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Katskhi Pillar
Katskhi Pillar
06/14/2014
The Katskhi pillar is a natural limestone monolith located at the village of Katskhi in western Georgian region of Imereti, near the town of Chiatura. It is approximately 40 metres (130 ft) high, and overlooks the small river valley of Katskhura, a right affluent of the Q'virila. In historical records, the Katskhi pillar is first mentioned by the 18th-century Georgian scholar Prince Vakhushti, who reports in his Geographic Description of the Kingdom of Georgia: "There is a rock within the ravine standing like a pillar, considerably high. There is a small church on the top of the rock, but nobody is able to ascend it; nor know they how to do that."

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Anna: on 10/12/2014

This just shows you the US newspaper bias, espiecaly NYTimes Their headline is: Report blames both sides.Sorry for not posting the leads. In my excitement I forget to do it.

Rosie: on 03/19/2016

Thanks for being on point and on tagter!

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