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After the Colored Revolution

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Vasili Rukhadze is a Visiting Lecturer of Political Science at the University of Pittsburgh, specializing in Comparative Politics and International Relations with area focus on the former Soviet Union and post-communist Eastern and Central Europe. He’s been a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University’s Harriman Institute, where he researched new energy routes from the Caspian Sea basin to the European Union. Since 2012, he’s been a Political Analyst at the Jamestown Foundation.


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