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Merkel has looked in the field-glass at the Russian military, mass media - RIA Novosti, have reported 8/25/2018

MOSCOW, 25 Aug — RIA Novosti. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has visited the Georgian village Odzisi on border with South Ossetia and has examined Avdeev writes Bild.© of the RIA Novosti / Maxims to the field-glass the Russian military base located in several hundred meters to Pass into an image bank "Saakashvili covered on mother". Memories of "five-day war" Before it Merkel has met students of the Tbilisi State University. In a performance she called Abkhazia and South Ossetia "integral part" of Georgia and "occupied territories" that, according to her — "big injustice". Merkel has arrived to Georgia within Transcaucasia tour. In particular, she has visited an official dinner where she together with the Georgian chorus has sung the favourite Wir lieben die Sturme song. Besides, the Georgian prime minister Mamuka Bakhtadze has given to the chancellor the picture of the 17th century which was gone from the Dresden gallery after World War II. Georgia has lost control over South Ossetia after armed conflict in the early nineties. Since then Tskhinvali tried to obtain independence recognition, and Tbilisi continued to consider this territory of the, offering Ossetians only autonomy.© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikov to Pass into an image bank War 08.08.08: the main mistake of Zapadaobstanovk in a zone of the conflict has sharply become aggravated at the beginning of August, 2008. On the night of August 8 the Georgian troops have passed to active actions: have fired at the republic from Grad rocket systems and have destroyed a part of Tskhinvali. Russia, protecting residents of South Ossetia, many of which have taken out the Russian citizenship, has sent troops and has forced out the Georgian military, and on August 26 recognized sovereignty of South Ossetia and Abkhazia. "Not to see there Putin?": Merkel has arrived in Georgia on limit with South Ossetia of



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