Russian Militaries Seize Foreign Journalists’ Cameras in Gori

Türkiye Materials 13 August 2008 11:41 (UTC +04:00)

Georgia, Tbilisi, 13 August / Trend corr. N.Kirtskhalia / Russian peacekeepers and Ossetin gangs pillaged in the Georgian-Ossetin conflict zone and Gori region in Georgia all the night long. According t Turkish journalist Mechtin Basma, he and two other journalists were assault by Russian militaries and Ossetin gangs.

"We shot how they fired houses in the Karaleti village, but Russian peacekeepers seized our cameras and our materials," Basma said.

Furthermore, militaries controlled journalists' car.

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