Wednesday, 26 August 2015 00:00

Sailing the South Caucasus through Troubled Waters towards Regional Integration

Written by  George Vlad Niculescu
Just like other parts of Eurasia, the South Caucasus is facing a new breed of East-West geopolitical competition interwoven with three evolving challenges:
1) a growing ideological gap between Russia and the West;
2) the chronic persistence of protracted conflicts;
3) the dilemma of the post-Soviet states: European vs. Eurasian integration.