Intensive Skirmish Observed in Georgian-Ossetia Conflict Zone

Georgia Materials 7 August 2008 13:08 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, 7 August / Trend corr. N.Kirtskhalia /Intensive skirmish was observed in the Georgian- Ossetia conflict zone all night long. According to the Georgian Internal Ministry, Ossetia started firing at the Georgian peacemaking positions in the Nuli, Avnevi, Prisi and Eredvi regions.

Ossetia separatists fired at dwelling areas. Several tens of houses were damaged. Tsinkhnvali still attempt to occupy the strategic heights Sarabuka, where the Georgian peacemakers based.

As a result of the firing two Georgian peacemakers were wounded and delivered to the Gory hospital.

Georgia had to launch firing at Ossetins. Ossetia informs about five wounded, who were delivered to hospital in Tskhinvali.

At present, firing is being observed in Prisi region.

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