Economy & Business
- 5 December 2012
- Serbia, Kosovo Agree on Border Protocol, Kyrgyzstan to Join Free Trade Bloc in 2014
Plus, a new mosque will honor Chechen leader Kadyrov and Russia’s beloved animator Fyodor Khitruk dies, aged 95.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Andrew McIntyre, and Nino Tsintsadze
- 4 December 2012
- Ukrainian Government Resigns, Trouble in Placid Slovenia
Plus, Poland’s Catholic primate defends the use of baby boxes and British Russophiles are red-faced over a bad-taste photo.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze
- 3 December 2012
- Hungarians Come Out Against Anti-Semitic Remarks, Moldova Edges Closer to EU
Plus, a major snowfall creates a 100-mile traffic jam in Russia and Ukraine is hoodwinked in a phony gas deal.
- By Barbara Frye, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Nino Tsintsadze
- 30 November 2012
- Former Kosovo Leader Cleared of War Crimes, Pussy Riot Videos Ruled 'Extremist'
Plus, Russia levels posthumous charges against Magnitsky, and Croatia sees its first anti-austerity protest.
- By S. Adam Cardais and Nino Tsintsadze
- 29 November 2012
- On 100th Birthday Albania Offends, Hungarian Pol Faces Storm over Calls for ‘Jewish List’
Plus, Estonia and Latvia brace for more asylum seekers and Georgia’s new prime minister takes on The Washington Post.
- By Nirvana Bhatia, Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, Jeremy Druker, and Nino Tsintsadze
- 28 November 2012
- Witness in Magnitsky Case Found Dead, Tajik Facebook Goes Dark
Plus, Ukraine marks a milestone in the Chernobyl cleanup and Russians plan to celebrate the end of the world in style.
- By Ky Krauthamer,Joshua Boissevain, Ioana Caloianu, and Andrew McIntyre
- 28 November 2012
- Drinking Firewater in Moldova
- Almost all the rural population lacks clean drinking water, and in one village the water can even be set alight.
- By Dmitri Romanovski
- 26 November 2012
- Fugitive Albanian Spy Convicted of Torture, Hungary’s Credit Rating Takes Another Dive
Plus, an expensive dispute over a Yugoslav-era bank won’t go away, and Russia frees an imprisoned physicist after eight years.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Joshua Boissevain
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