Creeping annexation continues: Russia moves borders inside Georgia
28 May, 2013
Rustavi2 channel released footage showing service members of the Russian armed forces moving the de-facto border between Georgia and its breakaway region of South Ossetia closer inside the Georgian-controlled territory by setting up barbed wire. Georgia’s Interior Ministry confirmed the installation of new barbed wire installations by the occupying forces.
Russia’s armed forces were cited by the media during the recent days to have moved the artificially created boundary one hundred meters inside the Georgian-held land near the villages of
Ditsi and Dvani, which, combined with the previous similar change of the border meant it was moved three hundred meters from the initial de-facto boundary following the August 2008 war between Georgia and Russia over the region.

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