Russia-Georgia: Pankisi Controversy For Investigation, Say Summiteers

Russia will delve into current allegations of several villages airraided in the Pankisi Gorge, Georgia, Presidents Vladimir Putin of Russia and Eduard Shevardnadze of Georgia determined during summitry. A bilateral ad hoc team will be established if necessary, announced Igor Ivanov, Russia's Minister of Foreign Affairs. The summiteers had detailed debates on a Georgian appeal made with the controversy.