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  1. Georgia On His MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New Haven Independent

    ... the latest episode of his eponymously named show on WNHH radio. Beginning with the political career of Mikheil Saakashvili and ending with a discussion of Georgian wine, he and guest Tamta Otiashvili discussed the political, culinary, artistic and ...

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  2. Podcast: The Odesa FileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Weekday Magazine

    ... and controversial figures. On this week's Power Vertical Podcast, we discuss former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili's efforts to reform Odesa, and why they are so vital to Ukraine's efforts to become a European state. Joining me are co-host ...

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  3. Putin slams 'external control' over Ukraine on Crimea visitRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Thanh Nein News

    ... February 2014 ouster of former Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych. Flamboyant former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili, who once fought a brief war with Russia, has been appointed as head of the strategic Odessa coastal region. Putin held a ...

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  4. Masked men hurl smoke bombs at Ukraine gay rights forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | ABC News

    ... influence and nationalist far-right groups have grown more prominent. Odessa regional governor Mikheil Saakashvili, the Westernising ex-president of Georgia, kept his distance from the controversy, with his administration insisting it was a matter ...

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  5. Gay Activists In Odesa Cancel Gay-Pride Festival After Court RulingRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | Weekday Magazine

    ... ust 13-16 events would be protected under the city's new pro-Western governor, former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili.

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  6. Gay-Pride Event Banned In OdesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Weekday Magazine

    ... events would be protected under the city's new, fiercely pro-Western governor, former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili. But organizing committee head Anna Leonova says that appeals to officials over the event, which included plans for a march, ...

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  7. Georgian And Ukrainian Generals Meet, Discuss RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | EurasiaNet

    ... previous government have joined Ukraine's government as high-level officials, led by former President Mikheil Saakashvili, now governor of Odessa. Georgia's MoD even went so far as to blame the former government for the death of a Georgian volunteer ...

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  8. How to break the vicious circle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Day

    ... patriotic nation. True moral authorities are few and far between, and no one listens to them. We invite Mikheil Saakashvili and other foreigners, not realizing that we must rely on 'national base.' As our princes of yore invited the Varangians to ...

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  9. Georgia's Central Bank Scapegoat for Country's Problems - OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... Kadagidze, the only high-ranking official left from the administration of Georgia's former president Mikheil Saakashvili, has been criticized by government officials and the ruling coalition for his monetary policy. "Expectations among market ...

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  10. Ex-Georgian president trying to save Ukraine from Russia's orbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | The Washington Post

    In Ukraine's last-ditch battle to stamp out official thievery and wrest the nation from Russia's orbit, an unlikely leader is heading the charge. Mikheil Saakashvili, the crusading ex-president of Georgia, is trying to upend Ukraine's most lawless region as the new governor of the smuggling stronghold of Odessa.

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  11. Ex-Leader of Georgia Tackles Ukraine CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Wall Street Journal

    Mikheil Saakashvili, center, the former Georgian president who is now the governor of Ukraine's Odessa region, spoke with locals near Odessa in May with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, left. KOMINTERNIVSKE, Ukraine-For residents of this small town in southern Ukraine, the new regional governor's inaugural visit was surprising: He came not in an official motorcade, but on a cramped minibus.

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  12. Georgia's DefMin Takes Aim At State Defense IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | EurasiaNet

    ... Center. The development of a domestic defense industry was a big priority of the former government of Mikheil Saakashvili's United National Movement Party. And while the Georgian Dream coalition, which ultimately supplanted the UNM, campaigned ...

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  13. Odessa Deputy Governor Gaidar Gives Up Russian CitizenshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... 4, Interfax reported. As noted by the agency, former Georgian President and current governor of Odessa Mikheil Saakashvili appointed Gaidar as his deputy on July 17. At a time when tension between Moscow and Kiev over the ongoing conflict in Ukraine ...

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  14. Roman Abramovich agrees to lend A 1.5billion superyacht to upcoming ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Daily Mail

    ... and support for Vladimir Putin and recently backed Moscow on the Ukraine crisis Osessa governor Mikheil Saakashvili - the former president of Georgia - dubbed him a 'Putin sycophant' and demanded he should not be allowed 'onto embattled but free ...

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  15. Press ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Armenian Liberty

    ... and musician] Boris Grebenshchikov from Russian culture (because he met with former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili), to prohibit any historical event which is discussed in not particularly nice colors for Russia or the Soviet Union such ...

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  16. The Time-Proved President for a Tired CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | CNN

    ... starts not with 'when', but with 'who'. Who will become his successor? The Governor of Odessa Oblast Mikheil Saakashvili has been making most serious preparations to the presidential race. He seems to be the most probable choice. There is quite a ...

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  17. Ukraine grants citizenship to Kremlin critics Maria Gaidar and Vladimir FedorinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Big News Network.com

    ... Russians who still view her as betraying her homeland. Gaidar was selected by former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili -- another non-native Ukrainian and vocal Putin critic who has headed the Odessa region since May. Ukraine's presidential ...

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  18. How To Become A Citizen Of Post-Maidan UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Weekday Magazine

    ... her new citizenship just two months after her boss, Odesa Governor and former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, received his. There was some speculation that Poroshenko appointed Saakashvili -- whose time in office in Tbilisi was marked by a ...

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  19. Kremlin Critic Working With Saakashvili Gets Ukrainian PassportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... she told the Kommersant daily in late July. She now works in the gubernatorial administration of Mikheil Saakashvili - a former president of Georgia and outspoken critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin - who was in late May appointed governor of ...

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  20. "Mikheil Saakashvili's Odesa experiment"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The Day

    ... DAYS AND COMPLETELY BLOCK SMUGGLING" / Photo by Mykola TYMCHENKO, The Day Two months have passed since Mikheil Saakashvili's appointment as head of the Odesa Oblast State Administration. Of course, it is way too early for any significant results, ...

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