Georgia South Ossetia Iraq

Georgian soldiers are seen after returning from Iraq, in Tbilisi, Georgia, Monday, Aug. 11, 2008. The U.S. military started flying some 2,000 Georgian troops home from Iraq on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2008, after Georgia recalled them. Russian armored vehicles rolled deep into western Georgia on Monday, quickly taking control of several towns and a military base and slicing open a damaging second front in Russia's battle with Georgia. Other Russian forces captured the key central city of Gori. (AP Photo/Shakh Aivazov)