Skip to content

Russia ratchets up pressure on Georgia with new draft resolution

August 26, 2018
Related News about Russia ratchets up pressure on Georgia with new draft resolution

Sort by: Relevance : Date

Russia ratcheted up diplomatic pressure on Georgia by circulating a draft U.N. Security Council resolution Tuesday that would link the future of a U.N. observer mission with demands that the government stop “provocative actions” over the breakaway Abkhazia region. (International Herald Tribune — 4 October, 2006)
+ related stories

Russia announced Saturday it was suspending further troop withdrawals from Georgia, while Tbilisi called for Moscow to be barred from efforts to settle a dispute over a breakaway Georgian region, and amid worsening relations between the two neighbors. (CNN — 2 October, 2006)
+ related stories

THE Kremlin has put its troops in Georgia on high alert and orderedthem to shoot to kill to defend its bases in the former Sovietrepublic after four Russian officers were arrested in Georgia onspying charges. – (Sydney Morning Herald — 2 October, 2006)
+ related stories

MOSCOW, Oct. 1 — Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the Georgian government of “state terrorism with hostage-taking” in a blistering attack Sunday that followed the arrests on espionage charges last week of four Russian military officers in Georgia. (Washington Post — 3 October, 2006)
+ related stories

Georgia released four Russian officers whose arrest on spying charges has angered its giant northern neighbor, but a vengeful Russia pushed ahead Monday with punitive sanctions. (MSNBC — 3 October, 2006)
+ related stories

Page1