Multiple analysts are speculating that Russian recent activities such as vetoing continuation of the OSCE observation mission point towards plans for Second Russia-Georgia War shortly after the Kavkaz 2009 exercise by Russia. Last year’s Russia-Georgia War began after the Kavkaz 2008 exercise.
Postimees citing BNS citing kasparov.ru citing Andrey Illarionov: http://www.postimees.ee/?id=135012
The Moscow Times, Yulia Latynina: <http://www.themoscowtimes.com/article/1029/42/379020.htm>
Times Online, Tony Halpin: <http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article6571961.ece>
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