Mikheil Saakashvili

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The Hindu
World View: A crisis of Kiev’s own makingSince this week's terrorist attack in front of Ukraine’s Parliament building, t
World View: A crisis of Kiev’s own making
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Since this week's terrorist attack in front of Ukraine’s Parliament building, theories have been floating in the media about who had the most to benefit from it. A “day of fury” was proclaimed on Monday by the Ukrainian nationalist party Svoboda... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Georgia On His MindThe first time former U.S. REp. Sam Gejdenson arrived in Georgia, sent as part
Georgia On His Mind
New Haven Independent / Posted 3 days ago
The first time former U.S. REp. Sam Gejdenson arrived in Georgia, sent as part of a National Democratic Institute delegation with John McCain and Strobe Talbott in 2002, the country struck him as having far more surprises than he had planned... Read more
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BBC News
Russian nationalist thinker Dugin sees war with Ukraine - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Russian nationalist thinker Dugin sees war with Ukraine
BBC News / Posted 15 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Russian nationalist thinker... Read more
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Christian Today
Ukraine: Fighting flares between government forces and Russian-backed rebelsA man cries outside his damaged house, which locals said was hit by shelling, i
Ukraine: Fighting flares between government forces and Russian-backed rebels
Christian Today / Posted 18 days ago
A man cries outside his damaged house, which locals said was hit by shelling, in Donetsk, Ukraine. Fighting flared between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed rebels in separate parts of eastern Ukraine overnight, killing at least two Ukrainian... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Civilians, soldiers die in east Ukraine fighting as Putin visits CrimeaKIEV Fighting flared between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed rebels in sepa
Civilians, soldiers die in east Ukraine fighting as Putin visits Crimea
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 18 days ago
KIEV Fighting flared between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed rebels in separate parts of eastern Ukraine overnight, killing at least two Ukrainian soldiers and several civilians, Kiev's military and separatist sources said on Monday. The... Read more
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The Star
Civilians, soldiers die in east Ukraine fighting as Putin visits CrimeaKIEV (Reuters) - Fighting flared between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed re
Civilians, soldiers die in east Ukraine fighting as Putin visits Crimea
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
KIEV (Reuters) - Fighting flared between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed rebels in separate parts of eastern Ukraine overnight, killing at least two Ukrainian soldiers and several civilians, Kiev's military and separatist sources said on... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Masked men attack Ukraine gay rights activistsMasked men on Saturday fired tear gas into a venue in the Ukraine port city of
Masked men attack Ukraine gay rights activists
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
Masked men on Saturday fired tear gas into a venue in the Ukraine port city of Odessa where gay rights activists were to hold a forum after deciding against marching in defiance of a ban. They threw “several” tear gas grenades at the participants... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Masked men hurl smoke bombs at Ukraine gay rights forumMasked men hurl smoke bombs at venue of Ukraine gay rights forum Masked men ha
Masked men hurl smoke bombs at Ukraine gay rights forum
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
Masked men hurl smoke bombs at venue of Ukraine gay rights forum Masked men have hurled smoke bombs into a venue in the Ukraine port city of Odessa where gay rights activists were about to hold a forum. They threw "several" smoke bombs at the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Ukraine activists scrap gay pride paradeGay rights activists in Ukraine have cancelled a planned pride parade in the po
Ukraine activists scrap gay pride parade
Sky News Australia / Posted 21 days ago
Gay rights activists in Ukraine have cancelled a planned pride parade in the port city of Odessa after a local court banned the event. 'The decision of the court is illegal and violates our constitutional right of assembly,' Kyrylo Bodelan, a... Read more
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Rappler
