Stories about Azerbaijan from June, 2007
Caucasus: Not a Region
Artur says that the South Caucasus is an artificial and unnecessary construct — that the three countries within in have little in common.
Azerbaijan: Missile Defense & Cooperation
neweurasia and Non Pon say that Vladimir Putin's proposal for the US to put a missile defense system in Azerbaijan is a rare opportunity for cooperation in Central Asia and the Caucasus.
Caucasus: Tourism Index
Social Science in the Caucasus summarizes how the Caucasus states fare on the World Economic Forum's new tourism index.
Russia: “The Azeri Option”
Sean's Russia Blog reports that at the G8 Summit, Bush and Putin “appeared to come to some agreement over the placing of missile defense systems in East Europe” – thanks to the surprise “Azeri option.”