Quotes of the Day

A South Ossetian man walks along the street on August 17, 2008 in Tskhinvali
Monday, Aug. 25, 2008

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  • an International Crisis Group director, on how the war between Russia and Georgia has prompted some Georgians and Ossetians to refuse to acknowledge each others' language
Photo: Dmitry Kostyukov / AFP | Source: International Herald Tribune