Georgia to accuse Russia of genocide of Circassians
Georgia intends to bring Russia to book by accusing it of genocide of Circassian people in 18th-20th cc - NEWSru. The Parliament of Georgia intends o discuss this issue in the course of autum session.
Circassians themselves claim that 400 000 of them were killed because of the tough course of the Russian Empire, and about 500 000 were evicted. They add only 80 000 were left to stay on their native soil.
Some Circassian organisations announced the fact of genocide to the world, but found no support with world community.
Experts say the issue can cause another period of tensions between Russia and Georgia.