Russia, China talk while U.S. condemns decision to recognize breakaway regions

Thursday, August 28, 2008

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is holding talks today with his Chinese counterpart Hu Jintao in Tajikistan. Medvedev says China and four Central Asian republics have expressed understanding for Russia's actions in Georgia. Meanwhile, seven Western countries, including the United States, issued a joint statement condemning Russia’s decision to recognize Georgia's breakaway regions of South Ossetia and Abkhazia.
Guest: Rob Watson, BBC Defense Correspondent

Contributors:

Kent DePinto

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