Close

NATO raps Russia for expanding border into Georgia

By Reuters | Wed, 5 Feb 2014 17:07 PM
hum-war

* Russia says move is temporary step linked to Olympics

* Moscow recognised province as independent after 2008 war

By Adrian Croft

BRUSSELS, Feb 5 (Reuters) - NATO criticised Russia on Wednesday for expanding its border deeper into Georgia's breakaway Abkhazia region, a move Moscow has portrayed as a temporary step to expand a security zone around the Sochi Winter Olympics.

"We have ...

Read full content
Topical content
Tweet Like Google+ email