Conflict & Diplomacy

29 March 2017
The Donbas Apple of Discord

Experts weigh in on the implications of the ‘nationalization’ of Ukrainian companies in the rebel-eastern part of the country. From Hromadske.

By Yuri Petrushevski
29 March 2017
Serbia’s Vucic Cancels Kosovo Visit

Premier planned to make a campaign stop in a Serbian-inhabited town, amid uncertainties whether Kosovo Serbs will be able to vote in Sunday’s election.

28 March 2017
Montenegro’s NATO Bid Enters Home Stretch
Washington is betting the tiny country can curb Russian influence in southeastern Europe.
28 March 2017
Tajik Army Begins Exercises With Russians – and Americans

China’s presence on the porous Tajik-Afghan border is also rising.

24 March 2017
Hungarian Ex-Spy Chief Warns of Russian Influence

Interview with Ferenc Katrein gives insight into the world of Central European intelligence.

24 March 2017
More Arrests as Belarusian Crackdown Continues

President says militants funded from abroad planned ‘armed provocations.’

23 March 2017
Huge Ukraine Arms Blast Blamed on Saboteurs

Thousands are being evacuated from area around military base near Kharkiv.

21 March 2017
EU West Balkans Plan Off to Rocky Start

Kosovo, Albania not enthused about economic cooperation with neighbors in the restive region.

21 March 2017
Bulgarian Rightists Block Turkish Border

Barricades embody many Bulgarians’ fury with Ankara over alleged meddling in next weekend’s election.

21 March 2017
Lukashenka Lambastes Western ‘Fifth Column’

Protest groups plan more anti-government demonstrations this week.





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