Russia used lessons from Georgia war in Ukraine conflict

By |avgust 6th, 2018|Abkhazia, Eastern Ukraine, frozen conflicts, Georgia war, human rights, News, Russia-Georgia war, South Ossetia|

Ten years ago, in August 2008, Russia and Georgia went to war over South Ossetia, a small separatist Georgian region which Moscow would later controversially recognise as independent, in the face of international criticism.