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McCain calls on Russia to withdraw from Georgia

Posted By admin On August 8, 2008 @ 11:00 am In Featured Stories | Comments Disabled

Reuters [1]
Friday, August 8, 2008

DES MOINES, Aug 8 (Reuters) — Republican U.S. Presidential candidate John McCain on Friday urged Russia to immediately withdraw from Georgia and said the United States should call for an emergency United Nations session.

“Russia should immediately and unconditionally cease its military operations, withdraw all forces from the sovereign territory of Georgia,” McCain told reporters in Iowa. “The U.S should immediately convene an emergency session of the U.N. security council to call on Russia to reverse course.”

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[1] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/latestCrisis/idUSWAT009888

[2] Bush accuses Russia of ‘bullying’ Georgia: http://www.prisonplanet.com/bush-accuses-russia-of-bullying-georgia.html

[3] Russia brushes aside ceasefire calls after Georgia withdraws: http://www.prisonplanet.com/russia-brushes-aside-ceasefire-calls-after-georgia-withdraws.html

[4] McCain: Russia has KGB-run government: http://www.prisonplanet.com/mccain-russia-has-kgb-run-government.html

[5] Russia ‘still bombing Georgia’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/russia-still-bombing-georgia.html

[6] Venezuela’s Chavez backs Russia in Georgia conflict: http://www.prisonplanet.com/venezuelas-chavez-backs-russia-in-georgia-conflict.html

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