Russian Bombing of Georgia, White House Press Release, Office of the Press Secretary, Washington, DC (August 24, 2002) [open pdf - 108KB]
This press release states the United States' deep concern about reports that Russian military aircraft indiscriminately bombed villages in Northern Georgia on August 23, 2002. These reports have been confirmed by the Government of Georgia and border monitors of the Organization of Security and Cooperation in Europe. The statement further expresses strong support for Georgia's independence and territorial integrity.
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