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    Ex-Georgian leader launches new party in Ukraine
    Nov11

    Ex-Georgian leader launches new party in Ukraine

    Citing past praise by US president-elect Donald Trump for his reforms, former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili launched a new political party in Ukraine yesterday to fight corruption, just days after resigning bitterly as a regional governor.Saakashvili, who is widely credited with cracking down on graft when he led Georgia from 2004 till...

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries
    Nov11

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries

    ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion on Friday urged all countries to remain firm about upholding sanctions against Russia for its actions toward Ukraine and said Canada will not ease them as long as Moscow keeps its current stance. …read more Source: The...

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries
    Nov11

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries

    Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion on Friday urged all countries to remain firm about upholding sanctions against Russia for its actions toward Ukraine and said Canada will not ease them as long as Moscow keeps its current stance. …read more Source: Channel...

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries
    Nov11

    Canada says Russian sanctions must be upheld by all countries

    ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion on Friday urged all countries to remain firm about upholding sanctions against Russia for its actions toward Ukraine and said Canada will not ease them as long as Moscow keeps its current stance. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine hopes to shore up Trump’s support against Russia
    Nov11

    Ukraine hopes to shore up Trump’s support against Russia

    KIEV: Ukrainian authorities are laying the groundwork for President Petro Poroshenko to visit Washington early next year, hoping to shore up US support against Russia and allay concerns about what a Donald Trump presidency means for Kiev. Ukraine has relied on Western support and economic aid since street protests in 2014 which toppled a...

    As Montenegro Looks to NATO, Anxiety Grows Over Future US Commitment
    Nov11

    As Montenegro Looks to NATO, Anxiety Grows Over Future US Commitment

    As America’s European allies try to figure out their future relationships with Washington under President-elect Donald Trump, analysts say NATO and Russia are involved in an increasingly tense battle for influence in the Balkan states. Montenegro – formerly part of Serbia until declaring independence in 2006 – is about to join the NATO...

    Forced Out Of Crimea, Tatar Restaurant Finds Solidarity Among Kiev Diners
    Nov11

    Forced Out Of Crimea, Tatar Restaurant Finds Solidarity Among Kiev Diners

    Musafir was once one of Crimea’s most popular restaurants, serving Tatar food. But this ethnic group has been persecuted since Russian annexation. The eatery has found a welcoming refuge in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Invoking Trump, ex-Georgian leader launches new party in Ukraine
    Nov11

    Invoking Trump, ex-Georgian leader launches new party in Ukraine

    Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili launched a new political party in Ukraine on Friday to fight corruption. …read more Source:...

    Presidents of Armenia and Ukraine held a phone conversation
    Nov11

    Presidents of Armenia and Ukraine held a phone conversation

    President Serzh Sargsyan held today a phone conversation with the President of Ukraine Pyotr Poroshenko. The call was initiated by the Ukrainian side. During the conversation, the Presidents talked about the issues of the bilateral Armenia-Ukraine agenda, particularly, about the … …read more Source:...

    Georgia’s ex-president vows to force early Ukraine elections (AFP)
    Nov11

    Georgia’s ex-president vows to force early Ukraine elections (AFP)

    Kiev (AFP) – Georgia’s pro-Western former president Mikheil Saakashvili on Friday announced plans to create a new opposition movement in Ukraine that aims to topple the current leadership and force early elections. …read more Source: The West...