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South Ossetia Protesters to Kokoity: With or Without You

Come December 10, protesters in the discombobulated Caucasus region of South Ossetia plan to inaugurate their leader, Alla Jioyeva, as the territory's new de facto president with or without the consent of the current de facto president, longtime strongman Eduard Kokoity.  

Russia’s efforts to defuse South Ossetia's political crisis -- now a week-old -- appear to be not heading toward breakthrough.  

The protesters insist they already have a president so both Kokoity and the pick for his successor, de facto Emergency Situations Minister Anatoliy Bibolev, as well as their backers in the Kremlin, need to get used to it.

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South Ossetia Protesters to Kokoity: With or Without You

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