Georgiaїs Most Population Expecting Separatism Burst in Russia

Georgia Materials 22 September 2008 11:52 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, 22 September / Trend corr. N.Kirtskhalia/ Most of Georgiaїs population believe that recognition of Abkhazia and South Ossetia by Moscow will entail a separatism burst in Russia. Georgiaїs weekly newspaper Kviris Palitra (Weekїs Palette) held a survey amongst 408 people. A total of 80.2% of the respondents believe that a burst of separatism will occur in Russiaїs autonomies.

Only 7.5% of the respondents believe that separatist moods will not appear in the autonomies.

Remaining 12.3% of the respondents failed to answer the question Is Russia facing a rise of separatist moods in its autonomies?

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