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    Saakashvili declares push for early elections in Ukraine
    Nov11

    Saakashvili declares push for early elections in Ukraine

    MOSCOW (AP) — Mikhail Saakashvili, the former Georgian president who has resigned as governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, says he will push for early elections in the country. Saakashvili said Friday that his goal is to hold “early parliamentary elections as quickly as possible.” He said his political movement will team up with other...

    Saakashvili Announces New Political Force, Calls For Early Ukraine Elections
    Nov11

    Saakashvili Announces New Political Force, Calls For Early Ukraine Elections

    Mikheil Saakashvili, a onetime Georgian president who resurrected his political career in nearby Ukraine, has announced the launch of a new Ukrainian political party and called for early elections just days after resigning his governor’s post in Odesa. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    The Latest: Suspected migrant-smugglers arrested in Spain
    Nov11

    The Latest: Suspected migrant-smugglers arrested in Spain

    Spanish police say more than 100 people have been arrested in a pan-European operation against a criminal organization suspected of trying to smuggle some 6,000 Ukrainians into Britain and Ireland …read more Source: U.S....

    Saakashvili declares push for early elections in Ukraine
    Nov11

    Saakashvili declares push for early elections in Ukraine

    Mikhail Saakashvili, the former Georgian president who has resigned as governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, says he will push for early elections in the country. Saakashvili said Friday that his … Click to Continue » …read more Source: The News...

    Letters: ‘Dig into the legitimate fears of Wallonia’
    Nov11

    Letters: ‘Dig into the legitimate fears of Wallonia’

    ”Gilles” in traditional costumes stand during the carnival in Binche, one of the most ancient and representative tradition of Wallonia (Eric Lalmand/AGP/Getty Images) Rough trade Maclean’s and the rest of the mainstream media assume those who oppose the current trade agreements do not understand the positives of freer trade between nations...

    The Morning Vertical, November 11, 2016
    Nov11

    The Morning Vertical, November 11, 2016

    Your daily roundup. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Bones unearthed during contested dig at Ukrainian former Jewish cemetery
    Nov11

    Bones unearthed during contested dig at Ukrainian former Jewish cemetery

    Meylakh Sheykhet at the digging site in the Old Jewish Cemetery of Lviv, Ukraine on Nov. 7, 2016 (Photo: JTA / Cnaan Liphshiz) LVIV, Ukraine (JTA) — City workers in this western city suspended their digging at a former Jewish cemetery amid controversy over the unearthing of human remains at the site. The discovery of bones, including pieces of...

    Ukrainian Military Reports Sharp Increase In Fighting In East
    Nov11

    Ukrainian Military Reports Sharp Increase In Fighting In East

    The Ukrainian military and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) have reported a sharp increase in fighting in the country’s east in recent days. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    World Chess Championship Match Begins Between Russian, Norwegian
    Nov11

    World Chess Championship Match Begins Between Russian, Norwegian

    The world’s reigning chess champion, Norwegian Magnus Carlsen, faces Ukrainian-born Russian grandmaster Sergey Karjakin in the most eagerly awaited match in a generation starting on November 11. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump team warns Obama not to make major moves on foreign policy
    Nov11

    Trump team warns Obama not to make major moves on foreign policy

    Before Donald Trump won the presidency, Democratic foreign policy circles hummed with talk that an outgoing President Barack Obama could take a last stab at peace talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians. There also was a strong expectation that Obama would push hard for Congress to approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.But now...