Eastern Europe & Russia

2 July 2014
Russia Bans Internet ‘Extremism,’ Bulgaria Faces New EU Sanctions Premium

Plus, more bad news for Kazakhstan’s Kashagan oil project, and supporters fear for the safety of an academic detained in Tajikistan.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Mane Grigoryan, and Madeleine Stern
 
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1 July 2014
Ukraine Slides Back Into Violence, Six Convicted in Skopje Mass Murder Premium

Plus, Croatia and Macedonia take opposite tacks on same-sex marriage and a controversial art show opens in St. Petersburg to mixed reviews.

By Ky Krauthamer, Ioana Caloianu, Mane Grigoryan, and Madeleine Stern
 
30 June 2014
Russia Mounts Massive Military Exercises, Montenegrin Court SuspendsTabloid for Tarring Activist Premium

Plus, scandals prompt Serbia to mull vetting officials’ academic claims and the Eurasian Union remains open to Ukrainian imports – for now. 

By Barbara Frye, Ioana Caloianu, Mane Grigoryan, and Madeleine Stern
 
27 June 2014
EU Opens Door to Three Eastern Neighbors, Russia Tightens Migration Rules Premium

Plus, a movie about the Chechen deportations raises questions in Moscow, and former Soviet strongmen reflect on the long career of Uzbekistani leader Karimov.

By Ky Krauthamer, Jeremy Druker, Mane Grigoryan, and Madeleine Stern
 

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