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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Supporters free ex-Georgian leader from Ukrainian police
    Dec06

    Supporters free ex-Georgian leader from Ukrainian police

    KIEV: Ukrainian supporters of former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili freed him from a police van on Tuesday after his detention on suspicion of assisting a criminal organisation sparked clashes with police in central Kiev. Once freed, Saakashvili raised a hand in a V-for-victory sign — a handcuff still dangling from his wrist as he stood...

    Ukraine’s rescued bears
    Dec06

    Ukraine’s rescued bears

    A number of bears rescued from captivity get a second chance at life in a sanctuary. …read more Source:...

    Russia declares nine US media outlets ?foreign agents?
    Dec06

    Russia declares nine US media outlets ?foreign agents?

    MOSCOW: Russia’s justice ministry on Tuesday named nine US media outlets including Voice of America as “foreign agents” after President Vladimir Putin signed a law allowing international media to be slapped with the controversial label. The ministry said that US-funded Voice of America and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty and...

    READ: The Op-Ed Manafort Is Accused Of Ghostwriting With A Russian Asset
    Dec06

    READ: The Op-Ed Manafort Is Accused Of Ghostwriting With A Russian Asset

    TPM has obtained what appears to be the draft opinion article that Paul Manafort allegedly helped to ghostwrite, getting him in hot water with federal prosecutors and potentially the judge in his criminal case.The draft op-ed was provided t0 TPM by Oleg Voloshyn, a former spokesman for Ukraine’s ministry of foreign affairs under the...

    Freed from Custody, Saakashvili Pledges ‘to Put an End’ to Georgian, Ukrainian Oligarchs
    Dec06

    Freed from Custody, Saakashvili Pledges ‘to Put an End’ to Georgian, Ukrainian Oligarchs

    Saakashvili was arrested early morning today, but his supporters managed to forcefully release him. …read more Source:...

    In Quotes: Georgian Politicians on Mikheil Saakashvili’s Detention
    Dec06

    In Quotes: Georgian Politicians on Mikheil Saakashvili’s Detention

    Ex-President Mikheil Saakashvili was detained by the Ukrainian Security Service today. …read more Source:...

    Georgian journalists not allowed to enter Ukraine
    Dec06

    Georgian journalists not allowed to enter Ukraine

    Vakho Sanaia the journalist of TV Pirveli and Tamar Nutsubidze the journalist of Rustavi 2 said they were flying to Ukraine to cover the developments around Georgia s former President Mikheil Saakashvili …read more Source:...

    A Ukrainian political pundit says Paul Manafort did not ‘ghostwrite’ his pro-Manafort opinion piece
    Dec06

    A Ukrainian political pundit says Paul Manafort did not ‘ghostwrite’ his pro-Manafort opinion piece

    A Ukrainian political pundit and former government official said Tuesday that Paul Manafort, the former chairman of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, did not ghostwrite an opinion piece he drafted to submit to a Kiev newspaper, as prosecutors working for Special Counsel Robert Mueller have alleged. …read more Source: Pittsburgh...

    Mikheil Saakashvili freed by supporters in Ukraine
    Dec06

    Mikheil Saakashvili freed by supporters in Ukraine

    Kiev has put former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili on its wanted list following a failed attempt to arrest him. …read more Source:...

    Deutsche Bank subpoenaed in Trump probe
    Dec06

    Deutsche Bank subpoenaed in Trump probe

    US prosecutors probing Russia’s election meddling have subpoenaed financial records from Donald Trump’s long-time financiers Deutsche Bank, two sources said Tuesday, but the White House denied the president was targeted directly. A source close to the matter told AFP that Germany’s biggest bank had received a subpoena from...