In the Black Sea, a haven from war

Goltz, Thomas
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/11/93, Vol. 115 Issue 14, p18
Describes life aboard the Konstantine Olshanki, a Russian frigate carrying refugees from their home in Sukhumi, Georgia, once a Black Sea resort city. How city fell after 11-day battle; Georgian leader Eduard Shevardnadze's call to defend the city and bitter resentment of the thousands of volunteers who heeded his call; Bleak uncertainty of future for the refugees.


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