Around the Bloc

28 May 2018
The Armenian Revolution Is Over, Now Get to Work Premium

The man who rode to power in Armenia on a wave of street protest is demanding an end to … street protest.

 
28 May 2018
A Record Year for Wizz Air Premium

Lack of competition on many CEE routes is major plus for the region’s biggest budget airline.

 
28 May 2018
Czech Artist Aims to Normalize Tourist-Choked Town Premium

Installation at Venice Biennale reflects the impact of mass tourism on UNESCO-listed heritage site.

 
25 May 2018
EU Lets Gazprom Off Without Fines Premium

Some eastern member countries unhappy with Commission ruling on the dominant player in the continent’s gas market.

 
25 May 2018
U.S. Bans Turkmen Cotton Premium

As Uzbekistan begins phasing out use of forced labor to pick cotton, glare falls on its Central Asian neighbor.

 
25 May 2018
Estonia, Russia Exchange Tough Talk on Border Treaty Premium

Russia will not ratify the treaty until Estonian leaders stop their “Russophobic rhetoric,” Russia’s embassy in Tallinn fumes.

 
24 May 2018
Kazakhstan Seeks Return of Frozen Fortune Premium

UK court ruling saw $22 billion worth of state assets being frozen in a highly unusual case.

 
24 May 2018
Defying Brussels, Romania Vows Further Deficit Spending Premium

Government says no end to austerity-busting course despite warnings of an overheating economy.

 
24 May 2018
Russia Suspected in New Cyberattack on Ukraine Premium

FBI says it hobbled the attack, but researchers warn it may not be over; Dutch police accuse Russia in MH17 shootdown.

 
23 May 2018
Influx of Migrants Add to Tensions Ahead of Bosnian Elections Premium

Relations between the country’s three ethnic minorities flare up as thousands of migrants surge through the Balkans.

 

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