Reports: Russian troops quit Poti after sinking vessels

14:03, 13 August 2008
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Th vessels were moved away from the coast and sinked

Russian forces withdrew from Poti late last night after sinking several vessels of the Georgian armed forces, according to a reporter of a Poti-based radio station.

It told RFE/RL Georgian service on Wednesday morning that vessels were moved away from the coast and sinked. Two vessels of the Georgian coast guard were not destroyed, according to this report.

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