Eastern Europe & Russia

14 August 2018
Kremlin’s Economic Salvation Plan Takes Shape

More taxes, pension cuts, and a smaller role for private businesses are in store.

 
13 August 2018
Caspian Agreement May Trigger Cascade of Energy Projects

After decades of wrangling, the five Caspian states appear ready to cooperate. From Eurasianet.

By Peter Leonard
 
10 August 2018
Jailed Ukrainian Filmmaker Sentsov Said Near Death

Ukrainian ombudswoman says hunger-striking prisoner needs urgent hospital care.

 
10 August 2018
Russians Rally Against Pension Reform

Few policies have aroused more fury in recent years than the decision to raise the retirement age.

 
9 August 2018
How One Small War Dealt a Hammer Blow to East-West Relations

Russia drew valuable lessons from its easy victory over Georgia in the 2008 war.

 

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