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Russia vows to protect S Ossetia

Wednesday, August 26th 2009, 17:57

Russia vows to protect the breakaway Georgian regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia, a year after it recognised their independence.
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Russia accuses Ukraine on Georgia

Monday, August 24th 2009, 17:39
related countries: Russia Russia, Ukraine Ukraine

Ukrainian troops backed Georgian forces in last year's brief conflict between Georgia and Russia, Moscow prosecutors say.
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Hearing for US death row inmate

Monday, August 17th 2009, 17:02
related countries: United States United States

A US man on death row over the murder of a policeman in Georgia should receive a new hearing, the Supreme Court rules.
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Hearing for US death row inmate

Monday, August 17th 2009, 17:02
related countries: United States United States

A US man on death row over the murder of a policeman in Georgia should receive a new hearing, the Supreme Court rules.
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Russians to boost Abkhazia bases

Wednesday, August 12th 2009, 17:05
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgian anger is sparked by a visit to breakaway Abkhazia by Vladimir Putin, who vows to boost spending on Russian bases there.
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Hacked blogger seeks Russia probe

Monday, August 10th 2009, 19:36
related countries: Russia Russia

A Georgian blogger at the centre of an attack against Facebook and Twitter asks Russia's president to investigate.
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Abiding tensions

Saturday, August 8th 2009, 0:09

Georgia's war wounds still smarting a year on
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Georgia marks anniversary of war

Friday, August 7th 2009, 21:16
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia and Russia mark the first anniversary of their brief war over the South Ossetia region, amid ongoing tension.
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In pictures

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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