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Tuesday, August 26 2008, #161 (1677)

Russia will support Abkhazian and South Ossetian independence

The members of Russia’s upper house of Parliament, the Council of the Federation, officially supported the recognition of South Ossetia and Abkhazia on August 25, by 130 votes. (more)

What they couldn’t steal they burned

One facet of Russia’s cruel plans has turned out to be the devastation of Georgian ecology. (more)

We will rebuild, says Saakashvili


The News in Brief

Humanitarian aid sent to population of Upper Abkhazia (more)


Poti Russia’s new frontline against NATO

Russia is an aggressor against Georgia, no doubt about it. Now it is aiming its provocations at NATO also. (more)

TBC Bank opens new outlet and returns to previous work pattern


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“Sandra Roelofs fears poisoning of the President” (more)

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