Politics

19 January 2017
Big Protests in Romania Against Amnesty Bill

The proposed amnesty law, and changes to the criminal code, would set free around 2,500 people, including notorious politicians involved in graft and abuse-of-power cases. 

 
19 January 2017
Moldovan Opposition Seethes Over President’s Russia Trip

Igor Dodon drops welcome words into his Russian counterpart Putin’s ear.

 
16 January 2017
Tajikistan: President’s Son Named Dushanbe Mayor
The 29-year old son of Tajikistan’s president continued his speedy ascendancy through high office with his appointment as mayor of the capital city. From EurasiaNet.org.
By Kamila Ibragimova
 
13 January 2017
How to Shoot Yourself in the Foot

The recent scandals of the Polish opposition were of its own making, and have set back attempts to unnerve the ruling party.

By Martin Ehl
 
12 January 2017
The Return of Kremlinology

Whatever the truth about who knew what and about whom, it is clear that the Kremlin sees itself locked in an ideological war. 

By Peter Rutland
 
11 January 2017
Ukrainian MP Nadia Savchenko Publishes List of Conflict Prisoners and Missing People

The former Ukrainian military pilot's initiative was criticized for being detrimental to relatives of those on the list, and to the Ukrainian side. 

 

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