Eastern Europe & Russia

16 May 2012
New Political Scandals Erupt as Navalny Unveils Anti-corruption Card

Plus, Tatarstan police abuse investigation widens and Hungary plans more new taxes.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Joshua Boissevain
Romas Kalanta

15 May 2012
Mladic Seeks Trial Delay, Russian Capital Outflow Rises

Plus, Lithuanians remember the “Kaunas Spring” and Tbilisi cleans up after flash flood.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, and Joshua Boissevain
14 May 2012
Albanians March on Skopje, Protesters Chill Out in Moscow
Plus, Warsaw faces blowback over retirement age and Moscow uses accusations, diplomacy against Tbilisi.
By Barbara Frye and Ioana Caloianu
11 May 2012
Moscow Uncovers Olympics Terrorist Plot, Lithuanian Leader to See Tymoshenko Premium

Plus, Croatian leaders slam anti-Roma incidents and Kosovo president rejects draconian media regulations.

By S. Adam Cardais and Joshua Boissevain
10 May 2012
The Guns of August

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.

By Vladimir Kozlov



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