Caucasus

Circassians_Israel
6 July 2011
With a Taboo Topic, Georgia Injects New Life Into Caucasian Affairs Premium

Georgia’s emerging policy toward the North Caucasus is bringing new opportunities and challenges for this volatile region and may transform Georgia itself.

By Valery Dzutsev
 
1 July 2011
Thwarting Separatism Through Language Lessons Premium

Spreading the national language will be key for the peace and prosperity of Georgia’s ethnic Armenian and Azeri regions.

By TOL
 
Svaneti
29 June 2011
Dam Will Reshape Remote Georgian Mountain Region Premium

The largest of 40 planned hydropower projects will displace thousands of Svans, who say they don’t know where they will go.

By Natia Ejoshvili
 
21 June 2011
Islamic Banking Gets a Toehold in Azerbaijan

As long as interest rates stay above 20 percent, Islamic banking could potentially gain market share at the expense of Western-style finance. From EurasiaNet.

By Shahin Abbasov
 
10 June 2011
Violence in Georgia Forces a New Look at an Old Friend Premium

Saakashvili is starting to look too much like a face in the post-Soviet rogue’s gallery.

By TOL
 

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