Around the Bloc

4 June 2018
Macedonians Rally Against Changing Country’s Name Premium

Greek nationalists also plan mass demonstrations against compromise with Skopje in long-running dispute.

 
4 June 2018
Anti-Migrant Party Wins Slovenian Elections

Putting together a new government may be a tough task for ex-premier Jansa’s party.

 
4 June 2018
Contaminated Aral Sea Salt Causes Havoc Premium

An unusual storm made breathing difficult and raised fears of crop damage as dust and salt from the desiccated Aral Sea spread over hundreds of kilometers.

 
1 June 2018
Property Claims Highlight Quandary of Kosovo Serbs and Roma Premium

Disputes over homes and land continue to aggravate relations between the Albanian majority and others.

 
1 June 2018
Orban Government Plans Crackdown on Migration NGOs Premium

Lawmakers are likely to approve laws targeting those who fund or aid illegal migration.

 
1 June 2018
Romania Busts Big Illegal Logging Ring Premium

Austrian company, government agencies suspected of involvement in long-running operation in Carpathian mountains.

 
31 May 2018
Romanians the Second-Largest Minority in UK After Poles, Statistics Show Premium

The jump in their numbers is in line with statistics showing Romania has the largest migrant population in the EU – many apparently disgruntled with the situation back home.

 
30 May 2018
Murder of Russian Journalist Critical of Kremlin Was “Staged” Premium

Arkady Babchenko shows up at press conference one day after reports that he was killed in Kyiv.

 
29 May 2018
Three Takes on the Centenary of Caucasian Independence Premium

In spring 1918, three remarkably progressive states emerged in the power vacuum between Russia and Turkey.

 
29 May 2018
Decision Looms for Ukrainian Journalist Accused of Spying on Russia Premium

Prominent defense lawyer Mark Feygin claims Roman Sushchenko could be sent home in a prisoner swap.

 

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