Later these records fall into the hands of correspondents. Sumyashesya negligible, the Spaniards have presented the record in this form, if survey was conducted of Russian tanks, storming Tskhinvali. Saakashvili's actions so far have gone beyond generally accepted norms and rules, one of Europe's leaders, unable to restrain himself, in the heart called him a "fucking lunatic". However, all these known facts. Meanwhile, the results and lessons learned from the five-day war may be, and certainly will be much deeper and more serious than it may seem at first glance.
And here one should consider several important aspects. The first of them – and growing more and more apparent divergence of long-term interests united Europe and the USA. If the period of confrontation between the Warsaw Pact countries and the countries of the Western world, these interests are more or less coincide, since the Cold War, they began increasingly to diverge. In Europe, much sooner to realize that the world was quite different, and there is a much better understanding of how to respond to the changes occurring and how to build relations with the countries that emerged from the ruins of the Soviet Union. Western Europeans have some time to go inertia in the wake of U.S. policy in the spirit of the notorious concept of what is good for America is good for them. However, the Yugoslav conflict and its aftermath have forced most far-sighted European politicians to think about the validity of this thesis. Americans in general succeeded in his plan for the dismemberment of Yugoslavia.