The South Caucasus:
Regional Security and Stability

The South Caucasus: Regional Security and Stability

Conference Papers

Edited by Gayane Novikova

Co-edited by: A.Melyan, S.Sargsyan

About this conference


CONTENTS
Preface 11
CHANGE OF THE GEOPOLITICAL SITUATION AFTER  SEPTEMBER 11, 2001
Arif Yunusov, Azerbaijan

The Modern Situation in Azerbaijan and Security Problem in the South Caucasus

13
Ashot Voskanian, Armenia

Regional Security in the South Caucasus in the Light of New Geopolitical Realities

30
Shota Utiashvili, Georgia

Small State and Big Neighbor: Georgia’s Search for Security

37
Mehrdad Khonsari, UK

Iran and the Caucasus: Prospective Objectives and Realistic Options in a New Era

48
Burcu Gultekin, Turkey

Turkey-South Caucasus: Analysis of the Current Situation

55
Ruben Safrastian, Armenia

On the Ideological Substantiation of the Turkey’s Regional Policy: Concept of Eurasia

66
Dr. Sergey Solodovnik, Russia

Russian Strategic Options in the Caucasus “Medium Game”: Future Variables and Likely Responses

74
Alexander Skakov, Russia

Russia, the Caucasus and the West in the Changing World

79
THE SOUTH CAUCASUS: IN SEARCH OF SECURITY AND STABILITY
Bruce Jackson, USA

Frontiers of Freedom

84
Uwe Halbach, Germany

Insecurity in the Caucasus: Views from Outside

94
Simone de Manso, NATO

NATO and the South Caucasus:  Stability and Cooperation

102
Gayane Novikova, Armenia

Some Political Aspects of the Security in the South Caucasus

107