It is generally peaceful, but tension is rising in villages along the border between South Ossetia and Georgia proper. Russia has said it will accept
Staking out the territory, vice-presidential hopeful Joe Bidon has done a test run ahead of his big moment at the Democrats’ convention in Denver
Hillary Clinton has made it clear that the past is the past and her party must now come together if it wants to retake control of the White
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A second US naval vessel has docked in Georgia, delivering more humanitarian aid. Its arrival came as Russia said it was taking “precautionary
The Ukrainian port of Sevastopol is the latest potential clash point between Russia and its neighbours.
Moscow’s decision to recognise Georgia’s
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Welsh pop rockers The Automatic are hoping to shake off the tag of ‘that Monster band’ with the release of their latest album This Is A Fix, which
Scientists in the UK have developed a robot whose movements are controlled by biological brain matter from rats.
French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner has called Moscow’s recognition of the independence of Georgian territories of South Ossetia and Abkhazia
Despite a barrage of international criticism, Russia remains defiant over its decision to recognise the independence of Georgia’s breakaway
Hurricane Gustav turned deadly as it smashed into Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Local officials in the two countries said at least half a dozen
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“Very dangerous” is how French foreign minister Bernard Kouchner has described Moscow’s recognition of South Ossetia and Abkhazia’s independence
Last minute preparations are underway for the Venice International Film Festival in Italy.
The 65th annual event is remarkable for the absence of
Before the UN has had time to act on the crisis in Georgia, the Russian president’s recognition of South Ossetia and Abkhazia’s independence has
Hillary Clinton has had her day at the Democrat convention in Denver. Not the day she had been hoping for, as her speech was to back Barack Obama and
European foreign ministers have been outraged by Russia’s actions in Georgia, and France’s Bernard Kouchner went on French television last night to
Russia is not frightened of another Cold War. That is the word from its President Dmitry Medvedev, who is standing firm on his decision to recognise