Central Europe & Baltics

30 July 2018
Russian Dissidents Find Sanctuary in Lithuania Premium

Dozens of people opposed to the Putin regime escape political persecution by settling down in the Baltic states.

 
26 July 2018
EU Court Issues Stinging Rebuke to Polish Justice Premium

Ruling widens rift over Warsaw’s moves to increase control over a judiciary it claims is in dire need of a purge.

 
24 July 2018
Russian Night Wolves Settle Down in Slovakia

Slovaks are asking how a Russian biker club close to Vladimir Putin was able to open a branch in their country in a compound shared with a paramilitary group.

 
24 July 2018
Green Light for Putin? Premium

U.S. President Donald Trump's siding with Russia at the Helsinki summit could spell bad news for Central Europe and the Balkans, where Moscow's influence is already conspicuous.

By Martin Ehl
 
19 July 2018
Czech Police Holding Suspected Tiger-Part Smugglers Premium

Men accused of killing tigers and other animals bred in captivity as raw material for Chinese medicines.

 
18 July 2018
Have Hungarian Authorities Now Set Their Sights on Academy of Sciences? Premium

Critics see move to hand over big part of science budget to new ministry as way to extend political control over unruly academics.

 

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