Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

IN THE PAPERS

Marine Le Pen, a 'normal' candidate?

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

Booed in Berlin: Ivanka Trump criticized for comments at women's summit

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

Tunisia's drug law : Parliament votes to ease repressive legislation on drugs

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

Honouring slain policeman Xavier Jugelé

Read more

THE DEBATE

Trump's best enemy? North Korea in Washington's crosshairs (part 1)

Read more

THE DEBATE

Trump's best enemy? North Korea in Washington's crosshairs (part 2)

Read more

THE CAMPAIGN BEAT

Is there a risk of complacency in the Macron camp?

Read more

THE POLITICAL BRIEF

French presidential elections: A historic first-round result

Read more

FOCUS

Southern Border Plan: Mexico's own fight against illegal immigration

Read more

Medvedev warns he would attack Georgia again

Latest update : 2008-09-12

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said before a group of Russia experts that he would attack Georgia again if provoked, even if Georgia were on a path to NATO membership.

MOSCOW - Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said on Friday that even if Georgia were put on a firm path to NATO membership, he would not hesitate to attack it again if provoked.
 
Speaking to the annual meeting of the Valdai Club, a group of Russia experts, Medvedev also said he believed that Georgia's
Aug. 8 attack on the pro-Russian breakaway region of South Ossetia was Russia's equivalent of the Sept. 11 attacks on the
United States.

 

 

Date created : 2008-09-12

COMMENT(S)