Medvedev (East) #
China had no comment on August 27 about Russia recognising the independence of two rebel Georgian provinces...
Continuing its policy of saying virtually nothing about the situation. More.
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Russian President Dmitry Medvedev (L) meets with Chinese President Hu Jintao (R) in Dushanbe on August 27, 2008.
About SCO: Dominated by Russia and China and includes Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.; claiming the role of security guarantor (Central Asia.)
Alexei Mukhin, head of the Centre of Political Information think-tank said, "China, which has own separatists, will be the biggest problem," And also said, "The recognition of Abkhazia and South Ossetia is unacceptable for Beijing."Note: Russia just agreed to return (Heixiazi Island) Chinese territory the former Soviet Union occupied, 40 years ago (during a 1929 border skirmish.)
UK urges tough response to Russia #
"We deplore Russia's excessive use of military force in Georgia and its continued occupation of parts of Georgia."
Ukraine's President Victor Yushchenko has said his country is a hostage in a war waged by Russia against countries in the old Soviet bloc. read more.
VIDEO: Ukraine Observes Their Own Independence...
Pipe-lines, maps, & money, amidst the entire sovereign region... Maybe Russia should consider "trade and diplomacy" (instead of force) and stop using their geography to extract resources from the developed core, while minimizing the income of other natural resource exporters in the area. ...Just saying.
These are people, tired of tragic history! Last January... Russia’s state-controlled natural gas company Gazprom shut off the pipelines to Ukraine, causing shortages all throughout Europe...
State Controlled Russian Media interviews what they are calling a "lesser known US election candidate" from the San Francisco "Socialist Party"(?)
(Where do they find these people!) Russia, who often has a habit of interviewing and befriending some of the most irrelevant dissidents known to America! 'Look good' propaganda in Russia? More.
Russia calls us, "US Imperialists!"...