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Cheney Visits Georgia As Bush OKs $1 Billion In Aid

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Cheney Visits Georgia As Bush OKs $1 Billion In Aid

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Cheney Visits Georgia As Bush OKs $1 Billion In Aid

Cheney Visits Georgia As Bush OKs $1 Billion In Aid

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Vice President Dick Cheney is visiting Georgia one day after the White House announced a $1 billion economic aid package for the country. The visit is the highest-ranking by a U.S. official since Russia invaded its smaller neighbor last month. The aid will help Georgia rebuild but at the same time sends a message to Moscow.