Georgia on Tuesday formally broke diplomatic relations with Russia following its occupation of parts of the country and recognition of two rebel regions, the foreign ministry said.
"The Russian Federations envoy in Georgia, Andrei Smaga, has been summoned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia and handed a note informing the Russian Federation that diplomatic relations between Georgia and Russia are severed," foreign ministry spokeswoman Nato Chikovani told AFP.
"From this moment, there are no more diplomatic relations between the two countries," she said.
The foreign ministry had announced Friday it was cutting diplomatic ties with
The move came after