The President of the Center of Political and Economic Research “Far Centre,” ex-ambassador of Azerbaijan in Russia, Hikmet Hajiy-zadeh tells newcaucasus.com of the influence of events in Arab countries on Azerbaijan, perils of the...

Georgia and Kazakhstan are proceeding with consolidating of economic relations and have set an objective to launch “close economic cooperation”. This cooperation is developing particularly in the frames of energetic and transport projects and towards...

Political scientist, Suren Surenyants talks about Russian military bases in Armenia, Armenian relationship with Georgia, Karabakh conflict, Armenian-Turkish relations and other issues in his exclusive interview with newcaucasus.com - You’ve left the opposition, what was...

The present situation in the South Ossetia, the relations between Russia and Georgia, the summary of Russia–Georgia war of 2008, the danger of war activities recommencement. These are some of the topics covered in...

The South Caucasus and democracy, oil and corruption, conflicts and totalitarian regimes. These are some of the topics mentioned by Azerbaijan publicist and writer Seymur Baijan in the exclusive interview for newcaucasus.com. - How would...

The world and energy, energy and the politics, carriers of energy as a lever of political pressure, the relations between the states of Southern Caucasus and Russia - these and much more are being...

An interview with Levon Barsegyan, the head of the Gyumri Press-Club ”Asparez” (Arena) - What is your appraisal of the level of freedom of speech in Armenia, where as a private TV company “GALA” (Gyumri...

We would like to note from the outset that our aim herein is not to produce a legal justification of Russia’s actions before and after August 2008. It is absolutely obvious for us that...

Post-Soviet “democracy” still differs greatly from the Western interpretation of the term in its content and forms of expression. As was expected, the authoritarian consciousness existing in the Soviet world of the twentieth century proved...

Economic Slowdown Pre-War Situation In the last three years (2005-2007), the Georgian economy has experienced a dynamic development with an average real GDP growth rate exceeding 10 percent. The projection for 2008 was some 9 percent....