The former president of Georgia, Mikheil Saakashvili, delivers a speech during a court hearing in Tbilisi, Georgia, on 2 December 2021. Saakashvili was convicted in absentia of abuse of power during his presidency and arrested upon his return from exile. Photo by Irakli Gedenidze via Globe Media/Reuters.
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