About Civil.ge
Eng | Geo | Rus
Last updated: 11:28 - 21 Aug.'14
 
RSS
Mobile
Twitter
Facebook
Russian Air Force Official Denies UN Probe Claim on Drone Downing
Civil Georgia, Tbilisi / 26 May.'08 / 17:25

The Russian side has again denied having any link to the downing of the Georgian reconnaissance drone over Abkhazia on April 20.

UN observers, who have investigated the incident, said in a conclusion released on May 26, that the drone was shot down by a fighter jet “which belonged to the Russian air forces.”

“It is even pointless to speak about violation of the Georgian state border and especially about downing of the Georgian unmanned aerial vehicle,” Russian air force spokesman, Alexander Drobishevsky, told Interfax news agency on May 26.

Latest News
21 Aug.'14 11:28
Landslide Hits Dariali Gorge
Two people are missing after the landslide close to the Russian border.
20 Aug.'14 22:05
Prosecutors Probe Senior UNM MP Bakradze's 'Undeclared Bank Account'
It said origin of over 276,000 British pounds on those bank accounts, would also be examined.
20 Aug.'14 21:57
Georgian PM Speaks by Phone with French President
PM’s office said developments in the region and upcoming NATO summit was discussed.
20 Aug.'14 15:47
Lithuanian President: NATO Plans 'Solid Package' for Georgia
Lithuanian and Georgian presidents discussed upcoming NATO summit during phone talks.
20 Aug.'14 14:59
Hand Grenade Attack on Abkhaz CEC Chair's House
No one was injured in an explosion that occurred days before snap presidential election.
19 Aug.'14 20:12
President Tries to Put Sidelined NSC Back in Spotlight
Trying to reclaim role for NSC, Margvelashvili meets MPs, western diplomats and experts.
19 Aug.'14 15:16
Georgian PM to Visit Armenia
Garibashvili will pay an official visit to Armenia on August 21-22.
19 Aug.'14 14:28
Georgian, Latvian Presidents Discuss NATO Summit
Margvelashvili spoke with his Latvian counterpart by phone on August 18.
19 Aug.'14 13:16
Azerbaijani, Georgian, Turkish Defense Ministers Meet in Nakhchivan
Defense ministers agreed to hold trilateral meetings twice a year.
18 Aug.'14 13:07
Georgian Defense Minister Visits Azerbaijan
Defense ministers of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey will meet in Nakhchivan on August 19.

About Civil Georgia
Civil.Ge © 2001-2013, Daily News Online
Registered office: 2 Dolidze Str, 4-th Floor.
62