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Nato membership eludes Georgia's President Saakashvili

The head of Nato is visiting the former Soviet republic of Georgia.

Georgia's West-leaning government wants to move away from Russia's sphere of influence and join the US-led military alliance.

Russia still sees Nato as a potential security threat and therefore objects.

Damien McGuinness reports from Tbilisi.

  • 09 Nov 2011
  • From the section Europe