Bosnia & Herzegovina
12 September 2014
EU, U.S. Launch New Russia Sanctions, Anti-Graft Agency Proposed in Ukraine
Plus, Georgia’s prime minister slams an anti-Muslim ‘provocation’ and investors’ claims burden Kyrgyzstan.
By S. Adam Cardais, Ioana Caloianu and Anders Ryehauge
12 September 2014
The Kyrgyzstan Preschool Lottery
A serious shortage of kindergartens has driven the few who can afford it into private schools of debatable quality. First in an occasional series.
By Hamid Toursunov and Bakyt Ibraimov
2 September 2014
NATO Looks Russia in the Eye, School Year Off to Rocky Start in Balkans
Plus, Russia aims for software independence within seven years, and two top Macedonian politicos take their feud into court.
By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu and Anders Ryehauge
19 August 2014
Sputtering Truce Talks in Ukraine, Paramilitary Drills at Kids’ Church Camp in Serbia
Plus, Bosnian archivists struggle to save precious documents after the February violence and Russia's oil tsar defends his reputation.
By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, and Anders Ryehauge
7 August 2014
Russia Set to Restrict Food Imports, Maidan Holdouts Fight Clearing of Tent Camp
Plus, Albania takes aim at suspected diploma mills and Uzbekistani bondholders get a nasty surprise.
By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Jeremy Druker
29 July 2014
Lithuania: The Incredible Shrinking University Degree The allure of a university diploma gives way to the security of vocational training in the post-2008 economy.
By Linas Jegelevicius
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