Odessa Oblast

Ex-President Saakashvili pledges to tour Ukraine

Former Georgian president and ex-governor of Ukraine’s Odessa region, Mikheil Saakashvili vows to tour Ukraine starting from the capital Kyiv. He added he is not going to join any political forces, Georgia Today reports. At …

Saakashvili dismisses 20 officials in Odessa region

The chief of the Odessa regional state administration, Mikhail Saakashvili, gave an order to fire all employees of the departments of internal audit and cooperation with law enforcement agencies, and of the prevention of and struggle with …

Saakashvili attributes Bessarabia project to Russia

The governor of the Odessa Oblast, Mikheil Saakashvili, has accused the Russian authorities of working on a Bessarabia project. "I'm ashamed to say it, but until recently Vladimir Putin has thought about Ukrainian Bessarabia more than our own government," Gazeta.ru cited him as saying.

Odessa police to take down all roadblocks

Giorgi Lordkipanidze, the head of the main directorate of the Ukrainian Interior Ministry in the Odessa Oblast, ordered that all police officers take down all roadblocks on the roads to the center of the regions and turn in the weapons, TASS …