Georgian elections http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22721/all en Defeat may mean victory for Georgian president http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/Georgia-Saakashvili-elections-Ivanishvili Shortly before the last parliamentary elections four years ago, Mikhail Saakashvili excused himself from a conversation on his presidential jet. He got up abruptly as it was descending to the capital Tbilisi and headed into the pilot’s cabin. Minutes later, the plane’s wings began tipping unsteadily ahead of a rough landing.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/chatter/Georgia-Saakashvili-elections-Ivanishvili" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Georgian elections World Leaders Europe Chatter Tue, 02 Oct 2012 18:04:00 +0000 Gregory Feifer 5721395 at http://www.globalpost.com Early foreign policy signs from Georgia seem positive http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/early-foreign-policy-signs-georgia-seem-positive With a successful round of elections and a promising new leader, Georgia is in a prime position to boost its image domestically and abroad. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/commentary/early-foreign-policy-signs-georgia-seem-positive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Georgia Georgian elections World Leaders Diplomacy Politics Commentary GlobalPost Blogs Sun, 09 Dec 2012 13:49:05 +0000 Michael Cecire and Laura Linderman 5728260 at http://www.globalpost.com