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  1. U.S. Increasing Combat Training for Georgian MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | EurasiaNet

    ... This is something that Georgia has been asking for for many years, since the days of President Mikheil Saakashvili regularly visiting Washington asking for anti-tank weapons and air defense systems in order to be able to defend against the Russian ...

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  2. Mikheil Saakashvili: Belarus To Become FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Charter97

    Poland and other European countries need to develop their political relationships with Turkey, despite the attempt of a military coup and the wave of arrests that run through the country after it, - the chairman of the Odessa Regional State Administration Mikheil Saakashvili said, speaking at the Warsaw East European Conference. He also called upon Poland to create a "belt of cooperation" with the countries of the Black Sea Region, radyjo.net reports.

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  3. Lack of progress on NATO may turn Georgia towards RussiaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Yahoo!

    ... NATO membership was helping boost her support. Burjanadze used to be a senior ally of former president Mikheil Saakashvili, who set Georgia on its pro-Western path. But she since changed tack. She visited Moscow for talks with Russian officials ...

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  4. Stakes are high in attempt to clean up a notoriously bribe-heavy customs serviceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | PressReleasePoint

    ... of an outsider than she is. "This country had had unchanged elite for 25 years," says Odessa Governor Mikheil Saakashvili. "These guys, they miserably failed the country." One year ago Saakashvili was appointed to be governor of Odessa - and granted ...

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  5. Lack of progress on NATO may turn Georgia towards RussiaRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Groong

    ... NATO membership was helping boost her support. Burjanadze used to be a senior ally of former president Mikheil Saakashvili, who set Georgia on its pro-Western path. But she since changed tack. She visited Moscow for talks with Russian officials ...

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  6. Mystery Surrounds Istanbul-Attack Suspect's Past in GeorgiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | EurasiaNet

    The one-armed and one-legged presumed mastermind of the June 28 attack on Istanbul's AtatA1 4rk Airport , Ahmed Chatayev , has triggered a flurry of finger-pointing and a possible government investigation in Turkey's eastern neighbor, Georgia. Georgian National Security Services Director Vakhtang Gomelauri said on July 5 that a probe may be launched into "whether or not [Chatayev] was [a government] agent, and whether or not he collaborated" with the Georgian government under ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili.

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  7. US and Georgia sign 'defence partnership'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | DefenceTalk News

    ... Georgian Dream party, backed by billionaire tycoon Bidzina Ivanishvili, against former president Mikheil Saakashvili's United National Movement. Ukraine, meanwhile, is struggling to implement reforms promised under the Minsk Accord designed to halt ...

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  8. Kerry reassures NATO hopefuls Georgia and UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | EurActiv.com

    ... Georgian Dream party, backed by billionaire tycoon Bidzina Ivanishvili, against former president Mikheil Saakashvili's United National Movement. Ukraine, meanwhile, is struggling to implement reforms promised under the Minsk Accord designed to halt ...

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  9. Will Anaklia ever become 2nd Batumi?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Al+ Armenia

    ... factories or plants in the town. There are many unfinished houses here. The locals miss the years when Mikheil Saakashvili was President of the country. "Everything ended with the end of his presidency," Nanuli Pipa says. Many young residents of the ...

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  10. HandoutIstanbul Terror Brain Was an InformantAkhmed Chatavey is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Daily Beast

    ... of explosives. But he was released shortly after, in spite of protests by then lame-duck President Mikheil Saakashvili (now the mayor of Odessa) and Lortkipanidze. "The problem was that the government in Georgia changed and in a couple of months the ...

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  11. Nino Burjanadze sees no prerequisites for Saakashvili to return to power in GeorgiaRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | Groong

    Nino Burjanadze sees no prerequisites for Saakashvili to return to power in Georgia by Marianna Mkrtchyan Friday, June 24, 13:39 There are no prerequisites for former president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili to return to power, as the overwhelming majority of the Georgian population does not want it. The statement came from Nino Burjanadze, former speaker of the Georgian parliament, Leader of the Democratic Movement - United Georgia Party, in response to ArmInfo's question as to whether Saakashvili may return to power any time soon.

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  12. That Daily Vertical: Always The VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    ... During Russia's war with Georgia in 2008, Russian state media persistently accused Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili of committing "genocide" in South Ossetia And, of course, when a popular uprising in Ukraine overthrew the corrupt pro-Moscow ...

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  13. The Morning Vertical, June 21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    ... During Russia's war with Georgia in 2008, Russian state media persistently accused Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili of committing "genocide." And of course, when a popular uprising in Ukraine overthrew the corrupt pro-Moscow regime of Viktor ...

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  14. Giorgi Kanashvili: In case Karabakh conflict is settled, Armenia is...Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | ARMINFO news agency

    ... problems of the Samtskhe-Javakheti region densely populated by Armenians. Do you see any prospects for Mikheil Saakashvili's return to Georgia and to power in the context of the upcoming parliamentary elections in that country and the strong ...

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  15. On the Lighter Side: Wacky Bridge StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Transitions Online

    ... have disappeared in Russia. The Bridge of Peace, built during the rule of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, is one of the most beautiful modern bridges in Georgia. But the structure has earned itself a rather regrettable monicker due to ...

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  16. Unique speakers' geography is the key characteristic of Grain UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Agricultural Market

    ... the support of the ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine and the Governor of Odessa Region Mr. Mikheil Saakashvili. The organizer of the conference is <

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  17. Opening of the new grain season with Grain Ukraine in OdessaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Agricultural Market

    The first International GRAIN UKRAINE conference will take place in Odessa on the 23-24th of June, with the support of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine and the Governor of Odessa Region Mr. Mikheil Saakashvili. The organizer of the event is "TIS Group of Terminals", the head of the organizational committee is Mr. Andrey Stavnitser.

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  18. Ivanishvili Suggests Georgia Must 'Patiently Wait' For Russian Approval On NATORead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Tbilisi in 2008 was to keep the nation out of the Western military alliance. Unlike former President Mikheil Saakashvili, a staunchly pro-Western figure whose party was ousted from control of parliament by Georgian Dream in 2012, Ivanishvili has ...

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  19. Opera Star Vows to Become Georgia's Next Prime MinisterRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... voters, while 14 percent would vote for the United National Movement, the party of former President Mikheil Saakashvili. Thirty percent said they don't know which way they'll vote in the Oct. 8 elections. Georgian Dream was founded by Bidzina ...

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  20. Insight - How a 26-year-old Ukrainian took on Odessa's customs serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Star Online

    ... customs and the fraud would have been discovered had they remained there. Supporting Marushevska is Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian President who became Governor of the Odessa region last year, picked out by Poroshenko on the strength of ...

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