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Cory Welt Archives

Turkish-Armenian Normalisation and the Karabakh Conflict

Cory Welt examines Turkish-Armenian relations and proposes a way forward for diplomatic relations that would allow for border opening and the withdrawal of Armenian forces from territory outside Nagorno-Karabakh

by Cory Welt | Thursday, July 11, 2013

The Boston Marathon Attack, the North Caucasus, and U.S.-Russian Relations

ChechnyaWhile it is still unclear whether the terrorist suspects’ Chechen connection is relevant to the attacks, many questions about Chechnya and the North Caucasus insurgency are being raised.

by Cory Welt | Monday, April 22, 2013

Don't Give Up on the U.S.-Russian Reset

Cory Welt and Ivan Kurilla examine the potential for U.S.-Russian cooperation in forming a stronger bilateral relationship, and in tackling regional and global challenges.

by Cory Welt | Friday, March 29, 2013

Cory Welt

Cory Welt is an Adjunct Fellow at the Center for American Progress. Welt is the associate director and research professor of international affairs at the Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies at George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, where he co-directs the Program on New Approaches to Research and Security in Eurasia […]

| Friday, September 28, 2012

5 Things You Need to Know About Georgian Parliamentary Elections

Bidzina IvanishviliA suddenly competitive race to lead this post-Soviet state on a more stable path toward democracy requires the United States and Europe not to rush to judgment about the outcome.

by Cory Welt | Thursday, September 27, 2012

Human Rights in Georgia

Georgia gay rights protestCAP Adjunct Fellow Cory Welt briefs the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission.

by Cory Welt | Thursday, September 13, 2012

Democratization in the Caucasus: Elections in Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia

Cory Welt testifies before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission).

by Cory Welt | Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Russia, Trade, and Human Rights

article icon Issue Brief Cory Welt argues that the U.S. Senate should consider U.S.-Russian trade relations and human rights enforcement seriously, separately, and simultaneously.

by Cory Welt | Monday, April 30, 2012

Can the U.S.-Russia ‘Reset’ Survive Russia’s Presidential Election?

Cory Welt looks at how another Vladimir Putin presidency could affect relations between Washington and Moscow.

by Cory Welt | Thursday, March 1, 2012

Don’t Shy Away From Progress on the Russia-Georgia Conflict

Cory Welt says the Obama administration should be highlighting cooperation between the two countries on Russia’s membership agreement for the World Trade Organization.

by Cory Welt | Monday, February 6, 2012

Easing the Crossing

In the Georgia conflicts, any effective prevention regime must address the human-security needs of trans-boundary populations, write Samuel Charap and Cory Welt.

by Samuel Charap and Cory Welt | Wednesday, February 16, 2011

A More Proactive U.S. Approach to the Georgia Conflicts

book_alt2 icon Report Report from Samuel Charap and Cory Welt offers recommendations for beginning a conflict resolution process on the Georgia conflicts.

by Samuel Charap and Cory Welt | Tuesday, February 15, 2011

How to Resolve the Georgia Conflict

December 16 will mark the 14th time that parties to the Georgia conflict have gathered in Geneva. This time, however, progress is possible.

by Samuel Charap and Cory Welt | Thursday, December 16, 2010

A New Approach to the Russia-Georgia Conflict

The United States should focus on conflict prevention, management, and resolution—not arms sales—write Samuel Charap and Cory Welt.

by Samuel Charap and Cory Welt | Monday, October 18, 2010