Conflict & Diplomacy

30 November 2015
Hungary Pressed to Reverse Refuge Laws

Council of Europe’s top rights official urges Budapest to scrap laws that criminalize migration.

30 November 2015
More Physical, Legal Barriers for Migrants
Migrants clashed with police on Macedonia’s southern border over the weekend.
30 November 2015
No Quick Fix for Blacked-out Crimea

Russian official concedes that completing an ‘energy bridge’ to the region could still take weeks.

27 November 2015
Moldovan Police: Paramilitary Band Planned Uprising

 Group allegedly aimed to set up a breakaway territory like those in eastern Ukraine.

27 November 2015
Polish Army To Grow By Half
New government says additional troops will be stationed along its eastern borders.
27 November 2015
Embattled Russian NGOs Propose Forming Lobby Group
Labeled ‘foreign agents,’ ‘undesirable,’ and threatened with closure, pressure groups mull creating a union to protect their common interests.

26 November 2015
Russian Pilot: Turkish Jets Fired Without Warning
Russia slaps restrictions on agricultural imports in first concrete action against Ankara.
26 November 2015
Hungarian Cops Red-Faced Over ‘Terror’ Raid Gone Wrong
Suspicious weapons, explosives turned out to be World War II memorabilia.
25 November 2015
Romania to Pay 1989 Protesters
ECHR rules in favor of demonstrators injured in Bucharest uprising that brought down Ceausescu.



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