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White House Proposes Slashing US Programs in Caucasus, Central Asia


LobeLog - May 27, 2017
When Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili visited Washington in early May and met with United States President Donald Trump, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and other senior officials, it was billed as a reaffirmation of the US's strong ...
 

APA


APA - May 26, 2017
Ensuring stability in the South Caucasus is a priority for NATO, the President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly Paolo Alli said at a meeting with Georgian ...
 

The Raucous Caucasus


The American Interest - May 2, 2017
The news from the Caucasus that reaches the United States these days is mainly bad news. We hear reports of widespread corruption, human rights violations, or clashes between warring nations. In the case of the Russian North Caucasus, jihadi terrorists ...
 

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Caucasus books


Hostage


by: Guy Delisle

How does one survive when all hope is lost?

In the middle of the night in 1997, Doctors Without Borders administrator Christophe André was kidnapped by armed men and taken away to an unknown destination in the Caucasus region. For three months, André was kept handcuffed in solitary confinement, with little to survive on and almost no contact with the outside world. Close to twenty years later, award-winning cartoonist Guy Delisle (Pyongyang, Jerusalem, Shenzhen.
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Samarkand: Recipes & Stories from Central Asia & The Caucasus


by: Caroline Eden, Eleanor Ford
Over hundreds of years, various ethnic groups have passed through this city, sharing and influencing each other's cuisine and leaving their culinary stamp. Samarkand is a love letter to Central Asia and the Caucasus, containing travel essays, beautiful photography and recipes that are little known in the West that have been expertly adapted for the home cook. There is an introduction to the region (explaining the ethnic groups – Uzbeks, Tajiks, Russian, Turkis, Koryo-Saram, Jewish, Caucasus, Afghan) with a useful pantry of essential ingredients, followed by an array of delicious dishes.
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Lonely Planet Russia


by: Lonely Planet, Simon Richmond, Marc Bennetts, Marc Di Duca, Anthony Haywood, Anna Kaminski, Tom Masters, Tamara Sheward, Regis St Louis, Mara Vorhees

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet Russia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Take an awe-inspiring walk through Red Square, hike amongst the geysers and volcanoes of Kamchatka, or sweat it out in a traditional Russian banya (bathhouse); all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Russia and begin your journey now!

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Conflict Resolution in South Caucasus: Challenges to International Efforts


by: Esmira Jafarova
This book aims to highlight the efforts by the international community to facilitate solutions to the conflicts in the South Caucasus, and focuses particularly on the existing challenges to these efforts. The South Caucasus region has long been roiled by the lingering ethno-national conflicts—Nagorno-Karabakh conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Abkhazia and South Ossetia conflicts within Georgia—that continue to disrupt security and stability in the entire region.
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The Caucasus: Mountains Full of Languages


This region has a new language around every mountain. Over 50 languages and 7 language families! Learn why the Caucasus is one of the world's language ...
 

History of the North Caucasus' Instability


Stratfor Eurasia Analyst Eugene Chausovsky discusses the importance, geography and history of the North Caucasus, which has been a continual security ...
 

History of the South Caucasus - Every Year


See the History of the Vital region connecting Europe and the Middle East, the South Caucasus every Year. Music and Documents used for Creation are in the ...
 

Wild Russia: The Caucasus (Der Kaukasus) - National Geographic Documentary HD


 

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Music: Circassian folk - Pshe qafe by Rami Darouqa Landscapes of Georgia and North Caucasus.