FILE - This is a Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 file photo of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili as he gestures during a hearing in a court room in Kiev, Ukraine.
Allies of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president-turned opposition leader in Ukraine, say he was detained by masked men who they think acted on behalf of Ukrainian authorities. Saakashvili’s ally Liza Bogutskaya said on Facebook that Saakashvili was taken on Monday Feb. 12, 2018 and is being driven to the airport in the capital, Kiev. Other allies say authorities may try to deport him to Poland. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky/File)