Arts & Culture
- 28 July 2014
- Russia Hit With Massive Yukos Judgment, Georgia Charges Saakashvili With Abusing Office
Plus, a Macedonian archeologist is jailed in smuggling case and a Bosnian leader decries flood donors’ mistrust.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Mane Grigoryan
- 14 July 2014
- Tajikistan’s New Roots Music
- Relatively quickly, jazz has found a home in the traditional tunes of this mountain country.
- By Jamila Sujud
- 4 July 2014
- Military Shakeup in Ukraine, Transdniester and Moscow Ink Trade Deal
Plus, a Serbian journalist is brutally beaten, and a European court slams Russia for violating human rights.
- By S. Adam Cardais, Mane Grigoryan, and Madeleine Stern
- 2 July 2014
- Ajla Terzic: A Not So Simple Life
The Bosnian novelist and journalist talks about growing up in wartime, Yugoslav pop, and why Bosnia needs to move on.
- By John K. Cox
- 4 June 2014
- There Goes the Neighborhood
In construction-crazy Baku, another old district faces the wrecking ball.
- By Vusala Alibayli and Famil Mahmudbeyli
- 3 June 2014
- Belarus May Impose ‘Serfdom,’ Kosovo Teeters Toward Vital Election
Plus, Montenegro’s odds of NATO membership on the rise, and a master craftsman revives an ancient art in Uzbekistan.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Marketa Horazna, Rebecca Johnson and Madeleine Stern
- 16 May 2014
- A Homeless People
- A gripping work of history traces with breadth and compassion the Circassians’ brutal expulsion from the Caucasus.
- By Rebecca Gould
- 8 May 2014
- Minsk Silences Activists on Eve of World Hockey Tourney, Ukrainian Cities Look to Curb Energy Waste
Plus, Albania seeks exploration bids from big oil players, and a questionable land deal fells Croatia’s finance minister.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Marketa Horazna, and Lily Sieradzki
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