Riccardo Orizio

The ambiguous game of the Caucasus where Putin wants to lead

Editoriale Domani, 14 August 2021

A noble and ancient nation immersed in a Byzantine world where identity may seem uncertain: the current president is a former French ambassador, the predecessor an American lawyer and the former first lady a Dutch diplomat.

The behind-the-scenes role of billionaire Bidzina Ivanishvili, a friend of the Kremlin but also a French citizen and head of the main Georgian party.

A Christian for 1700 years, a wine producer for two thousand, Stalin's birthplace, Georgia remains mutilated, but perhaps it has its own cunning plan of action.

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