Russian military vehicles start moving towards South Ossetia via Roki Tunnel

According to official sources in South Ossetia, the Russian military started moving towards South Ossetia via the Roki Tunnel.

"Military convoys and armored carriers with troops are moving by the Transkam Road from Alagir towards the Lower Zaramag border check-point," the sources say.

No confirmation of the reports has been received yet at the Russian Defense Ministry.

Meanwhile, the South Ossetian capital is under massive shelling. Violent fighting is taking place near the city.

Earlier, the Georgian military confirmed their intention to solve the conflict by force.

[Source: Regnum, Moscow, 07Aug08]

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