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Ian Kelly and David J. Kramer

Ian Kelly is ambassador (ret.) in residence at Northwestern University and was U.S. ambassador to Georgia from 2015 to 2018.

David J. Kramer is the Bradford M. Freeman managing director for global policy at the George W. Bush Institute and served as assistant secretary of state for democracy, human rights and labor in the George W. Bush administration.

They are authors of the recent report published by the German Marshall Fund and the Economic Policy Research Center in Tbilisi, A Country on the Verge: The Case for Supporting Georgia.


Articles by Ian Kelly and David J. Kramer

May 24, 2022 5:30 am

Putin Is Failing in Ukraine, But Winning in Georgia

The government in Tbilisi is taking pages from Putin’s playbook.
Ian Kelly and David J. Kramer
February 22, 2022 5:30 am

Ukraine Isn’t the Only Target of Putin’s Aggression

Even as Ukraine defends its independence, the Russian "sphere of influence" is growing.
Ian Kelly and David J. Kramer
March 29, 2021 5:30 am

How the U.S. Should Respond to the Trouble in Georgia

The struggling republic needs American support and encouragement.
Ian Kelly and David J. Kramer