Waving, from left, separatists Abkhazian, South Ossetian, and Russian flags, Abkhazians celebrate Russian President's Dmitry Medvedev's recognizing the independence of the breakaway Georgian territories.
Waving, from left, separatists Abkhazian, South Ossetian, and Russian flags, Abkhazians celebrate Russian President's Dmitry Medvedev's recognizing the independence of the breakaway Georgian territories. Vladimir Popov / AP
Waving, from left, separatists Abkhazian, South Ossetian, and Russian flags, Abkhazians celebrate Russian President's Dmitry Medvedev's recognizing the independence of the breakaway Georgian territories. Vladimir Popov / AP

News

August 26, 2008 5:06 PM

Russia defies West, recognizes breakaway Georgia regions

Suggested for you

  Comments  

Videos

Editor's Choice Videos