Posts Tagged ‘Georgia’
WASHINGTON (AFP) — The United States on Monday dismissed elections in Georgia's breakaway region of Abkhazia as illegitimate, and renewed support for what it called Georgia's internationally-recognized borders. via AFP: US dimisses Georgian elections as illegitimate. Here we go again...
By SHARON K. GILBERT August 21, 2008 WHILE the US media hold their collective breath awaiting Vice Presidential revelations from Obama and McCain, a strategic meeting is taking place in the resort town of Sochi, Russia. This bustling vacation spot lies nestled against the majestic Caucasus Mountains, and serves as an important Russian [...]
By SHARON K. GILBERT August 12, 2008 IT'S ALL ABOUT POWER, and it's all about to escalate. The spiritual entities that lie behind every world leader are waging a war for control -- a war against the Lamb of God, Jesus Christ. The ultimate prize in this continuing war is Israel, God's chosen nation. Students of Biblical prophecy will [...]
By DEREK P. GILBERT August 9, 2008 Charles E. Timberlake In the fall of 2006, I had the pleasure of interviewing Charles E. Timberlake, Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Missouri. He taught Russian history for 37 years at Mizzou until his retirement in 2004. (Prof. Timberlake passed away in March of [...]
By SHARON K. GILBERT August 8, 2008 CABLE NEWS viewers woke this morning to startling news out of Georgia (the country, not the state). Apparently, overnight, and out of the clear blue sky, war had broken out between Georgia and Russia over a region called South Ossetia. What I find most startling isn't that fighting broke out (primarily [...]