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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.

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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.

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Russia's view of Georgia conflict

The conflict in Georgia looks different viewed through a Russian lens, so The World's Katy Clark examines Russia's actions in the Georgian conflict and how the West often misunderstands Russia's intentions.

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Georgia marks low for US-Russia relations

The Georgia crisis appears a severe blow to relations between Moscow and Washington, and an embarrassment for the Bush administration. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Zbigniew Brzezinski, National Security Advisor in the Carter administration.

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Backstory of the Russian-Georgian conflict

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's Jenny Norton about some of the key moments in the recent history of relations among Russia, Georgia, and Georgia's breakaway provinces, all of which are involved in the current conflict in Georgia.

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Continuing crisis in the Caucasus

The United States is stepping up its criticism of Russia's military intervention in Georgia, and President Bush today accused Moscow today of bullying and intimidation. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with the BBC's Natalya Antelava in Tbilisi.