walk a little along the corridor of the Gori hospital.
“It was a little difficult, but last night I was able to walk for five minutes. Little by little we will add physical activity to him, ”RIA Novosti quotes Giorgadze as saying.
She added that it is difficult to say how long it will take for the body to recover.
Mikhail Saakashvili was detained in Georgia in early October on charges of a number of criminal offenses. In the prison in the city of Rustavi, he went on a hunger strike, it was reported that his health was deteriorating. Last week, Saakashvili fainted and was transferred to intensive care. He stopped the hunger strike.