|Author (Person)||Kostanyan, Hrant, Vorobiov, Ievgen|
|Publisher||Centre for European Policy Studies [CEPS]|
|Series Title||CEPS Commentary|
|Series Details||27 September 2012|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
In an important test for democracy, Georgia and Ukraine will go to the polls for parliamentary elections on the 1st and 28th of October, respectively. The political leaders of these two Eastern Partnership countries have committed themselves to European values and principles – rhetorically. In reality, the promise of their colour revolutions is unrealised and they have shifted further towards authoritarianism, albeit following different paths in their respective post-revolution periods.
|Countries / Regions||Europe, Georgia, Ukraine|