Georgia

The Democrats still don’t know how to counter Donald Trump

21 June 2017 10:20

Another election night in America, another failure for the Democratic Party. Having spent a mind-boggling $23 million trying to win…

In memory of my friend Alexandros Petersen – a victim of the Taliban

20 January 2014 18:23

On Friday a Taliban suicide bomber detonated in downtown Kabul in the doorway of a Lebanese restaurant which was popular…

McCain’s on the warpath (again)

8 March 2012 12:04

Senator John McCain was on the radio again this morning, urging us to intervene on behalf of Syria’s rebels. ‘It’s…

What to do about Belarus, Europe’s last dictatorship?

4 January 2011 12:02

For a while it looked like the West had the upper hand. Belarus’ Aleksandr Lukashenko, Europe’s last dictator, seemed to…

Let us help plucky Moldova

27 February 2010 14:47

Now that the post-Cold War era has ended it is hard to find small, inspirational states who seek to cement…

A Georgian Folly

10 August 2009 13:11

I must say I was surprised by Fraser’s praise for Mikheil Saakashvili on Friday and his support for the stance…

Why Georgia matters

7 August 2009 17:20

When David Cameron flew to Georgia last year, it was perhaps the clearest and most welcome statement of foreign policy…