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Georgia's PM fired by president

Monday, October 27th 2008, 18:01

President Mikhail Saakashvili of Georgia announces he is replacing Prime Minister Lado Gurgenidze.
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Mayor killed in Georgian village

Saturday, October 25th 2008, 15:40

The mayor of a Georgian town near the separatist region of Abkhazia is killed in an explosion, the interior ministry says.
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Death row man handed new reprieve

Friday, October 24th 2008, 19:50

A court has given a last-minute reprieve to a Georgia man due to be executed for the killing of an off-duty police officer.
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Donors pledge $4.5bn to Georgia

Wednesday, October 22nd 2008, 14:56
related countries: Russia Russia

Western donors pledge more than $4.5bn in aid to help rebuild Georgia, two months after its conflict with Russia.
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US, Russian military chiefs meet

Tuesday, October 21st 2008, 14:52
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Top

Top military officers from the US and Russia meet to discuss ways to improve relations damaged by Russia's conflict with Georgia.
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Dutchman 'killed by Russian bomb'

Monday, October 20th 2008, 17:20
related countries: Netherlands Netherlands, Russia Russia

A Dutch inquiry blames a Russian cluster bomb for the death of a cameraman during the recent conflict in Georgia.
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Georgia-Russia talks move fails

Wednesday, October 15th 2008, 21:23
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia and Russia blame each other as a bid to bring them together in Geneva for talks on their recent war fails.
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US court rejects death row appeal

Tuesday, October 14th 2008, 16:34
related countries: United States United States

The US Supreme Court rejects a final appeal by Troy Davis, who was convicted in 1991 of killing a policeman in Georgia.
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EU debates reviving Russian talks

Monday, October 13th 2008, 11:20
related countries: Russia Russia

European Union foreign ministers discuss whether to end the freeze on partnership talks with Russia, halted over Georgia.
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EU verifies Russia's withdrawal

Friday, October 10th 2008, 14:17
related countries: France France, Russia Russia

Russian forces have fully withdrawn from buffer zones adjoining Georgia's breakaway regions, the EU says.
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Russian troops quit Georgia areas

Wednesday, October 8th 2008, 17:45
related countries: Russia Russia

Russian troops leave their self-imposed buffer zones around Georgia's breakaway regions ahead of schedule.
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Russia removes Georgia checkpoint

Sunday, October 5th 2008, 11:14
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia dismantles a checkpoint near Georgia's breakaway South Ossetia region, the first step of a pullback plan.
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Russians killed in Georgia blast

Friday, October 3rd 2008, 19:30
related countries: Russia Russia

A blast in Georgia's breakaway region of South Ossetia kills seven Russian soldiers, a Russian commander says.
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Putin warns Ukraine over arms

Thursday, October 2nd 2008, 22:05
related countries: Russia Russia, Ukraine Ukraine

Russian PM Vladimir Putin voices anger at reports that Ukraine armed Georgia as he holds talks with his Ukrainian counterpart.
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Access denied

Wednesday, October 1st 2008, 17:16

In convoy with EU monitors on patrol in Georgia
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EU monitors begin Georgia patrols

Wednesday, October 1st 2008, 16:14
related countries: Russia Russia

EU observers enter the buffer zone around South Ossetia, as they begin monitoring a truce between Georgia and Russia.
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Russia 'ready to help EU' in Chad

Monday, September 29th 2008, 16:09
related countries: Chad Chad

Russia is set to provide four helicopters to help the EU's peace mission in Chad - despite tensions over Georgia.
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Looking ahead

Saturday, September 27th 2008, 15:38
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia and West mull future relations with Russia
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US court halts Georgia execution

Tuesday, September 23rd 2008, 22:06
related countries: United States United States

The US Supreme Court grants a last-minute stay of execution to Georgia inmate Troy Davis, amid pleas from campaigners.
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Bush chides Russia in UN speech

Tuesday, September 23rd 2008, 17:22

George W Bush accuses Russia of violating the UN's charter by invading Georgia, in his last UN speech as president.
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Russian drone 'hit over Georgia'

Tuesday, September 23rd 2008, 11:08
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia says its military has shot down a Russian reconnaissance drone over Georgian territory - a claim denied by Russia.
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Russian drone 'hit over Georgia'

Tuesday, September 23rd 2008, 11:08
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia says its military has shot down a Russian reconnaissance drone over Georgian territory - a claim denied by Russia.
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EU prepares Georgia observer role

Monday, September 22nd 2008, 13:51
related countries: Germany Germany, Russia Russia

A German diplomat begins preparing the deployment of EU observers in Georgia - but Russia may restrict the scope of their mission.
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No rush

Thursday, September 18th 2008, 14:31
related countries: Ukraine Ukraine

Think tank cools on Nato call-up for Georgia, Ukraine
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Russia in Georgia separatist pact

Wednesday, September 17th 2008, 19:12
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia signs treaties with the breakaway Georgian regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia, pledging military support.
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