Politics

20 May 2016
Counting down to Russia’s 2016 Duma Elections

As Russia gears up for parliamentary elections this autumn, how can the country's embattled opposition and civil society offer a real contest to the Kremlin's "imitation democracy"?

By Janek Lasocki
 
19 May 2016
EC Issues Another Warning to Poland
Government in Warsaw has until Monday to answer concerns over constitutional court or face further legal procedure.
 
19 May 2016
Macedonia Postpones Elections
Decision comes after only governing party had registered candidates.
 
17 May 2016
Macedonia Elections Questioned
The EU and others are already doubting the legitimacy of Macedonia's upcoming parliamentary elections – even before they’ve been run.
 
17 May 2016
Russia Moves to Restrict Extremists’ Travel

Parliamentarians say new legislation is aimed at suspected terrorists, but critics say it could be used against enemies of the Kremlin.

 

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