Mikheil Saakashvili Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Viewpoint: What West must do in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | BBC News

    ... South Ossetia in August 2008. This apparently lunatic Georgian move is only comprehensible if President Mikheil Saakashvili believed that the USA would intervene militarily to prevent Georgia's defeat. But the Georgians could have been forgiven for ...

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  2. Saakashvili, Nuland Discuss Ukraine Crisis In WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    A U.S. State Department official says former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili met with Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland in Washington this week to discuss the Ukraine crisis. Saakashvili, an adviser on reforms to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, said this week he is meeting with dozens of officials in Washington to advocate for U.S. arms supplies to Ukraine in its standoff with pro-Russian separatists.

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  3. Georgia's Alleged Russian-Truck InvasionRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    ... the west]," charged parliament member Nugzar Tsiklauri, Tabula.ge reported. In 2011, under ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili, leader of the UNM, the Georgian parliament canceled a five-year military transit agreement that allowed Moscow to send ...

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  4. Saakashvili Spearheading Push For U.S. Military Aid To UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    Earlier this month, former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili was appointed to a post in the government of Ukraine, head of the Advisory International Council of Reforms. But while "reform" may be the international brand Saakashvili had adopted for himself, his efforts for Kiev so far have centered around more short-term goals: acquiring western arms.

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  5. No secret meeting between Georgia's current, ex-presidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Trend

    The statement about a meeting between the incumbent president, Giorgi Margvelashvili and the former president, Mikheil Saakashvili in Kiev is an insinuation, the Georgian president's administration told Trend Feb. 25. The presidential administration said Saakashvili and Margvelashvili couldn't meet in Kiev, as on those days, Saakashvili was in Washington. Grigol Gagnidze, the head of the non-governmental organization 'International Observatory', citing a journalist from Ukraine, told the newspaper that the meeting lasted a few minutes.

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  6. Saakashvili Lobbies In Washington For Arms To Be Sent To UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili says he is meeting with U.S. lawmakers and officials in Washington to discuss "increasing legislative pressure" to provide weapons to Ukraine. Saakashvili wrote in a February 25 post on his Facebook page that "never have so many [U.S.] lawmakers agreed to meet with me, even when I was president: 34 meetings in three days."

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  7. Ukraine needs weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... he is constructing in eastern Ukraine and open the way to connecting it with Russian-occupied Crimea. Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president now working as an adviser to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, said he expects Mr. Putin ...

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  8. Georgian Interior Ministry explains appearance of Russian military vehicles in TbilisiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Trend

    ... The vehicles are in Tbilisi for sale of spare parts." Meanwhile, one of the leaders of the ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili's United National Movement Party Givi Targamadze said that these vehicles can be used for wiretapping of embassies and ...

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  9. An 'invitation' for Mr. Putin in eastern UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... he is constructing in eastern Ukraine and open the way to connecting it with Russian-occupied Crimea. Mikheil Saakashvili , the former Georgian president now working as an adviser to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, said he expects Mr. Putin ...

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  10. Economic Interests Subordinated To Political Ambitions - Opinions On Abkhazian Railway ProjectRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Groong

    OPINIONS ON ABKHAZIAN RAILWAY PROJECT 11:36 * 24.02.15 The new Georgian authorities, unlike former President Mikheil Saakashvili's administration, are willing to offer a realistic solution to the controversial Abkhazian railway project, a lawmaker from Georgia's Armenian populated region of Jabakh said, commenting on President Giorgi Margvelashvili's call for a dialogue with Russia. "While under the former government, it was absolutely pointless to address the topic, the mutual statements made on the level of high-ranking officials now allow for optimism in terms of bringing the Abkhazian railway issue to the negotiations' agenda," Shirak Torosyan of the ruling Republican faction in parliament told Tert.am.

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  11. Margvelashvili Invites Ukraine's Poroshenko To GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Georgia's presidential administration said on February 23 that Margvelashvili held talks with Poroshenko in Kyiv, where he participated along with several EU presidents in a February 22 March of Dignity commemorating pro-European protesters killed in a crackdown by the previous Ukrainian government last year. Last week, the Georgian Prosecutor General's Office said it officially asked Ukraine to extradite Former President Mikheil Saakashvili and former Justice Minister Zurab Adeishvili to Georgia.

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  12. Georgia mustn't use justice system to settle scores - Europe rights bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Georgian authorities should not use the justice system to settle political scores with the former government of Mikheil Saakashvili, a European rights body said on Friday. TBILISI: Georgian authorities should not use the justice system to settle political scores with the former government of Mikheil Saakashvili, a European rights body said on Friday.

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  13. Georgia mustn't use justice system to settle scores - Europe rights bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | AlertNet

    Georgian authorities should not use the justice system to settle political scores with the former government of Mikheil Saakashvili, a European rights body said on Friday. Dozens of former officials, including the prime, defence and interior ministers, have been arrested on charges including abuse of power and corruption since ex-president Saakashvili's party lost an election in October 2012.

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  14. Georgia to continue seeking ex-president's extraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Trend

    The Prosecutor's Office of Georgia will continue seeking the extradition of ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili and former Justice Minister Zurab Adeishvili, even in case of Ukraine's denial, Deputy Chief Prosecutor of Georgia Giorgi Gogadze said Feb. 19. "Our requirement remains in force," he said. "We will try to do everything for those wanted and suspected of committing crimes to be brought to justice.

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  15. The second test for "moral authorities"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | The Day

    ... experts' response to a sudden surge of media activity regarding this ally of former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili, which included a fake news of his appointment as director of the NABU and two lengthy interviews, centered on fighting ...

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  16. Saakashvili on Ukraine, Idiots and Shevardnadze's CatRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | EurasiaNet

    There is a cat story that Mikheil Saakashvili, now controversially appointed as Ukraine government's top foreign advisor, likes to tell. Back in 2003, when the soon-to-be-Georgian-President Saakashvili first walked into the presidential office, he was greeted there by a cat, a purring testimony to the dysfunctional administration of his overthrown predecessor, the late Eduard Shevardnadze.

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  17. Ukraine and Georgia need each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Trend

    The extradition of Georgian ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili is a matter of bilateral relations, Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland said at a briefing in Tbilisi Courtyard Feb. 17. "As far as we know, the ex-president was invited by a member of the general advisory group, founded by President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko," she said. "As you know, Ukraine strives to ensure its role in the international arena.

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  18. Georgian ex-president does not intend to hold new revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Trend

    Georgian ex-President, Advisor to the President of Ukraine - Mikheil Saakashvili does not intend to hold another revolution in Georgia.

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  19. USA was ready to hand over powerful defensive weapons to Georgia - SaakashviliRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Trend

    United States was ready to hand over powerful defensive weapons to Georgia, Ex-President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili said in an interview with Rustavi-2 Georgian TV channel. "In January 2012, after long discussions I had reached an agreement with President Obama to give us weapons," he said.

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  20. Ukraine refuses to extradite Saakashvili and AdeishviliRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | UAport

    The Chief Prosecutor's Office of Georgia has released a statement regarding extradition of Georgia's former president MIkheil Saakashvili and former Justice Minister Zurab Adeishvili.

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