Thursday, August 28, 2008

Russia, angry with US, takes up Afghan attack at UN

UNITED NATIONS, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Russia, at odds with the United States over Georgia, will press the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday to condemn U.S.-led air strikes in Afghanistan that killed dozens of civilians, diplomats said.

Russia and the United States are permanent members of the council with veto power, along with France, Britain and China.


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