The Russian President explained why the former head of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili decided to attack South Ossetia in 2008.
Vladimir Putin expressed the opinion that the Georgian leader in South Ossetia did not act alone: behind him stood the one who had provoked his attack on the Ossetian people. According to the President of Russia, Saakashvili is unlikely to be decided on such a serious step.
In addition, the Russian leader noted that it was a shock reaction of the international media on the events in South Ossetia, then the Western media twisted it look like the Russian side were involved in the conflict and attacked Georgian troops.
The second record Frank discussions of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin with the Director of the United States Oliver stone came out in the American television channel Showtime at 04:00 am Moscow time.