The attached article, “Recent Trends in Security and Stability in the South Caucasus,” is a joint analysis I co-authored with Dr. Sergey Minasyan, which was published in the Winter 2011 issue of CONNECTIONS. The Quarterly Journal (Volume XI, Number 1), a publication of the Partnership for Peace Consortium of Defense Academies and Security Studies Institutes, at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch, Germany.