12 December 2018
Putin Pays Backhanded Homage to Rights Champion Alexeyeva

Russian leader praises the late activist, defends jailing of her friend as necessary to protect public order.

6 December 2018
Tirana in Tirade Against Greece After Latest Albanian Death

Foreign Ministry calls on Athens to curtail ultra-nationalists, condemn hate speech aimed at the Albanian minority.

19 November 2018
Did Hungary Help Gruevski Flee Macedonian Justice? Premium

Budapest denies aiding the former leader’s escape but admits he gave advance notice of his intention to request asylum.

16 November 2018
Syrian Refugees Search for New Homes in Turkey Premium

Turkey has taken in 3.5 million refugees from the Syrian conflict. After an often perilous journey, the newcomers must still find a place to live – sometimes in the face of hostility.

By Filiz Gazi
13 November 2018
Navalny Prevented From Leaving Russia

The opposition figure planned to attend ECHR hearing on his complaint against Kremlin harassment.

13 November 2018
Ex-Macedonian PM Gruevski Flees to Hungary

Out of legal options and with more court cases looming, the once-powerful leader takes to his heels.

5 November 2018
Ukrainian Activist Dies After Acid Attack Premium

Kateryna Handziuk spoke out on corruption and the influence of pro-Russian forces in Kherson, near Crimea.

25 October 2018
Seeking the Good Life in Turkey Premium
Urbanites are riding a growing wave of migration in search of a more fulfilling life.
By Zeynep Yunculer
12 October 2018
Bosniak Wartime General Charged Over Massacre of Serbs Premium

Atif Dudakovic and 16 other former soldiers stand accused of killing elderly civilians, destroying Orthodox churches during the 1992-95 conflict. 

10 October 2018
The Kremlin’s Salesman Premium

The smoothest purveyor of Russian propaganda puts on a show at Yale University.

By Peter Rutland


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