About Civil.ge
Eng | Geo | Rus
Last updated: 00:23 - 22 Dec.'14
 
RSS
Mobile
Twitter
Facebook
No Signs of Russian Forces’ Withdrawal
Civil Georgia, Tbilisi / 16 Aug.'08 / 12:45

There were no signs of Russian forces withdrawal from the position they are in control of outside the conflict zones.

The Russian troops remain in control of Gori and even advanced further to other areas. An eyewitness told Civil.Ge on August 16 to have seen at least 20 Russian armored vehicles in Khashuri, a small town, on the major highway, in the west from Gori.

Meanwhile, deputy commander of the Russia’s airborne troops, Maj. Gen. Alexander Borisov, who is a commanding officer on the ground in Gori, said he was not against of presence of the Georgian patrol police in the town. “But there should not be any special purpose units [of the Interior Ministry],” Borisov said late on August 15.

Latest News
22 Dec.'14 00:23
MoD Apologizes, Says Leadership Was Not Aware of Controversial Statement
“The text was prepared by MoD employees, but was not agreed with Minister,” Deputy Minister said.
21 Dec.'14 17:49
MoD Under Fire Over its Statement on Death of Georgian Fighting for Ukraine
PM had to react after MoD’s statement drew widespread condemnation.
21 Dec.'14 14:02
PM Slams Sakdrisi Campaigners, Defends Gold Mining at Disputed Site
He said livelihood of mining company employees should not fall victim to “sterile archeological site.”
20 Dec.'14 20:35
Georgian MoD Statement on Death of Georgian Volunteer Fighting for Ukraine
“Full responsibility for the death… lies with representatives of previous authorities,” MoD said.
20 Dec.'14 19:44
Georgian PM Says Ready for Result-Oriented Talks with Russian Leader
“In principle we have a readiness to hold such a meeting,” Garibashvili said.
20 Dec.'14 18:57
Garibashvili Says Ex-Georgian Officials in Ukrainian Govt ‘Damaging’ Ties
It is also “damaging” for Ukraine itself, PM Garibashvili said.
20 Dec.'14 16:44
Georgian Volunteer Fighter Killed Fighting for Ukraine
32-year-old was killed in the town of Shchastya in the Luhansk region.
19 Dec.'14 20:11
Activists Vow to Keep Up Campaign Against Controversial Surveillance Regulations
Campaigners held a protest rally in downtown Tbilisi on December 19.
19 Dec.'14 18:42
Lithuanian Diplomat Becomes New Head of EUMM
Kęstutis Jankauskas has served as Lithuanian ambassador to NATO since 2011.
19 Dec.'14 16:12
President Weighs in on Sakdrisi
He said gold mining activities at the site, while court proceeding is still underway, are “inadmissible.”

About Civil Georgia
Civil.Ge © 2001-2013, Daily News Online
Registered office: 2 Dolidze Str, 4-th Floor.
72