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Video Round-Up on the Russian Invasion of Georgia

A selection of videos on the war – many more after the jump. This one shows the fiery exchanges at the UNSC.

Natalia Leshchenko of Global Insight thinks that Georgia set a trap for Putin to walk into, while others think the exact opposite.This one is the AP coverage of the Georgian withdrawal from South Ossetia while Russia continued its devastating overnight bombing campaigns regardless.Here is the CBS coverage.MSNBC reports that Russia is preventing Georgia’s attempt to disengage and end the fighting – the report cites Pentagon officials who point out that there is no strategic military goal being pursued by Russia in its bombing campaign, outside of inflicting punishment on civilians.Saakashvili is interviewed in the street right as an attack comes.One YouTube user has created a rather comprehensive playlist of 36 videos about the war.