The territory of the Transcaucasus region was inhabited by Homo erectus ...
Caucasus range is generally perceived to be the dividing line between Asia and
Turkey sits astride Europe, particularly the Balkans, the Middle East, and the ...
and southern republics of the ex-USSR in Transcaucasia and Central Asia, and
as a ..... address the Transcaucasian and/or Bosnian wars, an approach that
across the Transcaucasus and the Caspian Sea from Central Asia to. Turkey also
would ... the Balkans, the Middle East and the Transcaucasus. Rather than ...
Chechen cause, Russian officials will always play the so-called. 'Kurdish Card' ...
It is acting as a bridge between the West, the Balkans and the Middle East. ....
later, in July 1993, launched what the Turkish press called "a diplomatic attack".
.... only in Central Asia and Transcaucasia, but also in Russia itself, especially in
Anthony Zinni focused on the 10 key challenges facing Central Asia, which ...... to
be called a nation-state, having been thrown into independence by the breakup
of ..... in Moscow but also in Nigeria, Columbia, the Caucasus, and the Balkans.
Oct 18, 2011 ... The Transcaucasian countries of Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia are included
in this definition, though they are defined by the UN as western Asia. ... It follows
the so-called “Huntington line” of "clashing civilizations" corresponding roughly to
the eastern ... Southeastern Europe and the Balkan Peninsula.
Georgia, situated at the dividing line of Asia and Europe, is an ancient country of
... and Azerbaijan, Georgia was integrated into the Transcaucasian SFSR.
of Britain's influence in Transcaucasia from 1917 to 1921 seemed like a fleeting
second. .... While the agreement called for a partial payment in pounds sterling,
the Treasury .... as the Balkan peoples, and certainly more so than the Arabs and
Turks." 33 .... Britain's Frontier in West Asia, 1918-1923 (New York: Albany,. 1...
Transcaucasus—Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Georgia—have experienced at ...
become part of an arc of stability running from the Balkans through Turkey to the
..... called Minsk Group (the United States, Russia, Germany, France, the United
.... transporting energy from the Caucasus and Central Asia for international
... highly civilized peoples of Asia and Europe: the Chinese, the Iranians, and the
... But in the east they were defeated by the Qitan (now called the Qara Ḵitay)
near ... Eastern Roman empire and to Turkicize Anatolia and parts of the Balkans.
.... in eastern Turkestan down to the present in western Turkestan, Transcaucasia