Wilson Center Experts

Alec Rasizade

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Senior Associate, Historical Research Center
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Contemporary Situation in the Transcaucasus, U.S. Strategic Interest in the Region, and American Policy toward the Republic of Azerbaijan
Oct 01, 1993
Oct 01, 1993

Project Summary

Examination of the traditional national rivalry and local power politics in the continuous Georgian turmoil, Azeri-Armenian war, ethnic insurgence, and overall economic crisis as complicating factors in the traditional dominance politics between the major powers of Russia, Iran, the United States and Turkey. Analyzes US responsibility in maintaining peace in the area.