Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 11:24

On September 12, the Center for International Policy (CIP) presented the first in a series of events looking at the status of the United States’ security relationships around the world.

Monday, September 23, 2013 - 07:55
An agreement will be signed between Georgia and Afghanistan on providing training assistance to the Afghan armed forces, Georgian Defense Minister, Irakli Alasania, said.
Friday, September 20, 2013 - 00:00

A round-up of some of the top articles and news highlights from around Central Eurasia over the last week:

Central Asia:

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 - 07:41
A Sudanese military delegation is visiting Sri Lanka to discuss joint military cooperation between the armed institutions of the two countries.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 - 13:47
Incompetence and negligence allowed Osama Bin Laden to live in Pakistan undetected for almost a decade, a leaked government report suggests.
Monday, August 5, 2013 - 10:58
How can Georgia both improve relations with Russia while remaining on the path to NATO membership? That's been the fundamental question for Georgia's new government, which has promised to pursue both those seemingly contradictory strategic goals.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 12:49
The U.S. partnership with Kazakhstan has grown dramatically over the last 20 years, as Kazakhstan has become a regional and increasingly global leader. Kazakhstan has been the strongest advocate in this region of the New Silk Road, of strengthening economic and commercial linkages across South and Central Asia to connect the region more closely with the rest of Asia and Europe.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 10:48
As the political, economic, and security transitions in Afghanistan continue, many commentators are already recasting the story of the region in terms of a renewed "Great Game" while also forecasting diminished U.S. interest in the region. But I reject this narrative. Our engagement with, and commitment to, Central Asia and its people will continue far beyond 2014.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 09:20
The Ambassador commended Georgia’s commitment to ISAF and its contribution to creating peace and security in Afghanistan. Ambassador Norland also spoke about Georgia’s strategic importance as the “gatekeeper to the new silk road” and the opportunity to connect “the East and the West in a way that builds a foundation for peace and prosperity.”