Plus, rare bison fall to tuberculosis in Poland and Kyiv eyes a revitalized Chernobyl region.
A fight is brewing over the fate of Russia’s most storied film studio – and for the soul of the country’s movie industry.
Plus, Eastern Europe is livid over new Swiss immigration quotas and Armenians rally against Azeri movies.
Plus, Minsk tightens the screws on a jailed human rights activist, and how did Yanukovych make all that book money?
After a long absence, satire is back, even as the authorities seek to co-opt and marginalize it.
Now available! A new TOL e-book: "Crimea: The Anatomy of a Crisis" is a compilation of articles from TOL’s past coverage about Russia's annexation of Crimea, placed in the context of long-running disputes over the region. Find out also what's happened to Crimea and its people nearly a year after Russia's move shocked the international community.