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Russia calls U.S.-Georgia army exercises "provocative" (15.03.12)

Russia has slammed the United States and Georgia’s underway joint military exercises and called it a provocative and unhelpful move in an already unstable region. 

Referring to the presence of some 300 US marines in Georgia for the joint training drills, which began last week, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at State Duma, Reuters reported. Russia’s lower house of parliament, on Wednesday, “I brought this to the serious attention of [the US] Secretary of State [Hillary Clinton], because it all looks somewhat provocative."

"We hope such things will be decided not only from the point of view of rewarding Georgia for sending ... its soldiers to Afghanistan, but also from the point of view of stability in this very very fragile region," he told lawmakers in the Duma