Ukraine activists scrap gay pride parade after court banODESSA, Ukraine – Gay rights activists in Ukraine have cancelled a planned prid
Ukraine activists scrap gay pride parade after court ban
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
ODESSA, Ukraine – Gay rights activists in Ukraine have cancelled a planned pride parade Saturday, August 15, in the port city of Odessa after a local court banned the event. "The decision of the court is illegal and violates our constitutional right... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Remembering Russia's Unlucky Augusts (As I write this article, I am aware, as I have been every day for the last year
Remembering Russia's Unlucky Augusts (
The Moscow Times / Posted 22 days ago
As I write this article, I am aware, as I have been every day for the last year, that despite any number of Minsk agreements, we have reason to believe that the war in eastern Ukraine could suddenly intensify in scope and violence at any moment. In... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Propaganda Feeds on Kiev's Culture WarA series of Ukrainian bans on Russian cultural works and prominent artists, inc
Russian Propaganda Feeds on Kiev's Culture War
The Moscow Times / Posted 23 days ago
A series of Ukrainian bans on Russian cultural works and prominent artists, including a recent blacklist of 38 Russian books, has been seized on by state-owned Russian media and used to burnish already pervasive propaganda tropes of Ukraine as an... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Georgia's Central Bank Scapegoat for Country's Problems � OfficialTBILISI — Georgia's Central Bank has become a scapegoat for economic problems t
Georgia's Central Bank Scapegoat for Country's Problems � Official
The Moscow Times / Posted 26 days ago
TBILISI — Georgia's Central Bank has become a scapegoat for economic problems that have been exacerbated by the plunge in Russia's ruble and conflict in Ukraine, Governor Georgy Kadagidze told Reuters. He said Georgia needs at least $1.5 billion in... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Russian Opposition Cornered by Authorities in Regional Election RaceAttempts by the opposition's Democratic Coalition to take part in upcoming regi
Russian Opposition Cornered by Authorities in Regional Election Race
The Moscow Times / Posted 26 days ago
Attempts by the opposition's Democratic Coalition to take part in upcoming regional elections have been thwarted by local election commissions' refusal to register its members as candidates, in what analysts say is a concerted effort to nip... Read more
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Civil Georgia
Court Orders Rustavi 2 TV Asset FreezeA court in Tbilisi has ordered a freeze on the assets of the Rustavi 2 TV, whic
Court Orders Rustavi 2 TV Asset Freeze
Civil Georgia / Posted 28 days ago
A court in Tbilisi has ordered a freeze on the assets of the Rustavi 2 TV, which has been sued by one of its former owners, who seeks to claim back his shares in the leading Georgian television station. Kibar Khalvashi, a businessman who was Rustavi... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Odessa Deputy Governor Gaidar Gives Up Russian CitizenshipMaria Gaidar, a Russian political activist recently appointed deputy governor o
Odessa Deputy Governor Gaidar Gives Up Russian Citizenship
The Moscow Times / Posted 29 days ago
Maria Gaidar, a Russian political activist recently appointed deputy governor of Ukraine's Odessa region, has given up her Russian citizenship, news agency Interfax reported Friday. "I submitted an application to relinquish my Russian citizenship",... Read more
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Daily Mail
Roman Abramovich lends £1.5billion superyacht to novice rapperRoman Abramovich agrees to lend £1.5billion superyacht to upcoming rapper who w
Roman Abramovich lends £1.5billion superyacht to novice rapper
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Roman Abramovich agrees to lend £1.5billion superyacht to upcoming rapper who writes him a thank you note and promises not to bring girls on board Russian rapper Timati wrote a note to thank Roman Abramovich for lending him his super yacht He is... Read more
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Civil Georgia
One of Ex-Owners in Court Bid to Reclaim Rustavi 2 TVKibar Khalvashi, who co-owned Tbilisi-based Rustavi 2 television station in 200
One of Ex-Owners in Court Bid to Reclaim Rustavi 2 TV
Civil Georgia / Posted 29 days ago
Kibar Khalvashi, who co-owned Tbilisi-based Rustavi 2 television station in 2004-2006, has filed a lawsuit seeking to claim back his shares in the broadcaster. The move prompted Rustavi 2 TV and some opposition parties, especially UNM, to allege... Read more

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