Russiske skip legger til ved Georgias kyst for å landsette tropper. Russiske fly bomber georgisk område i Abkhazia.
A senior Western official said that Russian ships were moving toward Georgia’s Black Sea coast to land ground troops, and that 12 Russian jets were bombing the Kodori Gorge in Abkhazia.
«The record is crystal clear,» said the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity. «Russia has launched a full-scale military operation, on air, land and sea. We have entered a totally new realm — politically, legally and diplomatically.»