Wilson Center Experts

Liana Jervalidze

Regional Exchange Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
First Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Georgia
Wilson Center Project(s):
Oil Policy and Security Issues in the Caucasus
Sep 01, 1997
Dec 01, 1997

Project Summary

whether the Caucusus will remain subject to explicit or implicit division of interests between powerful, regional and world scale players, or will it overcome its internal differences originated from outside players such as Russia and endeavor to establish its own security system popeline through the Northern Caucasus carriage of oil on the Danube river from Novorossisk and Potie status fo the Caspial sea Turkey’s unilaterally introduced rule governing the port of Istanbul and a general review of the Montreuk International Convention which the Russian Federation favors Kazakhstan-Chevron joint-venture knows as Tengizchevroil Azerbaijani offshore oil project consortium