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IWPR takes Georgian reporters to a village on the fragile boundary with South Ossetia.
August 2008 conflict resulted in formal Russian recognition of South Ossetian and Abkhazian independence.
Government faces resistance as it insists boycotting the games would be worse than going.
Russian forces draw new line around South Ossetia in barbed wire.
Russian prime minister talks of improving relations five years after 2008 war, but makes it clear there will be no compromise on key issues.
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