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Ukrainian political parties demand the return of former President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili to Ukraine. The relevant statement has been published by Saakashvili's party New Forces on facebook, InterPressNews reported. The statement is joined by: Democratic Alliance, Civil Position, Public Control, ...
Mikheil Saakashvili has arrived in the Netherlands, his wife's home country, after being expelled from Ukraine into neighboring Poland. Asked upon his arrival on February 14 how long he planned to stay in the Netherlands, Saakashvili said, "We will see. But for sure, it's due to the circumstances I'm here ...

Moscow -- After repeated failed attempts to lock up or at least muzzle Mikheil Saakashvili, the former President of Georgia, Ukrainian security officers on Monday grabbed the now stateless ex-leader in a restaurant and bundled him onto an aircraft bound for Poland. A spokeswoman for Saakashvili said ...
FILE - This is a Monday, Dec. 11, 2017 file photo of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili as he gestures during a hearing in a court room in Kiev, Ukraine. Allies of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian President-turned opposition leader in Ukraine, say he was detained by masked men who ...
Kiev, Ukraine -- Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian President-turned-opposition leader in Ukraine, was deported to Poland, Ukrainian officials said Monday. Saakashvili's associates said armed men wearing masks detained him at a Kyiv restaurant and he was quickly driven to Kyiv's airport.
Ukrainian opposition figure and Georgian former President Mikheil Saakashvili addresses the media inside a court building in Kiev, Ukraine January 3, ... Kiev: Ukrainian opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili was detained in Kiev on Monday by unidentified people in camouflage, his spokeswoman said, ...

Ex-President of Georgia, leader of the New Forces Movement Mikheil Saakashvili will not come to give explanations on the extradition examination to the Kyiv prosecutor's office on February 12, since he considers it illegal. "We are against the extradition check and consider it illegal. Ukraine has already ...
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Kiev -- In the early part of this millennium, he was an international icon of the movement toward reform and democracy, a favorite of U.S. presidents and European leaders. Today, Mikheil Saakashvili is under siege, as his popularity wanes and criminal charges stack up against him in two countries.
In this week's UpFront, we ask former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili about his latest legal travails and possible extradition from Ukraine to Georgia. And in a Special Interview, we speak with Ilhan Omar, the Somali refugee-turned-US state legislator, about Donald Trump's presidency and the ...
Mikheil Saakashvili, former Georgian President and current leader of an opposition party in Ukraine, has accused Ukrainian officials of wanting to "get rid" of him, days after a court rejected his plea for protection from possible extradition. Saakashvili - who is wanted in Georgia on four charges, including ...
Kiev: A Ukrainian appellate court on Monday rejected an appeal by opposition leader Mikheil Saakashvili for protection against his possible extradition, news agency Interfax Ukraine quoted Saakashvili's lawyer as saying. The former President of Georgia entered Ukraine last September despite being ...
A march by the supporters of opposition Movement of New Forces party leader, former Governor of Odessa Oblast (province) of Ukraine, and Georgia's former President Mikheil Saakashvili, is held in downtown capital city Kyiv, reported 112 Ukraine TV of the country. The participants in the march demand ...
Dozens of activists of ex-Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili's Movement of New Forces party on Feb. 1 protested in front of the Presidential Administration against President Petro Poroshenko's recent secret vacation in the Maldives. Some of the activists wore swimsuits and other summer clothes to ...
Being Mikheil Saakashvili cannot be easy. One would be forgiven for wondering what goes on inside the man's head, and if he himself is at all as entertained by his antics as many of us are. After a couple of eventful episodes over the last few months, Misha has found himself back in the international ...
Sviatoshynsky district court in Kyiv will question Mikheil Saakashvili, Georgia's ex-president and leader of the New Forces Movement, on February 13 in a case against five former officers of Berkut special police force, charged with killing protestors on Maidan (Independence) Square in February 2014.
Kyiv -- Opposition politician Mikheil Saakashvili was in Ukraine's Supreme Court on January 29 to seek the restitution of his Ukrainian citizenship, which was revoked by President Petro Poroshenko last year. Supporters of Saakashvili chanted "Shame! Shame! Impeachment! Impeachment!" after an ...

