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Friday, September 5 2008, #168 (1684)

Cheney condemns Russia, supports Georgia

US Vice President Dick Cheney has condemned Russia’s recent actions in Georgia and stated that the attempt to change Georgia’s borders last month was “illegitimate.” (more)

Former President’s son detained

The son of late President of Georgia Zviad Gamsakhurdia was detained on the evening of September 3 at Tbilisi International Airport. (more)

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Christian Democrats propose a parliamentary commission to investigate the events of August (more)


Russia is trying to “legalize” ethnic cleansing

Russia set its propaganda machine at full capacity to try and convince the international community that Tbilisi committed genocide of the Abkhaz and South Ossetian people. (more)

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"Special commission is working for IDPs" (more)

Is Tsotne Gamsakhurdia a political prisoner, or is this a genuine case?
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