Conflict & Diplomacy

15 August 2018
Latvian Pop Singer’s Refusal to Go to Crimea Irks Russian Elite
Across the Atlantic, the U.S. Congress unveils new sanctions against Russia, while the U.S. president still wouldn’t recognize the Russian annexation of the peninsula.
 
9 August 2018
How One Small War Dealt a Hammer Blow to East-West Relations

Russia drew valuable lessons from its easy victory over Georgia in the 2008 war.

 
Orkhan Dzhemal
2 August 2018
Murdered Russians Were Reporting on Mercenaries in Central African Republic

Financed by Putin critic Khodorkovsky, team was investigating the presence of the shadowy Wagner Group in the war-torn country.

 
Usenov
2 August 2018
Kyrgyzstan’s Most Wanted Ex-Premier Pops Up in Belarus

Daniyar Usenov was convicted of brutal crackdown on demonstrators in 2010  “color revolution.”

 
31 July 2018
Dushanbe Blames Deadly Tourist Attack on Home-Grown Terrorists

ISIS has also claimed responsibility for Sunday’s killings of Western cyclists.

 
27 July 2018
Kosovans Reject Vucic’s Land-Swap Offer

Serbian leader vows to continue the fight “not to lose everything.

 
25 July 2018
Russia in Rare Admission of Prison Abuses

In latest incident, a prison officer has been sacked after an inmate died of apparent suffocation.

 
25 July 2018
Foes Snipe at Macedonia Name Deal

Athens accuses Moscow of using its proxies in Greece to kill the “North Macedonia” agreement.

 
24 July 2018
Dodik’s Pre-October Election Surprise

Bosnia’s Serb entity could find itself on the verge of rejecting Serb responsibility for the 1995 massacre at Srebrenica.

 

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