Global Politics

Update on the Russia-Georgia conflict

Russia may have violated an EU-brokered truce aimed at ending the six-day conflict with Georgia, and there were reports that Russian tanks rolled into the Georgian city of Gori, as Lisa Mullins gets the latest from the BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse.

Conflict & Justice

Humanitarian situation in Georgia

President Bush pledged today to launch a humanitarian mission in the Republic of Georgia. Anchor Lisa Mullins finds out more about the humanitarian situation in Georgia from Tom Vincent, country director for "Save the Children" in Georgia.

Fighting in South Ossetia

The South Ossetian city of Tskhinvali was devastated last week by Georgia's military. The BBC's Sarah Rainsford visited the city today and sent this dispatch.

Global Politics

European divisions on Russia and Georgia

EU countries have agreed in principle to send peacekeepers to the Georgian breakaway province of South Ossetia, but former Soviet bloc countries in the EU want to see a stronger condemnation of Russia, as The World's Gerry Hadden has more.

Update on Russia-Georgia conflict

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's Gabriel Gatehouse, who spent much of the day in and around the Georgian city of Gori. He says Russian troops remain in control.