Michael Cecire and Laura LindermanDecember 9, 2012 09:49
New government will maintain ties to West, but also strengthen ties to Moscow.
Georgia's new Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili smiles as he attends a session of the Georgian parliament in Kutaisi, on Oct. 25, 2012. (Vano Shlamov/AFP/Getty Images)
With a successful round of elections and a promising new leader, Georgia is in a prime position to boost its image domestically and abroad.