Articles by Cory Welt

How to Resolve the Georgia Conflict

Dec. 16 will mark the 14th time that parties to the Georgia conflict have gathered in Geneva. Up to now, the Geneva meetings have reportedly largely been exercises in grandstanding and bluster, with little concrete progress to speak of. But this time, progress is possible.

It's the Process That Counts

""We are not in favor of process for the sake of process itself. We want results."" So said Georgian Foreign Minister Gela Bezhuashvili on Thursday in addressing the lack of momentum for the peace process Georgia launched last year for resolving its conflict with the breakaway region of South Ossetia. For a peace process in its infancy, the foreign minister's expression of frustration was premature.