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    Former Odessa Region Governor Saakashvili Says Heading to Ukraine
    Sep09

    Former Odessa Region Governor Saakashvili Says Heading to Ukraine

    KIEV (Sputnik) – On July 26, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko revoked Saakashvili’s Ukrainian citizenship when it was discovered that he had violated a national law there by providing incorrect information on his citizenship application. Saakashvili was in the United States at the time when Poroshenko made his decision, and said he...

    Tigran Ghazaryan defeats Azerbaijani wrestler
    Sep09

    Tigran Ghazaryan defeats Azerbaijani wrestler

    Free style wrestlers continue their fights at Cadet World Wrestling Championship underway in Athens. Among 5 athletes from Armenia, Tigran Ghazaryan (54 kg) in the qualifying round defeated Azerbaijani wrestler Shahmurad Usufli with 8:1 score. Though, in 1/8 final our wrestler lost to Ukrainian athlete Vladislav Ostapenko with the score 4:14....

    Barcelona mayor hesitates on Catalan referendum over court fears
    Sep09

    Barcelona mayor hesitates on Catalan referendum over court fears

    Ada Colau, the mayor of Barcelona, and officials in other major Catalan municipalities have pushed back on requests to host an upcoming referendum on Catalan independence planned for October 1 amid fears that Spain’s courts will sanction politicians and officials. The move by local governments covering a third of Catalonia’s...

    Georgian Economy Minister joins int’l transport conference
    Sep09

    Georgian Economy Minister joins int’l transport conference

    Georgian Economy Minister Giorgi Gakharia participated in the international transport conference in the Ukrainian city of Odessa In his speech Gakharia spoke about Georgia s role as the gate between east and west south and north …read more Source:...

    Row in Moldova over US military drills in Ukraine
    Sep09

    Row in Moldova over US military drills in Ukraine

    CHISINAU: Moldova’s president accused the government on Friday of defying him by sending troops to join US-led military drills in Ukraine and vowed to punish those responsible, in the latest crisis to hit the ex-Soviet country. President Igor Dodon said 57 soldiers had left Thursday to join the Rapid Trident exercises spearheaded by US Army...

    Ukraine`s Vice President: Azerbaijani and Iranian oil can be pumped to Europe via Ukraine
    Sep09

    Ukraine`s Vice President: Azerbaijani and Iranian oil can be pumped to Europe via Ukraine

    “Azerbaijani and Iranian oil can be transported to Europe via Ukraine,” said Vice President of Ukraine Volodymyr Kistion as he addressed a high level international transport conference titled “Integrated transport corridors in Europe – Asia Connection” in Odessa. He emphasized that transit transportation …read more Source:...

    Blast in Kyiv Kills Georgian Man
    Sep09

    Blast in Kyiv Kills Georgian Man

    A Georgian citizen was reported to have died Friday in a car explosion in the Ukrainian capital, Kyiv. Ukraine’s Interior Ministry said an explosive device went off inside a black Toyota Camry during rush-hour traffic. Interior Ministry spokesman Artem Shevchenko said the victim was identified as Timur Makhauri. Shevchenko said...

    Foreigner killed in car explosion in central Kiev, police say
    Sep09

    Foreigner killed in car explosion in central Kiev, police say

    KIEV: A Georgian man was killed and a woman was injured in a car explosion in the center of Kiev, Ukraine’s capital, in Friday evening’s rush hour, police said. Artem Shevchenko, spokesman for Ukraine’s interior ministry, said the police had launched investigation into the killing. “An unidentified explosive device exploded...

    New Russian Ambassador To U.S. Says Ready To Improve Relations
    Sep08

    New Russian Ambassador To U.S. Says Ready To Improve Relations

    Russia’s new ambassador to the United States, arriving at a time of heightened tensions between the two countries, says Moscow is ready to take “concrete” steps to improve ties with the United States. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Kyiv Car Bomb Kills Man In Suspected Targeted Attack
    Sep08

    Kyiv Car Bomb Kills Man In Suspected Targeted Attack

    A bomb has exploded in a car in the Ukrainian capital of Kyiv, killing one man and injuring two other people in what police suspect is the fourth targeted car bombing in just over a year. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...