Around the Bloc

13 October 2011
Serbia Gets One Foot in the EU Door, Latvian Russians Shut Out of Parliament Premium

Plus, even more gas in Turkmenistan and Slovakia ties euro rescue to early elections.

By Jeremy Druker, Ioana Caloianu, and Margareta Retsnik
Bidzina Ivanishvili
12 October 2011
Tymoshenko Verdict Strands Kyiv in Sea of Troubles, Slovak Government Felled by Euro-populism Premium

Plus, killers of Kyrgyz journalist convicted and a Georgian tycoon calls out Saakashvili.

By Ky Krauthamer and Ioana Caloianu
11 October 2011
Macedonia Halts Census, EU Mulls Aid to Belarus Premium

Plus, election time means security sweeps in Kyrgyzstan and a German expert on Russia gains first-hand knowledge of the country's migration system.

By Ky Krauthamer and Ioana Caloianu
10 October 2011
Poles Back Tusk at Polls, Kosovo-Serbia Talks Back on Track Premium

Plus, the Czech president blames the debt crisis on EU integration and Poland and Ukraine get ready for some football.

By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu and Kaitlyn Meade
7 October 2011
Ukrainian Parliament Rejects ‘Tymoshenko Bills,’ Former Soviet States Under Cyber Attack Premium

Plus, Belarus passes anti-protest bill, and EU tries to restart Kosovo-Serbia talks.

By S. Adam Cardais and Natasha Kirshina
6 October 2011
Prison for Turkmen Journalist, More Conspiracies from Kaczynski Premium
Plus, the great Putin feat that wasn't, and what was Hilary Swank doing in Grozny?
By Jeremy Druker and Ioana Caloianu
Iurie Leanca
5 October 2011
Ukraine Gas Find, Big Trouble in Little Ossetia Premium

Plus, a Moldovan-Slovak-Czech troika and the oldest living Chechen recalls her eventful life.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu and Kaitlyn Meade
4 October 2011
Armenians Protest Non-Stop, Obama’s Friendly Chat With Karimov Premium

Plus, Roma marches and counter-marches and Bosnia goes a year without a government.

By Ky Krauthamer
3 October 2011
Merchants Beware in Georgia, Bulgarian Ethnic Unrest Hits Facebook Premium

Plus, what to expect from Russia's once and future president, and an Andijan protester succumbs to TB in prison.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Kaitlyn Meade, and Natasha Kirshina
30 September 2011
Kyrgyzstan Bans Casinos, ‘Witness X’ in Kosovo War Crimes Trial Found Dead Premium

Plus, Amnesty International asks Lithuania to reopen CIA prison probe, and geocaching a hit with Czechs.

By S. Adam Cardais


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