Georgia, Tbilisi, July 26 /Trend, N.Kirtskhalia/
After the expiry of presidency, only 26 percent of the population of Georgia would like to see
Mikhail Saakashvili as the prime minister of the country. This is the result of a survey conducted by the National Democratic Institute (NDI) June 24 - July 5, which was attended by 2,035 respondents throughout Georgia, including more than 900 - in Tbilisi.
32 percent does not agree with the opinion of Mikhail Saakashvili, who said in an interview with Le Monde that he was thinking of the office of prime minister after the expiration of his presidency, NDI director in the Caucasus Luis Navarro said as a result of the survey. It is all the same for 16 percent whether Saakashvili will be prime minister or not, while 23 percent do not have a position on this issue.
Despite this, the majority of respondents - 47 percent - supports strong presidential governance. Strong support for prime minister is provided by only four percent, 31 percent has no answer to this question.