The Grand Tour team, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May visit Georgia's occupied territories
25 March, 2019
The Grand Tour team, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May visit Georgia's occupied territories
A new video featuring The Grand Tour’s trip to Georgia has recently appeared on the internet. Several months ago in October 2018, The Grand Tour visited Georgia. They started their car trip from Batumi and drove all the way to Gori. The legendary hosts Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richar Hammond chose several places for a new episode of The Grand Tour in Georgia, including Batumi, Gori, Khurvaleti, Rustavi and Tbilisi.

Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May near occupied Tskhinvali region




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the new video, Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richar Hammond drive to Khurvaleti village alongside the occupation line of Tskhinvali (South Ossetia) in order to see the disputed border patrolled by Russian soldiers. Since the August War 2008, not only did Russian soldiers occupy the Tskhinvali region of Georgia but they also have been gradually shifting the occupation line deeper into the country to enlarge the Russian-held territory.

The hosts met a local from the village who had lived on the Georgian territory for 84 years until now. Russian soldiers have installed barbed wire on the disputed border deterring the locals from plowing their lands on the Russian-controlled territory. Sleeping in Georgia and waking up in Russia the next morning is the nightmare of the locals.
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