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Friday, August 7th 2009, 15:12
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia marks the anniversary of its conflict with Russia
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Web attack 'aimed at one blogger'

Friday, August 7th 2009, 14:33

A massive attack on websites including Google, Facebook and Twitter was aimed at a pro-Georgia blogger.
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Collateral damage

Thursday, August 6th 2009, 23:02

One year on from Georgia war, the suffering continues
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Russia and Georgia in verbal war

Thursday, August 6th 2009, 17:26
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia and Russia each accuse the other of starting their war over South Ossetia, on the eve of the anniversary.
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Russia praises EU role in Georgia

Wednesday, August 5th 2009, 8:16
related countries: United States United States

Russia says EU monitors have helped stabilise the situation in Georgia since last year's war, but rejects a similar role for the US.
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Frozen conflict

Wednesday, August 5th 2009, 0:24

Georgia's split with rebels still set in stone, a year on
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Tension rises on Ossetia boundary

Tuesday, August 4th 2009, 13:58
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian troops go on a high state of alert as tension mounts on the Georgia-South Ossetia boundary ahead of the war anniversary.
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Georgia in Russia land-grab claim

Monday, August 3rd 2009, 8:53
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia and Russia trade accusations as the anniversary of last year's war between the two countries approaches.
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Tough love

Friday, July 24th 2009, 19:15
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Smiling Joe Biden chides Ukraine and Georgia
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US backs Georgia's Nato ambitions

Thursday, July 23rd 2009, 15:13
related countries: United States United States

The US "fully" backs Georgia's hopes of joining Nato, US Vice-President Joe Biden has told the country during a visit.
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Biden pledges support for Georgia

Wednesday, July 22nd 2009, 18:48
related countries: United States United States

The US will support Georgia as it seeks to broaden its democratic credentials, US Vice-President Joe Biden says.
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Georgian president unveils reforms

Tuesday, July 21st 2009, 9:33
related countries: United States United States
related places: President

Georgia's President Mikhail Saakashvili outlines a series of democratic reforms, ahead of a visit by the US vice-president.
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UN monitors to leave Georgia

Wednesday, July 15th 2009, 3:43

The last remaining UN observers in Georgia leave their posts on Wednesday, a month after their mandate expired.
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Russian leader visits S Ossetia

Monday, July 13th 2009, 11:17
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev arrives in Georgia's breakaway South Ossetia for the first time since last year's war.
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Russia 'shot down its own planes'

Thursday, July 9th 2009, 21:37
related countries: Russia Russia

A report in a Russian military journal claims that half the planes Russia lost in its war with Georgia were shot down by friendly fire.
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US city car park floors collapse

Monday, June 29th 2009, 17:56
related countries: United States United States
related places: Atlanta

A section of a car park collapses near the centre of Atlanta city in the US state of Georgia, crushing vehicles.
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Russian exercises anger Georgia

Monday, June 29th 2009, 13:26
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia condemns Russia's largest military exercises just over their border since their 2008 war as "pure provocation".
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Nato resumes Russia military ties

Saturday, June 27th 2009, 21:26
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia and Nato agree to resume co-operation on security issues, despite differences over the issue of Georgia.
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Separatists in S Ossetia poll win

Monday, June 1st 2009, 10:23
related countries: Russia Russia

Parties loyal to the leader of South Ossetia win the first election there since last year's war between Georgia and Russia.
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Disputed South Ossetia holds poll

Sunday, May 31st 2009, 10:38

Elections are taking place in South Ossetia, the first polls since it declared independence from Georgia last year.
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Nato Georgian exercise nears end

Sunday, May 31st 2009, 3:43
related countries: Russia Russia

A month of Nato exercises in Georgia are coming to an end amid continuing Russian anger over the "provocative" drills.
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Violence mars Georgian protests

Friday, May 29th 2009, 0:19
related places: Tbilisi

Several people are injured as opponents of Georgia's president clash with police in the capital Tbilisi, reports say.
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Thousands attend Georgia protest

Tuesday, May 26th 2009, 13:14

More than 50,000 Georgian opposition supporters gather on independence day to demand President Saakashvili resign.
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Georgia mutiny suspect shot dead

Thursday, May 21st 2009, 12:02

Georgian police have shot dead a man suspected of playing a key role in a mutiny at a military base earlier this month, officials say.
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