Central Europe & Baltics
- 30 July 2014
- Atrocities Probe Points to Top Figures in Kosovo, Russia Sanctions Bite Major Energy Companies
Plus, Hungary’s leader embraces ‘illiberal democracy’ and Central Asian countries are again named religion bullies.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Piers Lawson, and Erin Murphy
- 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
- 28 July 2014
- Russia Hit With Massive Yukos Judgment, Georgia Charges Saakashvili With Abusing Office
Plus, a Macedonian archeologist is jailed in smuggling case and a Bosnian leader decries flood donors’ mistrust.
- By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, and Mane Grigoryan
- 24 July 2014
- Russia Shrugs off Sanctions, Czech Government Falters Over Gas Tax
Plus, tensions rise still further in Nagorno-Karabakh and bad weather traps hundreds of climbers in Kyrgyzstan.
- By Piers Lawson, Ioana Caloianu, Mane Grigoryan and Madeleine Stern
- 23 July 2014
- NATO Members Call for Bastion in the East as Putin Plans Serbia Visit
Plus, Ukraine may prosecute Russian officials and oligarchs for aiding rebels, and international donors pledge billions in Balkan flood relief.
- By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Mane Grigoryan, and Madeleine Stern
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