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Parliament of Georgia asks to recognize “Russian occupation”2010-04-07 15:43
Today the Parliament of Georgia turned to over 50 countries of the world with an urge to recognize Abkhazia and South Ossetia "occupied by Russia".gt-en-newsitem-inside
The address, also mentioning "ethnical cleansing" in Abkhazia and South Ossetia, was sent to the parliaments of Europe, the USA, New Zealand, Israel, India, Japan, South Korea, Canada and other countries, the VZGLAYD reports citing to Pirweli.
It united the international legal basis for calling the territories "occupied," started deputy chairman of the Committee for Foreign Relations, Georgi Kandelaki.
He underlined he expected no immediate reaction of the parliaments, but believes it would affect them.
Kandelaki mentioned the term "occupation" is used in PACE and NATO documents.