Georgian forces moved against South Ossetia

A resident of Gori looks to the sky on Aug. 17 as she talks about the bombs that rained down on her neighborhood in the Georgian city near South Ossetia during the attack by Russia. Russia sent troops into Georgia on Aug. 8 after Georgian forces moved against South Ossetia. The crisis also heightened tensions between Russia and the West.
Michael Robinson Chavez / Los Angeles Times
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