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Will Russia and Georgia Go At It Again?

Last August, Russia and its neighbour Georgia had a short-lived squabble along their border that did not, by and large, go well for Georgia. The region was fairly uneventful during the winter, but now that warmer weather is upon us, might fighting flare up once more?

A new paper out from the UK Defense Academy, entitled Provocation, Deception, Entrapment: The Russo-Georgian Five Day War (PDF!), suggests that such is a distinct possibility.
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Published in: General, History | on April 7th, 2009 | Comments Off on Will Russia and Georgia Go At It Again?