Georgia's President Mikhail Saakashvili: His lasting legacy
26 October 2013 Last updated at 05:05 BST
Georgia is preparing to choose a new president in an election on Sunday.
President Mikhail Saakashvili won a second term in 2008. He swept to power in the "Rose Revolution" in 2003, but lost control of parliament in 2012.
Rayhan Demytrie looks into one lasting legacy of the man, who in the West is know as the person who brought democracy to the country.