Caucasus

Abstract: Successively, this essay will try to explore two points. First, I am going to argue that the role of ethnicity in Dagestan’s Politics is singular in the region but limited due to the informal political resources. Then, after acknowledging some ...

With Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia’s elections set to take place in 2018, the South Caucasus could face some significant security risk. As changes in the U.S.-Russia and Europe-Russia relations continue to influence the region’s politics, the fragile state of the ...

Summary Russia wants to expand its transit networks – and its influence – south, but doing so will not be easy. Over the past two years, Russia has been busy expanding its road and rail networks southward, through the North ...