US calls Medvedev, Saakashvili on Georgia crisis

White House spokesman Gordon Johndroe said that "President Bush reiterated the United States position to both leaders."

US calls Medvedev, Saakashvili on Georgia crisis
U.S. President George W. Bush on Saturday evening spoke to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Georgia President Mikheil Saakashvili to reiterate his position on the crisis in the breakaway region of South Ossetia, the White House said.

"President Bush reiterated the United States position to both leaders," said White House spokesman Gordon Johndroe.

Bush earlier urged both sides to halt hostilities and return to their positions before the fighting began earlier this week.

Reuters
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