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    Ex-Georgian leader Saakashvili 'kidnapped' in Kiev – his Facebook page
    Feb12

    Ex-Georgian leader Saakashvili 'kidnapped' in Kiev – his Facebook page

    KIEV (Reuters) – Ukrainian opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili has been detained in Kiev by unknown “kidnappers”, according to a post on the former Georgian leader’s official Facebook page and his spokeswoman. …read more Source: The...

    Nonfiction: Risking Everything for Democracy
    Feb12

    Nonfiction: Risking Everything for Democracy

    Marci Shore’s “The Ukrainian Night” describes the protesters of a still-unfinished revolution. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukraine: Allies say Saakashvili detained, faces deportation
    Feb12

    Ukraine: Allies say Saakashvili detained, faces deportation

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Allies of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president-turned opposition leader in Ukraine, say he was detained by masked men who they think acted on behalf of Ukrainian authorities.Saakashvili’s ally… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Saakashvili Detained In Kyiv, Reports Say May Be Deported
    Feb12

    Saakashvili Detained In Kyiv, Reports Say May Be Deported

    Associates of opposition politician Mikheil Saakashvili say he has been detained by “kidnappers” in Kyiv and voiced concern that he may be deported from Ukraine. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Russian plane crash kills 71 people on-board
    Feb12

    Russian plane crash kills 71 people on-board

    A Russian passenger plane carrying 71 people crashed Sunday, February 10, near Moscow, killing everyone aboard shortly after the jet took off from one of the city’s airports. Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov confirmed that there were no survivors but did not give the number of people on board. The Saratov Airlines regional jet disappeared...

    Ex-President of Georgia Saakashvili Detained in Kiev
    Feb12

    Ex-President of Georgia Saakashvili Detained in Kiev

    TEHRAN (FNA)- Former Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili, the leader of Ukraine’s Rukh Novykh Sil (or the Movement of New Forces), was detained in Kiev. …read more Source: Fars News...

    Dutch Official Admits Lying About Meeting With Putin: Is Fake News Used by Russia or About Russia?
    Feb12

    Dutch Official Admits Lying About Meeting With Putin: Is Fake News Used by Russia or About Russia?

    Every empire needs a scary external threat, led by a singular menacing villain, to justify its massive military expenditures, consolidation of authoritarian powers, and endless wars. For the five decades after the end of World War II, Moscow played this role perfectly. But the fall of Soviet Union meant, at least for a while, that the Kremlin...

    Russian airliner crashes moments after takeoff, killing 71
    Feb12

    Russian airliner crashes moments after takeoff, killing 71

    In this screen grab provided by the Life.ru, the wreckage of a AN-148 plane is seen in Stepanovskoye village, about 40 kilometers from the Domodedovo airport, Russia, Sunday, Feb. 11. (Life.ru via AP)Moscow (AP) — A Russian airliner that had just taken off from the country’s second-busiest airport crashed Sunday, killing all 71 people...

    Investigators search snow for clues to deadly Russian plane crash
    Feb12

    Investigators search snow for clues to deadly Russian plane crash

    Rescuers on Monday searched through deep snow for body parts and debris after a Russian passenger plane crashed near Moscow minutes after take-off, killing all 71 people on board, in the country’s deadliest air crash since 2016. The Antonov An-148 plane went down in a snow-covered field, making it difficult to access, with emergency workers...

    Ex-Georgian leader ‘kidnapped’ in Kiev, according to Facebook post
    Feb12

    Ex-Georgian leader ‘kidnapped’ in Kiev, according to Facebook post

    …read more Source: The Jerusalem...