Russian soldiers in Georgia build fortifications, while authorities in Tbilisi and their Western supporter fear that the promise withdrawing will be delayed, international news agencies inform. In fact, a Russian general claims that it will take about ten days until the Russian troops completely leaver the Georgian soil. The statement comes a few days after Russian president

Meanwhile, the Russian troops continue to control the surroundings of the city of Gory, namely the main highway that connects Georgia's East and West.

Protestsare taking place in the city of Poti, where participants accuse Russia of consolidating its position, instead of withdrawing.