Saakashvili’s War + Russian troops begin withdrawal from Georgia

Dandelion Salad


In Context has a look at a number of dynamics regarding the situation surrounding the conflict in South Ossetia and Georgia.

Saakashvili’s War“, posted with vodpod

Russian troops begin withdrawal from Georgia

Russian military forces are beginning their pull-out from the Georgian-South Ossetian conflict zone and will return to their previous positions defined by their peacekeeping mandate. The withdrawal is part of a six-point peace plan drawn-up by Russia and France and follows a weekend conversation between their leaders, Dmitry Medvedev and Nicolas Sarkozy.


Medvedev signs six-point truce with Georgia + Russia will pull out troops on Monday

Commonsense and the Russo-Georgian War By Timothy V. Gatto

Margolis: It’s like August, 1914 – US missile deal enrages Russia

Putin’s Winning Hand By Mike Whitney + video

This is a tale of US expansion not Russian aggression

Russia-Georgia conflict is over control of oil

Fox News cuts American child for thanking Russian troops + PR campaign + evidence of Georgian ‘genocide’

All the Propaganda That’s Fit to Print: The New York Times, Again, Tells It Like It Ain’t

Russia-Asia cooperation a nightmare for US hawks

“Gori in ruins”? See for yourself + Paul Craig Roberts on Russia Today + Georgia is a US Project

Inventing Your Own History As It Happens By John Steppling