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    Crimean Tatar Leader Sentenced To Eight Years In Prison

    A court in Ukraine’s Russian-controlled Crimea region has sentenced a prominent Crimean Tatar leader, Akhtem Chiygoz, to eight years in prison. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Saakashvili Enters Ukraine Forcefully, Authorities Launch Investigation
    Sep11

    Saakashvili Enters Ukraine Forcefully, Authorities Launch Investigation

    The former Georgian president lost his Ukrainian citizenship in late July. …read more Source:...

    Ex-Leader, Now a Man Without a Country, Slips Into Ukraine
    Sep11

    Ex-Leader, Now a Man Without a Country, Slips Into Ukraine

    Mikheil Saakashvili, a former president of Georgia who is stripped of citizenship there and in Ukraine, is an exceptional position: He’s a stateless ex-head of state. …read more Source: The New York...

    WATCH: Saakashvili Breaks Through Ukrainian Border With Help of Supporters
    Sep11

    WATCH: Saakashvili Breaks Through Ukrainian Border With Help of Supporters

    KIEV (Sputnik) — Slobodyan said Saakashvili “illegally crossed the border” as he and his supporters did not pass through security checks. “The crowd… broke through the Shegini checkpoint… in fact, one could say, invaded the territory of Poland, took Mikheil Saakashvili, started a fight with the border guards and dragged Saakashvili into the...

    Ex-Georgian president Saakashvili forces way into Ukraine (AFP)
    Sep11

    Ex-Georgian president Saakashvili forces way into Ukraine (AFP)

    Shegyni (Ukraine) (AFP) – Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili and hundreds of his supporters forced their way into Ukraine on Sunday in a bid by the firebrand politician to reclaim his citizenship stripped by President Petro Poroshenko after they fell out. …read more Source: The West...

    Ex-Georgian president Saakashvili forces way into Ukraine (AFP)
    Sep11

    Ex-Georgian president Saakashvili forces way into Ukraine (AFP)

    Shegyni (Ukraine) (AFP) – Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili and hundreds of his supporters forced their way into Ukraine on Sunday in a bid by the firebrand politician to reclaim his citizenship stripped by President Petro Poroshenko after they fell out. …read more Source: The West...

    Saakasvhili stranded on Polish-Ukrainian border for hours.
    Sep11

    Saakasvhili stranded on Polish-Ukrainian border for hours.

    Former Georgian President and governor of the Ukrainian region of Odessa Mikheil Saakashvili, was stranded on the Polish-Ukrainian border for hours before his supporters helped him force his way into the country. Saakashvili was traveling by train which was stopped in Przemyśl as Ukrainian border guards denied him entry. He was joined by hundreds...

    Saakashvili Supporters Force Entry Into Ukraine

    Supporters of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odesa Oblast, managed to get him through a Polish-Ukrainian border crossing near the village of Shehyni in Ukraine late on September 10. Ukrainian authorities had previously stopped him from entering the country by train earlier that day. RFE/RL...

    Have a piece of Banitsa in Transnistrian village of Parcani
    Sep10

    Have a piece of Banitsa in Transnistrian village of Parcani

    I took a bite from a juicy and delicious piece of banitsa (cheese pastry) and realized how perfectly that traditional Bulgarian food was made in the village of Parcani (Moldova). Making banitsa here is a real art and part of the ritual to meet dear guests. Housewife Valentina Nikolaevna Obruchkova explains that when she makes banitsa she does not...

    Ukraine Hands Over New Resolution on Peacekeepers in Donbass to Security Council
    Sep10

    Ukraine Hands Over New Resolution on Peacekeepers in Donbass to Security Council

    KIEV (Sputnik) — The Deputy Head of Ukraine’s Presidential Administration Kostiantyn Yelisieiev told Inter, a Ukrainian TV channel, that an updated version of a proposed resolution was handed over to the UN Security Council several days ago at the behest of Ukrainian President Poroshenko. The official also called Poroshenko’s upcoming...