Georgian Ambassador Claims Georgia Started War

Georgian Ambassador

A former Georgian ambassador has caused uproar in Georgia by saying his country, not Russia, started August’s war over South Ossetia.

Erosi Kitsmarishvili, a former envoy to Russia, was testifying at a parliamentary commission hearing into the war the breakaway Georgian region.

“Russia was ready for this war, but the Georgian leadership started the military action first,” Mr Kitsmarishvili told the commission on Tuesday.

(Source: BBC News)

Oh, hold on – I thought everything was caused by the EVIL RUSSIANS!

That’s what our government told us. After the US government told them what to say…