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  1. Georgia: Freedom of Information Group Claims Police-IntimidationRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | EurasiaNet

    ... training who frequently took issue with alleged abuses by officials during the era of former President Mikheil Saakashvili, too. "An arbitrary labeling of a citizen as a 'bad guy' or 'dangerous guy' does not make for sufficient grounds to lock ...

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  2. Former Georgian Official Joins Ukrainian Interior MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    Ukraine's Minister for Social Politics, Pavlo Rozenko, wrote on Facebook on December 17 that the Ukrainian Cabinet appointed Zguladze as first deputy interior minister. Zguladze helped carry out sweeping law enforcement reforms that were praised by the West under former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili.

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  3. Georgia: Russian Woman Accuses Ex-PM Ivanishvili of Bigamy, FraudRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | EurasiaNet

    ... grievances. She also questioned Ivanishvili's political record and praised his arch-foe, ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili, who is wanted in Georgia on several criminal charges and continues to shake his fist at Ivanishvili from self-imposed exile. ...

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  4. Former Georgian Official Tapped For Ukraine's Interior MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Weekday Magazine

    ... carry out sweeping law enforcement reforms that were praised by the West under former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili. Saakashvili and his allies have come under vocal criticism from the former opposition politicians who unseated them in a ...

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  5. Georgia Well Aware Of Danger Of Turkish-Azerbaijani Factor - OpinionsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Groong

    OPINIONS 18:12 * 11.12.14 Chairman of the Javakhk compatriotic Union and Republican Party of Armenia parliamentary group member Shirak Torosyan believes that the Turkish-Azerbaijani factor started playing a more significant role in Georgia under the previous authorities, particularly during Mikheil Saakashvili's presidency. Georgia's current authorities are trying to lessen this role.

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  6. A Russophobic rant from CongressRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Minot Daily News

    ... the Georgian army poured in. The aggressor of the Russo-Georgia war was not Vladimir Putin but President Mikheil Saakashvili, brought to power in 2004 in one of those color-coded revolutions we engineered in the Bush II decade. H.R. 758 condemns the ...

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  7. Georgia To Continue Talks With Russia Despite Landmark Abkhaz TreatyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Big News Network.com

    ... at those talks. On November 28, the Georgian parliament a resolution put forward by former President Mikheil Saakashvili's minority United National Movement (ENM) faction calling for suspending those talks in retaliation for what the ENM termed ...

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  8. A Russophobic Rant From CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Townhall

    ... the Georgian army poured in. The aggressor of the Russo-Georgia war was not Vladimir Putin but President Mikheil Saakashvili, brought to power in 2004 in one of those color-coded revolutions we engineered in the Bush II decade. H.R. 758 condemns the ...

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  9. Georgia To Continue Talks With Russia Despite Landmark Abkhaz TreatyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Weekday Magazine

    ... talks. On November 28, the Georgian parliament voted down a resolution put forward by former President Mikheil Saakashvili's minority United National Movement (ENM) faction calling for suspending those talks in retaliation for what the ENM termed ...

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  10. Foreign-born ministers in Ukraine's new cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Newsday

    ... French-born Salome Zurabishvili - ethnically Georgian - served as foreign minister in ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili's pro-Western government in 2004-05. In 2012 in Ukraine, former Russian citizen Dmitriy Salamatin was appointed defence minister ... 17 comments

  11. PACE briefed on some significant cases in GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Trend

    ... t significant cases concerning former officials of the government of the country, including ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili, the Main Prosecutor's Office of Georgia told Trend.

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  12. Iron Putin turns heat on West by invoking Cold WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Sunday Herald

    ... the West. Think of the 2008 war he launched against Georgia and its vehemently pro-Western president, Mikheil Saakashvili to undercut Nato expansion or shutting of gas to Ukraine and the ??patriotic?? measure of the man was clear. All this ...

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  13. Now Hiring: Georgians for UkraineRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | EurasiaNet

    ... officials, so far, have confirmed holding a job interview with Zghuladze. Ex-Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili said earlier this week that he had turned down a job offer as Ukraine's deputy prime minister. Ukraine already has confirmed a former ...

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  14. Georgia and Russia: Dreams deferredRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Economist

    ... and Abkhazia. Unwilling to confront Russia directly, Western leaders instead blamed the recklessness of Mikheil Saakashvili, Georgia's president at the time. That was when Vladimir Putin, Russia's president, reportedly began talking about Crimea. On ...

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  15. We have a government, but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Day

    ... vote in the Verkhovna Rada on The Day's respondents belonging to expert and business communities. "When Mikheil Saakashvili came to power, a French citizen of Georgian origin, Salome Zurabishvili, was appointed minister of foreign affairs. Besides, ...

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  16. Ukraine Offers Government Posts to Georgia's Ex-President Saakashvili, Other Former OfficialsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | EurasiaNet

    Ukraine thinks it could use a little bit of Misha - that is, ex-Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili - to fix its dyed-in-the-wool corruption problems. And not only Misha.

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  17. Saakashvili's appointment to position in Ukraine to complicate relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Dec. 2 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: A possible appointment of the persons, who are charged with serious crimes at home, to positions in Ukraine will complicate relations, the Georgian Labor, Health and Social Affairs Minister David Sergeenko said Dec. 2. He was commenting on the Ukrainian media outlets' reports about a possible appointment of Georgian ex-president, Mikheil Saakashvili, as Ukraine's deputy prime minister. Sergeenko added that the Georgian PM instructed the members of the Cabinet of Ministers to strengthen cooperation with Ukraine.

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  18. Georgia's Garibashvili to visit UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Today.Az

    ... as they fulfill the alliance's requirements. Meanwhile, media reports claim that Georgia's ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili was offered a seat in Ukraine's government. Ukrainian authorities wanted to appoint Saakashvili deputy prime minister and ...

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  19. Angela Merkel Warned of Putin's Intrigues Beyond UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Weekly Standard

    ... Since last year, Garibashvili has lead the Georgian Dream party that assumed power when ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili was defeated two years ago. Expectation of significant immediate European and American solidarity with Georgia against Putin is ...

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  20. Washington: Russia and the South Caucasus: A Situation the U.S. Cannot IgnoreRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Groong

    ... office against former government officials and ministers, including the former Georgian president, Mikheil Saakashvili. The U.S. State Department has expressed "concerns about political retribution, particularly when legal and judicial institutions ...

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