Jamestown board member Ambassador Matthew Bryza wrote an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal on February 5, discussing Russia’s continued occupation of the Republic of Georgia, just miles from the Winter Olympics site in Sochi.
Near to Sochi, Far From Free of Russia
February 5, Wall Street Journal
The principled decision of key Euro-Atlantic leaders not to attend the Sochi Winter Olympics in protest of Russia’s anti-homosexual laws may be commendable. But it contrasts with their silence on another issue undercutting the Olympic spirit of peace and understanding: Russia’s invasion and occupation of neighboring Georgia…
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