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Friday Photo: The green dogs of South Ossetia

Picture taken on August 7, 2009 shows a dog that has been painted green by unknown persons in Tskhinvali. A year gone since the August 2008 South Ossetian armed conflict and tensions remain high between Russia and Georgia. (DMITRY KOSTYUKOV/AFP/Getty Images) I know this is a bit old but it’s too weird and mysterious not ...

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Picture taken on August 7, 2009 shows a dog that has been painted green by unknown persons in Tskhinvali. A year gone since the August 2008 South Ossetian armed conflict and tensions remain high between Russia and Georgia. AFP PHOTO / DMITRY KOSTYUKOV (Photo credit should read DMITRY KOSTYUKOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Picture taken on August 7, 2009 shows a dog that has been painted green by unknown persons in Tskhinvali. A year gone since the August 2008 South Ossetian armed conflict and tensions remain high between Russia and Georgia. (DMITRY KOSTYUKOV/AFP/Getty Images)

I know this is a bit old but it’s too weird and mysterious not to post. Anyone know if this is a political statement of some sort?

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