Society

17 February 2012
Bulgaria Bans Smoking, Record Russian Arms Exports

Plus, Russian youth suicides mount, and harsh winter terrorizes Czech roads.

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain
 
16 February 2012
Polish-Lithuanian Education Dispute Spills Over

Changes in Lithuanian schools further strain already-frayed ties.

By Wojciech Kosc
 
16 February 2012
A House Call for Tymoshenko, Russian Troops Killed in Chechnya Premium

Plus, Blood and Honey premieres in Sarajevo, and Albania targets libel in social media.

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain
 
15 February 2012
Orban in Retreat

Presidential plagiarism might be the least of the Hungarian regime’s political headaches.

By Balint Szlanko
 
15 February 2012
Independent Voices in Russia Under New Pressure, Baku Woos Journalists

Plus, Astana may need a new game plan and Serbs in northern Kosovo seek influence in hugely different ways.

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Joshua Boissevain
 
14 February 2012
Lessons for a New Kind of President Premium

Next year, Czechs will have a popularly elected president for the first time.

By Martin Ehl
 
Anne Nivat
14 February 2012
Spanish Police Nab Djindjic Killer, Dutch Website Angers East Europeans

Plus, Ukraine says no to customs union and Medvedev sacks St. Petersburg police chief over beating probe.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Joshua Boissevain
 

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