Legal Framework of the United States-Georgia Strategic Relations

  • Khatuna BURKADZE International Black Sea University
Keywords: legal framework, agreements, the rule of law, bilateral relationship, strategic relations


The article aims at analyzing legal framework which can define main fields of bilateral relationship between the United States and Georgia.  The paper examines agreements on cooperation in defense sphere, trade and investments, the development of the energy sector, strengthening the rule of law. At the same time the article focuses on the United States-Georgia Charter on Strategic Partnership which represents central framework for bilateral relationship of the United States-Georgia and includes defense and security matters, economic, energy, cultural issues, legal aspects for strengthening further the rule of law, including by increasing judicial independence.

Author Biography

Khatuna BURKADZE, International Black Sea University
Assoc. Prof. Dr., Faculty of Education and Humanities