There might be nothing to this
, as it might be just the police doing what it should and the opposition just seizing the opportunity to smear the government, but I think it gives rise for concern.
Support for Georgia by democracies should not be linked to specific persons. It should be linked to the progress of democracy there. This could be indicated now by showing high level attention to Ms Burjanadze and other prominent figures in Georgia from both the opposition and government aisles.
Saakashvili has done a lot of good for Georgia, however lately his record is not that impressive (and I am not referring to the war). We shouldn't forget the example of Yeltsin where initial progress ended up squandered.