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STATEMENT BY JOHN KIRBY, SPOKESPERSON Russian Court’s Unjust Verdict against Nadiya Savchenko (March 22)

The conviction and sentencing of Nadiya Savchenko to 22 years imprisonment show a blatant disregard for the principles of justice and contravene Russia’s commitments under the Minsk agreements. For nearly two years, Russia has unjustly detained Savchenko on charges that have no basis in fact and has denied her the basic protections of the rule ...
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Visit to Georgia by General Philip M. Breedlove, Commander of U.S. Military Forces in Europe (March 22)

General Philip Breedlove, commander of U.S. military forces in Europe, arrived in Georgia on March 22 for a two-day visit.  General Breedlove, who is also NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, met with Georgia’s President Giorgi Margvelashvili who awarded Breedlove with the Order of the Golden Fleece for “a significant contribution made to Georgia’s Euro-Atlantic ...
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Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on Crimea (March 18)

Two years on from the illegal annexation of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol by the Russian Federation, the European Union remains firmly committed to Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. The European Union reiterates that it does not recognise and continues to condemn this violation of international law. It remains a ...
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Mental Resiliency Seminar Conducted by the Traveling Contact Team (March 18)

On March 14-18, 2016 US Air Force Mental Health experts Maj. Joel T. Foster-Licensed Psychologist, Chief of the Air Force Deployment Mental Health Program and Maj. David S. Tubman -Clinical Psychologist-52nd Medical Operations Squadron, visited Tbilisi, Georgia and conducted a week’s training for the mental health specialists of the Georgian Ministry of Defense Psychological Selection ...
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