Third President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili has addressed protesters demanding his freedom.
''Huge thanks to you all who participate in protests demanding my freedom. I'm keeping a watchful eye on these protests, and you are empowering me. You don't even know how intense is my desire to hug you all,'' Saakashvili wrote.
Mikheil Saakashvili was detained on 1 October. He declared a hunger strike 19 days ago.