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CSCE :: Text Records MICHAEL J. OCHS - Policy Advisor for the Commission since 1987, Dr. Ochs has responsibility for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Previously he served as Research Associate with the National Strategy Information Center, 1986-1987, and an IREX Exchange Scholar in USSR, 1985-86. He earned his Ph.D. and M.A. in Russian History from Harvard University and his B.A. in History at City College of New York. Dr. Ochs’ languages include: Russian, Polish, German, and Italian.


CSCE :: Text Records MICHAEL J. OCHS - Policy Advisor for the Commission since 1987, Dr. Ochs has responsibility for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan. Previously he served as Research Associate with the National Strategy Information Center, 1986-1987, and an IREX Exchange Scholar in USSR, 1985-86. He earned his Ph.D. and M.A. in Russian History from Harvard University and his B.A. in History at City College of New York. Dr. Ochs’ languages include: Russian, Polish, German, and Italian.

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Chairman Chris Smith (L), Bill Browder, author of Red Notice, and David Kramer, Senior Director for Human Rights and Human Freedom at the McCain Institute. Courtesy of The McCain Institute for International Leadership. (Feb. 2015)