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    Donald Trump may not become president, but his nuclear policy may live on
    Nov07

    Donald Trump may not become president, but his nuclear policy may live on

    Republican presidential candidate, Donald Trump, speaks during a campaign rally late Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016, in Denver. (Credit: AP) This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch. Once upon a time, when choosing a new president, a factor for many voters was the perennial question: “Whose finger do you want on the nuclear button?” Of all the...

    Former Georgia President resigns as Ukraine Odessa governor
    Nov07

    Former Georgia President resigns as Ukraine Odessa governor

    The news channel 112 Ukrayina TV said Saakashvili cited corruption in the capital, Kiev, as one reason for his decision. …read more Source:...

    Georgia’s Saakashvili resigns as governor in Ukraine (AFP)
    Nov07

    Georgia’s Saakashvili resigns as governor in Ukraine (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Georgia’s pro-Western former president Mikheil Saakashvili resigned Monday from his post as governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region after a tumultuous tenure that lasted just 18 months. …read more Source: The West...

    Saakashvili resigns as governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region
    Nov07

    Saakashvili resigns as governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili tendered his resignation as governor of Ukraine’s southern Odessa region on Monday, accusing highly-placed officials in Kiev of obstructing his attempts at reform, Reuters reports. Saakashvili, who is widely credited with cracking down on graft when he was president of Georgia from 2004-2013,...

    Saakashvili resigns as governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region
    Nov07

    Saakashvili resigns as governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region

    Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili tendered his resignation as governor of Ukraine’s southern Odessa region on Monday, accusing highly-placed officials in Kiev of obstructing his attempts at reform. …read more Source: Channel...

    Saakashvili Steps Down as Head of Corruption-plagued Odessa
    Nov07

    Saakashvili Steps Down as Head of Corruption-plagued Odessa

    Ukrainian news agencies are reporting that Mikhail Saakashvili, the former Georgian president who became governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, is resigning.Saakashvili was appointed governor of the corruption-riddled Black Sea region in May 2015 but in recent months he has… …read more Source:...

    Saakashvili steps down as head of corruption-plagued Odessa
    Nov07

    Saakashvili steps down as head of corruption-plagued Odessa

    MOSCOW (AP) ” Ukrainian news agencies are reporting that Mikhail Saakashvili, the former Georgian president who became governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, is resigning.Saakashvili was appointed governor of the corruption-riddled… …read more Source: The New Zealand...

    Saakashvili Resigns As Governor Of Ukraine’s Odesa Region
    Nov07

    Saakashvili Resigns As Governor Of Ukraine’s Odesa Region

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the self-exiled former Georgian president, has resigned from his post as the governor of Ukraine’s Odesa region. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Nearly 1,000 Jews gather in Ukrainian city that honors alleged Holocaust perpetrators
    Nov07

    Nearly 1,000 Jews gather in Ukrainian city that honors alleged Holocaust perpetrators

    Limmud FSU founder Chaim Chesler, right. Lviv Mayor Andriy Sadovyi and Roman Kogan attending an event at the Lviv opera house on Nov. 6, 2016. (Photo: Boris Bukhman) LVIV, Ukraine (JTA) — Nearly 1,000 people attended the largest Jewish gathering held in decades in the western Ukrainian city of Lviv, which has numerous monuments honoring...

    Saakashvili submits resignation
    Nov07

    Saakashvili submits resignation

    Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president, has resigned as governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, informs BBC. The news channel 112 Ukrayina TV said Mr Saakashvili cited corruption in the capital, Kiev, as one reason for his decision. He also criticised the huge wealth of some Ukrainian politicians. More here …read more Source:...