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September 03, 2008

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geo-economics

" agree that Russia is politically isolated at the moment. However, Putin's charge that there were elements in the White House that encouraged Saakashvili to attack Tskhinvali cannot be dismissed out of hand."

Its worse than u think:

New Islamic Terror Threat Post Georgia Russia conflict Predicted for Armenia in Nagorno-Karabach , and/or for ethnic Russians in Abkhazia and North or South Ossetian districts.


At:

“Visit to Baku by VP confirms counter response to Russia by ICG criminal syndicate”


http://hawqala.wordpress.com/2008/09/03/visit-to-baku-by-vp-confirms-counter-response-to-russia-by-icgvisit-to-baku-by-vp-confirms-counter-response-by-icg-syndicate/


Brandon Jones

"So far as respecting the territorial integrity of other countries, the U.S. led invasion of Iraq without UNSC sanction also set an unfortunate precedent."

An unfortunate precedent indeed. But where can we go from here in our Russian relations? I suppose before we can move forward, we would need to consider cleaning up some of our own failed moves to be able to approach Medvedev with any credence.

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