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Georgia accused of lethal attack

Friday, August 1st 2008, 21:59

Separatists in the breakaway province of South Ossetia accuse Georgia of killing six people in a border attack.
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Russia admits Georgia overflights

Thursday, July 10th 2008, 17:47
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Moscow

Russian military jets have flown over the breakaway Georgian province of South Ossetia this week, Moscow says.
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US warns Russia over Georgia row

Thursday, July 10th 2008, 10:04
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says Russia must help resolve tensions in Georgia, not contribute to them.
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Georgia row spirals as Rice lands

Wednesday, July 9th 2008, 15:52
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Rice

Russia, Georgia and the US are engulfed in an escalating row as the US secretary of state visits Georgia.
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Abkhazia 'will cut Georgia ties'

Monday, July 7th 2008, 19:58

The breakaway Georgian province of Abkhazia says it is severing all ties with Georgia's government after a series of blasts.
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Georgia shells breakaway Ossetia

Friday, July 4th 2008, 10:00

Georgian artillery fire has killed at least two people in the breakaway province of South Ossetia, separatist officials say.
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Georgia opposition protest fails

Saturday, June 7th 2008, 9:53

Opposition protesters in Georgia fail to stop the newly-elected parliament from holding its inaugural session.
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EU tries to calm Georgia tensions

Thursday, June 5th 2008, 13:54

The EU's foreign policy chief is visiting Georgia and breakaway Abkhazia to try to defuse rising tensions.
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Nato warns Russia over Abkhazia

Tuesday, June 3rd 2008, 19:11
related countries: Russia Russia

Nato demands that Russia pull out military railway workers it sent to breakaway Georgian province of Abkhazia.
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Protesters decry Georgia election

Monday, May 26th 2008, 13:08

Opposition supporters in Georgia hold independence day protests over last week's election results.
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UN backs Georgia over drone claim

Monday, May 26th 2008, 12:36
related countries: Russia Russia

A Russian jet did shoot down a Georgian drone over breakaway Abkhazia last month, UN monitors say.
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Georgia opposition vows boycott

Friday, May 23rd 2008, 17:41

Georgia's main opposition bloc says it will boycott the new parliament, alleging the general poll was rigged.
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Georgian poll landslide confirmed

Friday, May 23rd 2008, 16:50

Election results confirm a huge majority for Georgia's ruling party, but the opposition says it will boycott parliament.
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Concerns raised over Georgia poll

Thursday, May 22nd 2008, 16:49

Georgia's parliamentary elections, set to be won by the ruling party, were incomplete, observers say.
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Georgian leader set for poll win

Thursday, May 22nd 2008, 13:52

Georgia's President Mikhail Saakashvili says he expects his ruling party to win parliamentary elections.
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Georgia condemns Russian actions

Sunday, May 18th 2008, 0:30
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia says it has evidence that Russia is deploying heavy military hardware in the breakaway region of Abkhazia.
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EU backs Georgians in Russia row

Monday, May 12th 2008, 16:43
related countries: Russia Russia

EU foreign ministers visit Georgia amid tensions with Russia over the separatist Abkhazia region.
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Georgia murder convict executed

Wednesday, May 7th 2008, 0:06
related countries: United States United States

A man in the US state of Georgia is the first convict to be executed since lethal injection was ruled constitutional.
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Rebels 'hit two Georgian drones'

Sunday, May 4th 2008, 22:00

Georgia's breakaway region of Abkhazia says it has downed two unmanned spy planes - a claim denied by Tbilisi.
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Russia beefs up Abkhazia forces

Thursday, May 1st 2008, 9:02
related countries: Russia Russia

Extra Russian troops are being deployed in Georgia's breakaway Abkhazia region, Russia says.
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Russia warned over Georgia move

Wednesday, April 30th 2008, 15:50
related countries: Russia Russia

Nato says Russia's troop build-up in Georgia's two breakaway regions risks escalating tension in the area.
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Georgia-Russia tensions ramped up

Wednesday, April 30th 2008, 3:44
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia denies plans to invade the breakaway region of Abkhazia, while Russia says it would retaliate to any attack.
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Georgia-Russia spat worries US

Wednesday, April 23rd 2008, 19:19
related countries: Russia Russia

The US says it is "very concerned" by Russian moves which Georgia insists are a threat to its sovereignty.
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Russia says rebels downed plane

Tuesday, April 22nd 2008, 16:33
related countries: Russia Russia

Russia denies downing an unmanned Georgian spy plane over the breakaway Abkhazia region, blaming it on rebels.
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Russia 'shot down Georgia drone'

Monday, April 21st 2008, 19:51
related countries: Russia Russia

Georgia accuses Russia of downing one of its unmanned spy planes over the Abkhazia region at the weekend.
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