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Russia accuses UN of double standards over Georgian regions

Posted by Kris Roman on August 29, 2008

RIA Novosti

Russia has accused the UN Security Council of having double standards over South Ossetia and Abkhazia, and of lacking understanding of the conflicts in the separatist Georgian regions.

“Abkhazia and South Ossetia have much stronger grounds for independence than Kosovo,” Russia’s envoy to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, told an open session of the Security Council on Thursday.

The inconclusive discussions took place at the request of Tbilisi, which sought to address Russia’s recognition of South Ossetia and Abkhazia.

Churkin said the deliberations could not be complete without hearing from representatives of Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

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