"The country is in deep trouble. Ukraine might disintegrate and I am very worried about that," Mikheil Saakashvili told Tim Sebastian in an exclusive interview on DW's Conflict Zone. "This country needs transition. Ukraine needs to be rescued. Ukraine is the biggest country in Europe and it's right now failing.
Kyiv Administrative Court of Appeal (KACA) has partially granted the request of lawyers for the former Georgian President and the leader of the Movement of New Forces party, Mikheil Saakashvili, to recuse a panel of judges. According to an Interfax-Ukraine reporter, after the return from the advisory room ...
Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili on Jan. 11 said he would lobby for the introduction of personal sanctions in the West against Ukrainian top officials involved in corruption, in measures similar to the Magnitsky list legislation of the United States and other countries. The Magnitsky list targets ...
Kiev, January 11. /TASS/. Mikhail Saakashvili, ex-Georgian leader-turned Ukrainian opposition politician, has decided to cancel protests in Kiev due on January 21 and to hold talks first with Ukraine's other opposition forces, his spokesperson said on Thursday. "Until the talks with other opposition forces ...
Kiev, Ukraine -- A Georgian court on Friday sentenced former President Mikheil Saakashvili to three years in prison for abusing his pardon powers while serving as president. Mr. Saakashvili, who is now in Ukraine, was sentenced in absentia. Mr. Saakashvili's legal woes have been piling up in both his ...
Kyiv -- Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian President who is now an outspoken Ukrainian opposition figure, has accused Russia's lead security agency of helping to fabricate evidence used against his ongoing criminal prosecution. Saakashvili made the accusation to reporters after a January 3 ...
The Kiev Regional Court did not satisfy a suit of the State Immigration Service against former President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili, InterPressNews reported citing NewsOne. Mikheil Saakashvili was requesting to be granted the status of a person requiring additional protection. Mikheil Saakashvili's ...
Moscow, December 29. /TASS/. The situation that is unfolding in Ukraine around Mikhail Saakashvili, the former Georgian President and ex-governor of Ukraine's Odessa who now leads the Ukrainian opposition Movement of New Forces, is a disgrace for the Ukrainian people, Russian Foreign Ministry ...
Kyiv -- Mikheil Saakashvili, the leader of Ukraine's Movement of New Forces party and former President of Georgia, has reportedly refused to appear for questioning at the Main Directorate of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), despite being summoned for an appearance there on December 26.
Consider the case of Mikheil Saakashvili, the controversial U.S.-educated former prime minister of Georgia, who in May 2015 was appointed governor of the Odessa region on the Black Sea by Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko. Saakashvili, who gave up his Georgian citizenship for the job, promised ...
UPDATE: On December 18 Mikheil Saakashvili met with the officials at the prosecutor-General's Office in Kyiv. He refused to answer any questions. A day before, Saakashvili's supporters organized a march on the streets of Kyiv. It concluded on Independence Square where they called for Poroshenko to be ...
Protesters tussled with police in central Kiev on Sunday, as thousands of people joined a rally led by former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili against Ukraine's rulers and their failure to crush corruption and push through reforms. After hearing speakers denounce Ukrainian president Petro ...
As he walked down the hall to his office, former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, now Ukraine's most wanted man, flashed a smile at a photographer waiting inside, then slammed the door. Minutes later, seated in front of the flags of the Ukrainian insurgent army and the European Union, he had ...
Kyiv -- Mikheil Saakashvili, the former Georgian leader who is now an ardent opponent of Ukraine's president, said corruption had inflicted far greater damage on Ukraine than Russia had. Speaking one day after a judge rejected prosecutors' request to put him under house arrest, Saakashvili said on ...
As UNIAN reported earlier, Ukrainian prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko's press secretary Larysa Sargan on December 6 announced that leader of the Movement of New Forces Party, former governor of Odesa region and ex-President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili was suspected of committing a crime ...
Moscow -- Mikheil Saakashvili, the former President of Georgia, was arrested on Friday in Ukraine during a late-night police raid on an apartment where he had been hiding after his escape from custody following a rooftop struggle with security agents this week. Yuriy Lutsenko, Ukraine's prosecutor ...
Ukraine's prosecutor general has called Mikheil Saakashvili a "fugitive from justice" after security service agents detained the former Georgian President at his Kiev apartment, only for him to escape into an angry crowd of supporters. Yuri Lutsenko said allies of Saakashvili had taken money from a ...
Thousands of Ukrainian opposition activists have rallied in central Kyiv, calling on parliament to adopt legislation on presidential impeachment. police said the demonstration organized by Mikheil Saakashvili's Movement of New Forces party attracted 2,500 people, but local reports said about 5,000 people ...
Mikheil Saakashvili, former Georgian President-turned-Ukrainian opposition leader, speaks to reporters in Warsaw, Poland, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. Saakashvili was deported from Ukraine to Poland on Monday after being detained by armed, masked men at a restaurant in Kiev and rushed to the airport.
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