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Georgia Has a Key Role to Play in Europe’s Future

Posted December 8th, 2016 at 1:38 pm (UTC-4)
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Because of its location, Georgia is an indispensable partner in the fight against the traffic of arms, nuclear materials, biological agents and ISIS fighters. And Georgians have fought in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as in Kosovo, the Central African Republic and the Mediterranean. And Georgia carries its own weight.

The NATO Alliance Trump Doesn’t See

Posted April 4th, 2016 at 2:47 pm (UTC-4)
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Under the alliance’s tutelage, countries that might have lapsed into dictatorships or chaos instead became functioning democracies. To earn NATO security guarantees, or even a looser association as “partners for peace,” they granted rights to ethnic minorities, tolerated opposition media and cracked down on corruption.