Plus, Tatarstan police abuse investigation widens and Hungary plans more new taxes.
Plus, Lithuanians remember the “Kaunas Spring” and Tbilisi cleans up after flash flood.
Plus, Croatian leaders slam anti-Roma incidents and Kosovo president rejects draconian media regulations.
The hoped-for Russian blockbuster of 2012, a film set during the 2008 war, failed to catch fire at home while proving too hot to handle for some of the neighbors.
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.