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The Misrepresentations About the War in Georgia

Photo: Time.Why did the West ignore the truth about the war in Georgia?By Mary Dejevsky / November 12, 2008 The US and UK left the impression that Russia was the guilty party Thank goodness, they might be thinking at the … finish reading The Misrepresentations About the War in Georgia

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The Truth About War Between Georgia and Russia

I survived the Georgian war. Here’s what I saw.By Lira Tskhovrebova / October 8, 2008 I blame Georgia’s leaders. Tskhinvali, South Ossetia – In a speech before the United Nations last month, Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili implored world leaders to … finish reading The Truth About War Between Georgia and Russia

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Noam Chomsky : Even the Cynical Shake Their Heads in Disbelief

Ossetia-Russia-GeorgiaBy Noam Chomsky / September 11, 2008 Aghast at the atrocities committed by US forces invading the Philippines, and the rhetorical flights about liberation and noble intent that routinely accompany crimes of state, Mark Twain threw up his hands at … finish reading Noam Chomsky : Even the Cynical Shake Their Heads in Disbelief

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What We Don’t Read About Abkhazia’s Fight for Independence

The sun also shines (and hides): ‘It was only a partial eclipse in Tbilisi–but it was total in western Georgia, and supposedly perfect in separatist Abkhazia, Georgia’s westernmost province,’ according to Ben Wheeler, posted on March 29, 2006. Photo by … finish reading What We Don’t Read About Abkhazia’s Fight for Independence

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More Perspective on the Conflict in South Ossetia

Under Moscow’s wingBy James Denselow / August 22, 2008 Events in Georgia have had some surprising repercussions in the Middle East, leaving Syria looking perkier than usual Israel’s involvement with the Georgian military has been somewhat overlooked in light of … finish reading More Perspective on the Conflict in South Ossetia

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Tom Hayden : McCain, Neocons and the Georgia War Conspiracy

John McCain consults with lobbyist/foreign policy advisor Randy Scheunemann.‘This is not a conspiracy theory but a conspiracy fact, stated as boldly as possible before it is too late’By Tom Hayden / August 20, 2008 Barack Obama and the Democrats are … finish reading Tom Hayden : McCain, Neocons and the Georgia War Conspiracy

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Perspectives on the Conflict in South Ossetia

And then there’s the near total silence about the strategic importance of Georgia in relation to the transport of oil and natural gas from the central Asian region. This is played out in US news as a clash between eastern … finish reading Perspectives on the Conflict in South Ossetia

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Pat Buchanan : Blowback From Bear-Baiting

Raging Bear: Vladimir Putin. ‘Saakashvili’s blunder probably means permanent loss of South Ossetia and Abkhazia.’ By Pat Buchanan / August 15, 2008 Mikheil Saakashvili’s decision to use the opening of the Olympic Games to cover Georgia’s invasion of its breakaway … finish reading Pat Buchanan : Blowback From Bear-Baiting

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The US Is a Bankrupt Farce Run by Imbeciles

Two Morons: Bush and Saakashvili: “President Bush, Will You Please Shut Up?” By Paul Craig Roberts / August 13, 2008 The neoconned Bush Regime and the Israeli-occupied American media are heading the innocent world toward nuclear war. Back in the … finish reading The US Is a Bankrupt Farce Run by Imbeciles

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TECHNOLOGY : How I Became a Soldier in the Georgia-Russia Cyberwar

Cyber Monster by TY KohAn Army of Ones and Zeroes‘In recent weeks, Georgia’s government Web sites have been besieged by denial-of-service attacks and acts of vandalism.’By Evgeny Morozov / August 14, 2008 As Russian and Georgian troops fight on the … finish reading TECHNOLOGY : How I Became a Soldier in the Georgia-Russia Cyberwar

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The Puppet Masters Behind Georgia President Saakashvili

Georgia president Mikhail Saakashvili.‘Saakashvili was deliberately placed in power in one of the most sophisticated US regime change operations’By F. William Engdahl / August 12, 2008 The controversy over the Georgian surprise military attacks on South Ossetia and Abkhazia on … finish reading The Puppet Masters Behind Georgia President Saakashvili

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Independence in South Ossetia or World War III?

‘We the people have maybe 24 hours to make up our own minds.’By Greg Moses / August 9, 2008 Considering the grave implications of the battle that has broken out over South Ossetia, it was puzzling to see the sparse … finish reading Independence in South Ossetia or World War III?

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