In this article, Svante Cornell argues that while the humanitarian consequences of the 2008 Russo-Georgian war do not compare with what transpired in Chechnya or Bosnia in the 1990s, the conflict arguably marked the most significant challenge to Europe’s security architecture since the end of the cold war 다운로드. The author, then, explains some of the most important questions that have arised from this war: Why did this small war in the Caucasus happen, and who started it 다운로드? What implications will it have for the South Caucasus, for the former Soviet Union more broadly, and for Europe as a whole?
Cornell, S. E. (2008) 다운로드. War in Georgia, jitters all around. Current History,107(711), 307.
Civilizations have collided in the Caucasus Mountains since the dawn of history, and the region’s dozens of ethnic groups have been noted for “obstinacy and ferocity” since ancient times 스파이 앱 다운로드. Stalin was born in these mountains, and it was also here that the Soviet empire began to crumble. The story of the Republic of Georgia illustrates that the peoples of the Caucasus may prove as incapable of self-rule as they were resistant to rule by outsiders 모두의 마블.
Kaplan, R. (2000, November). Where Europe Vanishes. Atlantic Monthly, 67-81.