Giorgi Areshidze

Giorgi Areshidze is senior fellow and cofounder of PSI, a think tank in Tbilisi, and was a 2008 Reagan-Fascell Fellow at the National Endowment of Democracy.

October 2008, Volume 19, Issue 4

Georgia’s Year of Turmoil

A domestic political crisis began brewing in Georgia long before the current conflict with Russia. Since the Rose Revolution, the country has been troubled by flawed elections, a “superpresidency,” and a malleable constitution.