“Putin’s Doctrine” as a Threat to the International System

Putin’s new doctrine is so far just a sketch rather than a finished product ready for immediate implementation. At a certain stage, it may be quietly disavowed; however, a return to a relatively calm period of post-bipolar international relations is unlikely to happen. The world should prepare to live under stricter rules that have yet to make themselves known.

Kennan Institute Announces This Year's Robert H. Baraz Memorial Intern

Sofia Plagakis has been selected as the Robert H. Baraz Memorial Intern for the 2004-2005 program year.

Beria, His Enemies, and Their Georgian Clienteles, 1949-1953 (1980)

Washington, D.C.: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Kennan Institute Occasional Paper Series #119, 1980. PDF 54 pages.

Spotlight on Central Eurasia Series

The Spotlight on Central Eurasia Speaker Series, hosted by the Wilson Center’s Kennan Institute, aims to inform Washington, DC-based scholars and practitioners of the latest research on a range of topics impacting the future of the Caucasus and Central Asia. Throughout the academic year, speakers from various disciplines, including political science, anthropology, sociology, and history, will present highlights from their recent articles and books.


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Putting the South Caucasus in Perspective

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