Conflict & Diplomacy

6 December 2016
Azerbaijan Cozies Up to New Friends for the Holidays

Choice of Washington, D.C.’s Trump-owned hotel for a ‘freedom and diversity’ Hanukkah party raises eyebrows.

 
6 December 2016
Suicide Artists

Russian journalists continue to die under suspicious circumstances both in and out of their country, while the world watches.

By Peter Gross
 
6 December 2016
Kremlin’s New Cybersecurity Bible Targets Foreign Threats

Russia needs to keep pace with rest of world in IT and set up a national internet control system, Putin says.

 
2 December 2016
Ukrainians Plan Cyberattack on Russian Banks, FSB Warns

As tensions between Russia and the West grow, each side prepares for cyberattacks and foreign spy games.

 
2 December 2016
Trainspotting Texts Land Two Russian Women in Prison

Latest trial ended with conviction on espionage and treason charges for text message about Russian military transport.

 
1 December 2016
How Romanian Trump-Friendly Site Became Facebook Star

A news startup stirred up more buzz on social media during U.S. election season than well-funded major media.

 
30 November 2016
Moscow, Yerevan Deepen Military Cooperation

Agreement marks latest Kremlin move to boost its military presence in the restive South Caucasus.

 
29 November 2016
Kazakh Land Reform Protesters Sent to Prison For Five Years

The predictable conviction of the two activists highlights Astana’s disregard for rights to peaceful assembly.  

 
29 November 2016
A Russian Great Firewall Nears?
Moscow increasingly turning to China for help with policing the internet.
 
29 November 2016
OpEd: Part of a Pattern

The shooting of a Hungarian police officer by a neo-Nazi leader spotlights the group’s Russia ties and wider threat to the region.  

By Peter Kreko and Lorant Gyori
 

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