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    Report: Ex-Georgian leader named governor of Ukraine region
    May30

    Report: Ex-Georgian leader named governor of Ukraine region

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say former Georgian president Mikhail Saakashvili has been appointed governor of Ukraine’s troubled Odessa region. …read more Source: U.S....

    Report: Former Georgian President Saakashvili appointed governor of Ukraine’s Odessa
    May30

    Report: Former Georgian President Saakashvili appointed governor of Ukraine’s Odessa

    Local news reports say former Georgian president Mikhail Saakashvili has been appointed governor of Ukraine’s troubled Odessa region. …read more Source: FOX...

    Report: Ex-Georgian leader named governor of Ukraine region
    May30

    Report: Ex-Georgian leader named governor of Ukraine region

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say former Georgian president Mikhail Saakashvili has been appointed governor of Ukraine’s troubled Odessa region. Last May, 48 people died in violence between supporters of both sides, most of them pro-Russians who took shelter in a building that caught fire after opponents threw firebombs into it....

    Report: Ex-Georgian Leader Named Governor of Ukraine Region
    May30

    Report: Ex-Georgian Leader Named Governor of Ukraine Region

    Report: Former Georgian President Saakashvili appointed governor of Ukraine’s Odessa …read more Source: ABC...

    Report: Ex-Georgian leader named governor of Ukraine region
    May30

    Report: Ex-Georgian leader named governor of Ukraine region

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say former Georgian president Mikhail Saakashvili has been appointed governor of Ukraine’s troubled Odessa region…. …read more Source: Associated...

    Report: Ex-Georgian leader named governor of Ukraine region
    May30

    Report: Ex-Georgian leader named governor of Ukraine region

    MOSCOW (AP) — Local news reports say former Georgian president Mikhail Saakashvili has been appointed governor of Ukraine’s troubled Odessa… …read more Source:...

    With Russia Boxed In, Frozen Transdniester Conflict Could Heat Up
    May30

    With Russia Boxed In, Frozen Transdniester Conflict Could Heat Up

    Ukraine’s decision to halt military cooperation with Russia may unintentionally rouse the long-sleeping conflict in breakaway Transdniester. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Monumental folly on Ottawa, Cape Breton fronts
    May30

    Monumental folly on Ottawa, Cape Breton fronts

    Is there a moment in the life of every government when it decides it must, absolutely must, build a monument? Power is fleeting in a democracy, thank heavens, and governments aren’t made of concrete. But monuments are made of that sturdy stuff. They last, no matter how ugly. For prime ministers and potentates who want their legacies...

    Map: The U.S. is bound by treaties to defend a quarter of humanity
    May30

    Map: The U.S. is bound by treaties to defend a quarter of humanity

    The United States is bound by a number of treaties that could, in theory, force it to get involved in a war if an ally is attacked. Consider, for example, the situation in Ukraine, a non-member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. If a NATO ally were to find itself under similar threat from Russia, the U.S. […] …read more Source: The...

    Russia Bars 89 EU Politicians From Entering The Country In Response To Crimea, Ukraine Sanctions
    May30

    Russia Bars 89 EU Politicians From Entering The Country In Response To Crimea, Ukraine Sanctions

    Moscow has released a blacklist of European Union politicians, who are no longer allowed to travel to Russia, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said on Friday. The Russian government’s move comes in response to EU sanctions over the country’s annexation of the Crimean peninsula and the Kremlin’s alleged involvement in the eastern...