Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Georgia begins deployment of armed divisions to Abkhazian border

Грузия начала наращивать свои вооруженные подразделения на границе с Абхазией

Georgia began deploying armed divisions to its border with Abkhazia on May 5. The statement was made today by the President of Abkhazia, Sergey Bagapsh. According to incoming reports, armed divisions are actively moving towards the border, he noted. The president of the republic said it was difficult to determine a possible reason for the troop movements, citing that they could be a result of recent events in Georgia or related to NATO exercises currently being held in Georgia.