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Agreements – Gentlemen (‘s) (Verbal) or Legal – which may Interfere Integration of Georgia into NATO

by Tamar Kakhadze

Recently, Russia which has been so dangerously active near the Ukrainian border actually speaks into ultimate language to the West and requests from it to terminate enlargement to the East - again and again makes actual such agreements - both legal and gentlemen (‘s) according to which likely the West immediately after collapse of the Soviet Union has promised to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization to terminate the enlargement to the East. The task of the given article is to detect how the mentioned fact meets the reality and if there is existing the Legal or other any type of agreement signed between NATO-Russia, which really prohibits the Alliance from enlargement to the East and hinders the countries in the former Soviet Union (Georgia, Ukraine) to become full members of NATO.

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