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Reflections from our correspondents on the ground in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia.

CAUCASUS BLOG: Is Georgia better off without Mikheil Saakashvili?

October 14, 2016

“Mikheil Saakashvili is like marmite,” a Georgian friend once told this correspondent. “You either love him or hate him.” If the recent parliamentary election is anything to go by, Georgians might just have had enough of marmite.

CAUCASUS BLOG: Brexit leaves EU’s Eastern Partnership stuck in limbo

July 14, 2016

Brexit might be the final nail in the initiative’s coffin, because the EU will be more concerned with its own survival rather than with keeping its neighbourhood in check.

CAUCASUS BLOG: Clooneys find themselves targets in Armenia and Azerbaijan’s war of words

May 5, 2016

A renewed ceasefire between Armenia and Azerbaijan on April 5 might have brought about a lull in the shooting, but a war of words is still very much continuing in the media.

CAUCASUS BLOG: Russia and Azerbaijan emerge as winners from flare-up of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

April 8, 2016

Russia once again reaffirmed its leverage in mediating regional conflicts, while Azerbaijan has drawn attention to the dispute and won Ankara's unconditional support.

CAUCASUS BLOG: Azerbaijan’s future leaders cut from same cloth

December 1, 2015

The children of Azerbaijan’s elite are carving out their place in the country's top business and political circles in the same manner as their parents.

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