The Russian/Georgian war in the media

For those interested in the portrayal of the Russian/Georgian war in the media, here are two interesting articles.

One from Courrier International sheds light on Russian propaganda in their local media (article contributed by Patrick St-Pierre of Year 2):
Ce que les Russes ont lu, vu et entendu sur la guerre en Géorgie

The other from FAIR (Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting), a liberal US media watch group, criticising the US media’s bias against Russia and for minimising Georgia’s role in the outbreak of the conflict.
Georgia/Russia Conflict Forced Into Cold War Frame

C. Chan-Meetoo

27th August update: Here’s an article in Le Monde Diplomatique with additional interesting facts about the genesis of the relationship between the US & Georgia vs. Russia: Retour russe


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