The Thurgood Marshall Law Library (Univ. of MD) has added 2 recent publications (dated 8/13/08) on events in Russia and Georgia to their Congressional Research Service Reports project . The reports provide important background on the developing Russia-Georgia conflict. The reports are titled Russia-Georgia Conflict in South Ossetia: Context and Implications for U.S. Interests and Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia: Political Developments and Implications for U.S.
The Congressional Research Service is a department of the Library of Congress that provides members of Congress with authoritative research and analysis on policy issues. CRS produces or updates more than 3,000 studies and other publications each year, none of which are distributed to the public.