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Georgia Strips Ex-President Saakashvili of Citizenship

Georgia on Friday stripped former president Mikheil Saakashvili of his citizenship, in a move one of his supporters described as part of a settling of political scores. Georgian President Georgy Margvelashvili signed a decree removing his predecessor's citizenship on the grounds that Saakashvili, now governor of Ukraine's Odessa region, became a Ukrainian national in May. Saakashvili came to power in a bloodless "Rose Revolution" in 2003 and steered Georgia on a...

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