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    Ukraine revokes citizenship of former Georgian PM Saakashvili
    Jul27

    Ukraine revokes citizenship of former Georgian PM Saakashvili

    Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday he has stripped former Georgian president and one-time ally Mikhail Saakashvili of his Ukrainian citizenship, paving the way for his possible extradition…Click To Continue …read more Source: Daily...

    Little to do with Ukraine | Tages-Anzeiger – Switzerland
    Jul27

    Little to do with Ukraine | Tages-Anzeiger – Switzerland

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    German businesses call for reprisals if US sanctions hit them
    Jul27

    German businesses call for reprisals if US sanctions hit them

    BERLIN: Europe must be prepared to respond in kind if the United States’ proposed new sanctions against Russia end up hurting its companies, an influential German industry association said on Thursday. The German Committee on East European Economic Relations also said the measures passed last week by the US House of Representatives seemed...

    Overcoming corruption in Europe
    Jul27

    Overcoming corruption in Europe

    The re-affirmation of Ukraine’s anti-corruption reforms, one of three key outcomes of the recent EU-Ukraine Summit, is an encouraging, albeit heavily politicized, sign of the post-Soviet republic’s commitment to tackling corruption. However, despite some promising initial results, the ongoing reform efforts are beginning to flag in...

    With the support of Beeline, the website launched "Armenpress:  History"
    Jul27

    With the support of Beeline, the website launched "Armenpress:  History"

    ArmInfo.The news agency ArmenPress, Beeline in Armenia and the Center for Technological Development announce the launch of the history.armenpress.am website within the framework of the project “Armenpress: History”, which aims to digitize some of the photos (10,000) from the agency’s unique photo archive. As the press service of...

    Oxford study finds Duterte camp spending $200,000 for social media trolls
    Jul27

    Oxford study finds Duterte camp spending $200,000 for social media trolls

    A study by a British institution found that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s camp has spent $200,000, or around P10 million, to hire social media “trolls” to shape public opinion and target anyone who opposes the president’s way of running the country. The study published by Oxford University looked into how different political...

    Ukraine revokes citizenship of Georgia’s ex-leader Saakashvili (AFP)
    Jul27

    Ukraine revokes citizenship of Georgia’s ex-leader Saakashvili (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has stripped former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili of his Ukrainian citizenship, paving the way to his possible extradition to Georgia, Saakashvilli confirmed on Thursday. …read more Source: The West...

    Georgia ex-leader Saakashvili stripped of Ukraine’s citizenship
    Jul27

    Georgia ex-leader Saakashvili stripped of Ukraine’s citizenship

    Georgia’s ex-leader vows to fight against the move by President Petro Poroshenko, a one-time ally. …read more Source:...

    Belarus and Ukraine cooperate in the face of Russian pressure
    Jul27

    Belarus and Ukraine cooperate in the face of Russian pressure

    Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenka travelled to Kyiv on an official visit on 20-21 July. Both Belarus and Ukraine, for different reasons, are seeking to reinvigorate direct dialogue between their leaders, which they resumed three months ago in the Chernobyl zone. The ‘age-old friendship’ (in Lukashenka’s terms) between...

    Mikheil Saakashvili stripped of Ukrainian citizenship
    Jul27

    Mikheil Saakashvili stripped of Ukrainian citizenship

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and Ukrainian governor, was stripped of his Ukrainian citizenship on July 26. Saakashvili’s supporters called Poroshenko’s action to strip Saakashvili of Ukrainian citizenship an “unconstitutional” reprisal for Saakashvili’s criticisms. The former head of the Odessa region,...