Around the Bloc

14 November 2017
U.S. Media Brace for Russian Retaliation

Lawmakers, media regulator said close to imposing stricter rules on foreign media and ‘undesirables.’

14 November 2017
Code of Violence Weighs Heavy on Albanian Kids

School is not an option when a child could be killed at any time outside the safety of home.

13 November 2017
As EU Presidency Approaches, Worries Spread Over Bulgaria’s Press Freedom

Country’s appalling record includes beatings and intimidation of journalists in an environment dominated by corruption.   

13 November 2017
Far-Right Marches Mar Polish Independence Day Celebrations

Protesters called for a ‘white Europe’ and ‘Islamic Holocaust,’ in a show of support for a Catholic, and not secular, Poland.

10 November 2017
Georgian, Russian Church Leaders Discuss Abkhaz Schism

Georgia and Russia have no diplomatic relations, but their Orthodox churches remain on friendly terms.

10 November 2017
NATO Set for Major Expansion

Alliance tries to allay concerns of unpreparedness in the face of Russia’s aggressive European policy.

9 November 2017
Lithuania Proposes Huge Ukraine Recovery Package

EU officials could consider the initiative at Eastern Partnership summit.

9 November 2017
Croatian Retail Magnate Todoric Released on Bail in London

A dozen others also face charges of financial skulduggery at the Balkans’ biggest food producer.

9 November 2017
Four Plead Guilty in Kazakh Pipeline Bribery Scheme

Rolls-Royce has already paid $800 million to settle allegations of corruption in several countries.

8 November 2017
Mongolia Takes Steps to Reduce Liver Cancer Rates

Central Asian country has the highest rate of disease and the highest rate of mortality from the disease in the world.   



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