Mikheil Saakashvili Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Ukraine refuses to extradite ex-Georgian President SaakashviliRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Russia Taday

    Despite an existing extradition agreement, Kiev has refused to hand over Georgia's ex-president Mikhail Saakashvili and former justice minister Zurab Adeishvili to Tbilisi, the Georgia's chief prosecutor's office said. "The Ukrainian side has failed to cooperate with the Office of the Chief Prosecutor of Georgia in the matter of the extradition of Mikhail Saakashvili and Zurab Adeishvili to Georgia, and has refused to extradite the above mentioned persons," a statement on Georgian chief prosecutor's office website said.

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  8. Ukraine refuses to extradite Mikheil Saakashvili to GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Trend

    Despite the request of the Georgian Chief Prosecutor's Office, Ukraine has "not cooperated" with Georgia and refuses to extradite ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili and ex-justice minister Zurab Adeishvili, the Office said February 17. On February 13 Saakashvili, wanted by the Georgian authorities, was appointed by Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko as his adviser and head of International Advisory Council on Reforms. The Georgian Foreign Ministry summoned Ukrainian ambassador in Tbilisi over Saakashvili's appointment.

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  9. Ukraine rejects Georgian request to extradite ex-president - TbilisiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Star Online

    Ukrainian prosecutors have rejected a request to extradite Georgia's ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili and former justice minister Zurab Adeishvili, Georgia's chief prosecutor's office said on Tuesday. The pair have left the South Caucasus country and are believed to be in Kiev, where Georgia put in a request for them to be detained and extradited.

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  10. Georgia Summons Ukrainian Ambassador over Controversial AppointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Sofia News Agency

    Georgia summoned the Ukrainian ambassador to Tbilisi on Monday after the appointment of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili as an adviser to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. Saakashvili, who served as President of Georgia between 2008 and 2013, has been charged in absentia with abuse of office and organising an attack on a lawmaker, Radio Free Europe reports.

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  11. Georgian president presents candidate for Supreme Court headRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Trend

    ... professional and honored lawyer." Gvenetadze was removed from refereeing during the office of Mikheil Saakashvili. The authorities accused her of corruption, however, the opposition stated that she was fighting the pressure on the court. Previously, ...

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  12. Georgian prosecutors ask Ukraine to arrest, extradite SaakashviliRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Charter97

    The Georgian Prosecutor General's Office has urged Ukrainian authorities to cooperate and extradite wanted individuals, in particular, Georgia's ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili, to the republic.

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  13. Saakashvili's appointment not against GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Feb. 17 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: Ukraine is an independent state and has the right to make those decisions which it considers necessary, Ukraine's Ambassador to Georgia Vasyl Tsybenko told reporters in Tbilisi on Feb. 16. He was commenting on the appointment of Georgia's internationally wanted ex-president, Mikheil Saakashvili, as the chairman of Ukraine's international advisory board on reforms. "To understand what is taking place in Ukraine, it is necessary to proceed from the fact that Ukraine is a sovereign independent state and can make those decisions it deems necessary.

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  14. No danger of unrest in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Trend

    Georgian former Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili is sure that there is no danger of unrest, the News-Georgia agency reported. "But if this happens, ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili's party "United National Movement" will fail to return to power," he said.

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  15. Georgia President Who Ate His Tie Advises Ukrainians How to 'Capture All of Russia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The New York Observer

    As Russian tanks neared Tbilisi, Georgia's president Mikheil Saakashvili gave an interview to the BBC during which he chewed on his red necktie. . Mikheil Saakashvili, ex-leader of the Revolution of the Roses in Georgia and ex-president of this very poor but beautiful country, was until not long ago having a hard time finding the proper refuge for himself. 2 comments

  16. Georgia calls in Ukraine envoy over ex-president's role in KievRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | DNA India

    Georgia has called Ukraine's ambassador to a meeting to discuss Kiev's "surprising" appointment of former President Mikheil Saakashvili as an adviser, the Foreign Ministry said on Monday. Georgia has called Ukraine's ambassador to a meeting to discuss Kiev's "surprising" appointment of former President Mikheil Saakashvili as an adviser, the Foreign Ministry said on Monday.

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  17. Ukraine's ambassador summoned to Georgian Foreign MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Trend

    Ukrainian Ambassador to Georgia Vasyl Tsybenko was summoned to the ministry of foreign affairs of Georgia for clarification in connection with the appointment of the Georgian ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili, who is on the international wanted list, as head of the Advisory International Council of Reforms in Ukraine, the Georgian media said. The press service of the ministry of foreign affairs of Georgia has also confirmed this information, according to the Georgian media.

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  18. Saakashvili to coordinate provision of weapons to UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Trend

    The former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, who had been appointed adjunct assistant to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that he was going to coordinate the provision of weapons to Ukraine from countries of the West, he said speaking at one of Ukrainian TV channels, RIA Novosti news agency reported. "Currently, the most important thing is to help Ukraine with weapon," Saakashvili said.

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  19. G7 group threatens punishment if Ukraine agreement brokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Deutsche Welle

    ... a pro-Russian rebel offensive shows no sign of slackening ahead of a planned truce. Georgian politician Mikheil Saakashvili has meanwhile been appointed an aide to the Ukrainian president. Amid a growing debate over arming Ukraine, US expectations ...

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  20. Georgia's ex-president Saakashvili appointed aide to Ukraine leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Mikheil Saakashvili, the former fiercely pro-Western leader of Georgia, has been appointed an aide to the Ukraine president to help the war-torn country on its path to reform, officials said, according to Agence France-Presse. In his new job as the head of the Advisory International Council of Reforms, the 47-year-old former president will help implement best practices and build global support for the ex-Soviet country.

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