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Thousands forced to flee Georgia


The UN has estimated that 20,000 civilians have been forced to flee their homes since fighting began in Georgia.

The BBC's Gavin Hewitt reports from the frontline near the town of Gori, where Russian planes have been in action.

As he reported on the fate of civilians in Georgia, his team came under attack from Russian fire.


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