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  1. Georgian Interior Ministry investigates former ruling party's activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Trend

    The investigation is conducted under Article 315 of the Georgian Criminal Code , Georgian Deputy Interior Minister Levan Izoria told Rustavi-2 TV company. "In early September, Interior Minister Alexander Chikaidze accused ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili of an intention to organize riots in Georgia," he said.

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  2. Should Georgians Sing and Dance in Russia?Read the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | EurasiaNet

    ... when she performed during his 2005 visit to Tbilisi . Both singers were regulars at ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili's flag-waving musical powwows. Both women now say that their Moscow Tbilisoba performance was meant for the Russian capital's ...

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  3. Georgian President Margvelashvili Condemns Russian Aggression, Says Georgia Looks To The WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... over Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean peninsula. A darling of the west, Georgia's ex-president, Mikheil Saakashvili, lives in self-imposed exile in New York after the Georgian government issued a warrant for his arrest for abuse of authority ...

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  4. Nizami Ganjavi Int'l Center awards Henry KissingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Today.Az

    ... meetings. Muradov met member of the Nizami Ganjavi International Center, former President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili. The sides discussed preparatory issues for the Forum, as well as global problems to be discussed at the event, the ...

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  5. Europe urges Georgia to avoid political 'revenge' in courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    A group of European lawmakers urged Georgia on Thursday not to pursue "revenge" when prosecuting members of the previous government of ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili . Saakashvili, who became president in 2004 after the bloodless "Rose Revolution", was charged with exceeding his authority after his second term ended last November.

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  6. Garibashvili Reiterates Georgia's Desire To Join NATO, EURead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... speech on the second anniversary of the victory of his Georgian Dream coalition over former President Mikheil Saakashvili's United National Movement party (ENM). A parliamentary minority leader, the ENM's Zurab Japaridze, told reporters on October 1 ...

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  7. Report on Georgia to be heard at PACE sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Trend

    ... testifies to the prosecution for political reasons in Georgia. In particular, Georgian ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili and former Defense Minister Bacho Akhalaia were named. The representatives of the majority of the Georgian parliament intend to ...

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  8. Saudi Arabia To Buy Georgian Armored Vehicle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | EurasiaNet

    ... to build up Georgia's domestic arms industry, which began under the previous leadership of President Mikheil Saakashvili, faced a good deal of skepticism for being more style than substance. (In one embarrassing episode , Georgia rolled out a ...

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  9. Georgia Ends Immigration Free-for-AllRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    ... We bring money here." After Georgia's Rose Revolution in 2003, the new government led by President Mikheil Saakashvili adopted an open-door immigration policy intended to make it easy for foreigners to work and invest in the country. With no work ...

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  10. Georgian Prosecutor-General Impounds Former President's PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    As part of its efforts to bring former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili to trial on charges of exceeding his authority and misuse of public funds, the Georgian Prosecutor-General's Office has impounded property belonging to Saakashvili, his wife, and his mother. The stated rationale for doing so, according to a statement released by the Prosecutor-General's Office on September 19, was that since the former president refuses to cooperate with the ongoing investigation, there is a "justified assumption" that he might conceal his assets in order to plead inability, in the event that he was brought to trial and found guilty, to reimburse the financial damages inflicted on the state.

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  11. Russian Action Film Vows 'The Truth' About Ukraine WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... television aired a film called "Olympius Inferno," which blamed the conflict on Georgia's then-President Mikheil Saakashvili. (Senior Georgian officials were later reportedly involved in producing a Saakashvili-friendly film version of the war ...

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  12. Hraparak: Georgian Authorities Ban Armenian Teaching In Schools?Read the original story

    Sep 26, 2014 | Groong

    HRAPARAK: GEORGIAN AUTHORITIES BAN ARMENIAN TEACHING IN SCHOOLS? 09:24 * 26.09.14 The Armenians of Javakhk , Georgia's Armenian-populated region, reportedly complain that they face pressures by the Georgian authorities who try to ban Armenian language classes in schools, obliging them instead to study Georgian. Speaking to the paper, Van Bayburd, a Georgian parliament member who was formerly an advisor to ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili, said that a total of 41 pupils were admitted this year to the Armenian schools of Akhalkalaki.

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  13. Will Georgia Be the Next Ukraine?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Nation

    ... minister Eduard Shevardnadze out of power, and brought in the American-educated, staunchly pro-Western Mikheil Saakashvili. Saakashvili's government immediately sought to join the European Union and NATO and engaged in provocative anti-Russian ...

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  14. Even Ex-Georgian presidents have trouble affording Williamsburg these daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Free Williamsburg

    Mikheil Saakashvili once lead a nation in a war against Vladimir Putin's Russia, but today he's got issues with a foe more intimately familiar to us all: the cost of living in Williamsburg. "I'm not poor poor, but it really bites," the ex-Georgian president told the NY Times in a profile piece last week.

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  15. Spat Over Who Speaks To UN Hints Of Looming Political Crisis In GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... the president for using a lavish presidential palace built by the government of former President Mikheil Saakashvili. Ivanishvili also expressed his backing for Prime Minister Garibashvili, saying his successor was a better prime minister than he ...

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  16. Georgian Leaders Fall OutRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Institute for War and Peace Reporting

    ... a lot of power. That began to change when Georgian Dream won the parliamentary election. Even though Mikheil Saakashvili had another year as president, the new administration began chipping away at his powers. After Margelashvili was elected in ...

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  17. Georgia: Saakashvili Faces Botox Charges, Loses PropertyRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | EurasiaNet

    Taxpayer-expensed Botox and hair-removal procedures are among the Georgian government's latest charges of alleged misappropriation against ex-Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, whose property in Georgia was seized by police late last week. And not only his.

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  18. Exiled former Georgian President Saakashvili has assets frozenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Russia Taday

    Former Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili had his assets frozen by a court in his native Georgia. This affects his bank accounts and property belonging to both him and his family.

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  19. The officials in the Adjara Region...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Rustavi 2

    ... one questions "Should Scotland be an independent country?` The property of Georgia`s former president Mikheil Saakashvili has been seized - the lawyer of the ex-president, Otar Kakhidze has confirmed. According to him, the court seized the property ...

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  20. Georgian national judo youth team has...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Rustavi 2

    ... one questions "Should Scotland be an independent country?` The property of Georgia`s former president Mikheil Saakashvili has been seized - the lawyer of the ex-president, Otar Kakhidze has confirmed. According to him, the court seized the property ...

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